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The best airplane bars have leather banquettes, morning programming

The New Zealand Herald  2017-05-10 02:48:06

Remember the days when airlines wooed passengers with glamorous offerings like in-flight dining rooms and onboard pianos? Neither do we. But for every carrier that's skimping on legroom (see American Airlines), ...

American raises 2Q unit revenue guidance

Air Transport World  2017-05-09 17:15:00

American Airlines has boosted its second-quarter unit revenue forecast after a strong traffic performance in April.read more

American Airlines raises second-quarter forecast for key revenue metric

Reuters  2017-05-09 12:33:47

(Reuters) - American Airlines Group on Tuesday raised its forecast for total revenue per available seat mile (TRASM), a key revenue metric, for the second quarter, citing improving yields and lower estimated ...

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport Connects Customers to Rome and Amsterdam

PR Newswire  2017-05-05 20:14:00

DFW AIRPORT, Texas, May 5, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Customers from Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport now have non-stop access to two of the most popular destinations in Europe ? Rome ...

Flights to US slashed to $799 as American Airlines takes on Air NZ on LA route

The New Zealand Herald  2017-05-05 17:00:00

Airfares to the United States have been slashed by up to $1500 as the price war between airlines continues.The cost of flights has dropped significantly in the past year due to increased competition as ...

Man sues American Airlines after becoming squashed next to obese passengers

The New Zealand Herald  2017-05-05 09:25:57

A NSW man is suing American Airlines after he became squashed sitting next to two "grossly obese" passengers during a long-haul flight.Michael Anthony Taylor, of Wollongong, is seeking more than $100,000 ...

American Airlines is cutting legroom in economy

The New Zealand Herald  2017-05-03 18:47:36

American Airlines, the world's biggest carrier, is planning to cut legroom in its economy cabins by up to two inches, in a bid to make room for additional passenger seats.The seat pitch on board the US ...

American Air cuts two inches of legroom on some seats in new jets

Reuters  2017-05-03 16:21:21

NEW YORK (Reuters) - American Airlines is shaving off an additional two inches of economy class legroom on some of the seats in its new Boeing Co 737 MAX jets, just as relations between U.S. airlines and ...

American Airlines cutting more legroom

CNN  2017-05-03 00:52:22

American Airlines cutting more legroom

American 1Q profit down 67% as fuel costs rise; defends pay increase

Air Transport World  2017-04-27 20:48:00

American Airlines reported a first-quarter 2017 net profit of $234 million, down 66.6% from net income of $700 million in the 2016 March quarter, as fuel prices rose sharply.read more

American orders four more Embraer E175s

Air Transport World  2017-04-27 19:03:00

American Airlines has placed a firm order for four more Embraer E175 aircraft, adding to the 60 E175s the carrier had previously ordered.read more

American again defers A350 deliveries; first pushed back to 2020

Air Transport World  2017-04-27 15:56:00

American Airlines is deferring the delivery of 24 widebody aircraft, including its first Airbus A350 that had been scheduled for delivery next year, reducing capital expenditures by more than $1 billion ...

American pilots & flight attendants to get peer-standard pay raises

Air Transport World  2017-04-27 03:02:00

American Airlines is offering mid-term pay raises to its pilots and flight attendants so they are compensated in line with their peers at Delta Air Lines and United Airlines - a voluntary move almost unprecedented ...

American Airlines offers pilots and flight attendants a raise

CNN  2017-04-26 23:12:36

American Airlines offers pilots and flight attendants a raise

American Airlines to Raise Pay for Pilots, Flight Attendants

The Wall Street Journal  2017-04-26 22:31:52

American Airlines Group Inc. wants to raise pay for its pilots and flight attendants to keep up with its rivals.

Passenger retains attorney as American investigates incident

Air Transport World  2017-04-24 18:00:00

Tom Demetrio, the high-profile Chicago attorney who is representing the United Airlines passenger dragged off a recent flight, said he has been retained by an American Airlines passenger who got into an ...

The best defense against an airline

CNN  2017-04-23 19:22:53

Video evidence has emerged of an American Airlines incident in which an unidentified male passenger confronts a male flight attendant, warning him "You do that to me, and I'll knock you flat." The flight ...

Video shows altercation on flight

CNN  2017-04-22 22:42:20

American Airlines is investigating after a video surfaced on social media showing a confrontation between a passenger and a flight attendant aboard one of its flights.

American Airlines Flight Attendant Suspended After Altercation

The Wall Street Journal  2017-04-22 20:51:06

A flight attendant for American Airlines was suspended after a video was posted on social media showing him in a heated argument with a passenger who was protesting the way the crew member had treated ...

Airline employee to passenger: Hit me

CNN  2017-04-22 14:34:54

American Airlines is investigating after a video surfaced on social media showing a confrontation between a passenger and an airline employee aboard one of its flights. CNN's Polo Sandoval reports.