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American Airlines reinforces Dreamliner commitment with new order

Breaking Travel News  2018-04-09 06:15:04

Boeing and American Airlines have announced the world?s largest airline will more than double its 787 Dreamliner fleet with a new order for 47 of the super-efficient airplane. The American carrier has ...

American Airlines cancels deal with Airbus to buy 47 jets from Boeing

CNN  2018-04-06 23:44:12

American Airlines cancels deal with Airbus to buy 47 jets from Boeing

Boeing Lands Huge American Airlines Order

The Wall Street Journal  2018-04-06 23:36:30

American Airlines Group announced a huge order for Boeing twin-aisle jets worth more than $12 billion before discounts and canceled a deal to buy rival Airbus planes.

Boeing wins American Airlines' widebody jet order

Reuters  2018-04-06 23:29:47

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Boeing Co has won a closely watched contest to supply 47 new 787 Dreamliner jets to American Airlines , beating European rival Airbus for the highly coveted order of widebody, long-haul ...

American orders 47 787s, cancels A350 order

Air Transport World  2018-04-06 23:00:00

American Airlines announced April 6 it is ordering 47 Boeing 787 Dreamliners and canceling its order for 22 Airbus A350s. The oneworld airline is also deferring delivery of 40 Boeing 737 MAX narrowbodies.read ...

Boeing, American Airlines Sign Major Order for 47 787 Dreamliners

PR Newswire  2018-04-06 22:31:00

SEATTLE, April 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE:BA] and American Airlines today announced the world's largest airline will more than double its 787 Dreamliner fleet with a new order for 47 of the super-efficient ...

Boeing set to win American wide-body jet order: sources

Reuters  2018-03-23 21:42:41

PARIS/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Boeing Co is close to winning a keenly fought contest to supply 787 Dreamliner jets to American Airlines , beating European competition from the Airbus A330neo, three people ...

PenFed Credit Union, Gary Sinise Foundation and American Airlines Deliver Night of Relief to Puerto Rico

PR Newswire  2018-03-07 23:38:00

TYSONS, Va., March 7, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PenFed Credit Union, along with the Gary Sinise Foundation and their official airline partner American Airlines, hosted a benefit featuring the first-ever ...

American Airlines, AT&T, IFC And The Jeep Brand To Serve As Premier Sponsors Of The 2018 Spirit Awards

PR Newswire  2018-03-03 04:13:00

LOS ANGELES, March 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Film Independent, the nonprofit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and the LA Film Festival, announced its sponsors for the 2018 Film Independent ...

Kerr takes over as CargoLogicAir CEO

Air Transport World  2018-03-02 16:51:00

Former American Airlines and Etihad Aviation Group executive David Kerr has taken over as CEO of British all-cargo carrier CargoLogicAir, succeeding the airline?s founder Dmitry Grishin.read more

American CEO Parker decries failure to advance ATC reform

Air Transport World  2018-03-02 13:57:00

Dallas/Fort Worth-based American Airlines chairman and CEO Doug Parker is disappointed with the decision by Congress this week to shelve spinning off ATC management from FAA oversight. read more

American Airlines enters low-cost trans-Atlantic market

Reuters  2018-03-01 21:59:31

(Reuters) - American Airlines said on Thursday it would begin basic economy pricing on some long-haul flights, turning up the heat in a fare war over traditionally lucrative trans-Atlantic routes.

American Rejects O'Hare Expansion Plan

The Wall Street Journal  2018-02-28 19:36:00

American Airlines rejected aspects of plans to expand Chicago?s O?Hare International Airport that it said would favor rival carrier United Continental.

American Airlines, Qantas re-seek U.S. nod for joint venture

Reuters  2018-02-27 03:38:47

SYDNEY (Reuters) - American Airlines Group Inc and Qantas Airways Ltd are making a second attempt at gaining U.S. regulatory permission for a venture that would allow them to coordinate prices and schedules, ...

Qantas and American Airlines make new bid for more flights across the Pacific

The New Zealand Herald  2018-02-26 22:31:33

Qantas and American Airlines are trying again for approval for a joint venture which they say will lead to cheaper flights across the Pacific, benefiting all passengers, including New Zealanders.The two ...

American, Qantas resubmit JV application to DOT

Air Transport World  2018-02-26 22:01:00

American Airlines and Australian flag carrier Qantas are hoping that a revised application submitted to the US Department of Transportation (DOT) Feb. 26 to form an antitrust-immunized joint venture (JV) ...

American, Qantas resubmit JV application to DOT

Air Transport World  2018-02-26 22:01:00

American Airlines and Australian flag carrier Qantas are hoping that a revised application submitted to the US Department of Transportation (DOT) Feb. 26 to form an antitrust-immunized joint venture (JV) ...

GE Taps Accounting Expert, Former CEOs to Revamp Board

The Wall Street Journal  2018-02-26 14:42:38

General Electric will overhaul its board, removing several of the struggling conglomerate?s longest serving members and nominating three outsiders, including an accounting expert and former top executives ...

Why an American Airlines Monopoly Works for Charlotte

The Wall Street Journal  2018-02-22 00:40:54

In contrast to many cities luring low-cost competitors to their airports, Charlotte, N.C., has stuck with a dominant carrier, accepting high prices in exchange for plentiful flights

NTSB Urges Updates of Engine-Inspection and Evacuation Rules

The Wall Street Journal  2018-01-31 01:36:42

U.S. air-accident investigators have called for upgraded engine-inspection practices and better-coordinated procedures for passenger evacuations, in their final report about a fire that badly damaged an ...