Top News on American Airlines

  • IAG: Aer Lingus would join Oneworld and Atlantic pact


    IAG would retain Aer Lingus’s brand and have the Irish airline enter the Oneworld alliance and its transatlantic joint venture if its latest takeover bid succeeds.


  • Other News for American Airlines

  • Boeing tops 700-mark for 2014 deliveries, beats record


    ​Boeing has confirmed setting a new commercial aircraft delivery record in 2014 by shipping 723 aircraft overall,...


  • Pilots played role in US Airways 1702 crash: FAA


    New details about the 13 March crash of a US Airways Airbus A320 at Philadelphia reveal the accident was preceded by...


  • Air Wisconsin nearing deal with Delta for 26 CRJ200s


    ​Air Wisconsin has reached an agreement in principal to operate 26 Bombardier CRJ200s for Delta Air Lines beginning in...


  • News Listings for American Airlines

  • American ends New York-Louisville in favour of other routes

    News | 28 Jan 2015 22:13 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines will end flights between New York LaGuardia and Louisville in March, as it shifts slots to routes serving larger markets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-ends-New-York-Louisville-in-favour-of-other-routes-408410/
  • Former official urges oversight of FAA's American inquiry

    News | 28 Jan 2015 18:56 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    A former top aviation safety investigator is calling for the Department of Transportation (DOT) to ensure the Federal Aviation Administration conducts a thorough investigation into allegations of maintenance violations at American Airlines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Former-official-urges-oversight-of-FAAs-American-inquiry-408403/
  • American plans aircraft financing in 2015 as debt rises

    News | 28 Jan 2015 16:43 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines plans to debt finance the majority of its aircraft deliveries in 2015, even as its long-term debt and lease obligations rose during the past year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-plans-aircraft-financing-in-2015-as-debt-rises-408399/
  • American continues capacity growth in Q1 despite pressure

    News | 28 Jan 2015 15:20 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines will increase capacity by 2% to 4% in the first quarter, despite reporting pressure on unit revenues on numerous fronts at the end of 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-continues-capacity-growth-in-Q1-despite-pressure-408392/
  • Aeromexico plans Miami-Monterrey flights

    News | 28 Jan 2015 14:19 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Aeromexico will begin non-stop daily service between Miami and Monterrey from 26 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aeromexico-plans-Miami-Monterrey-flights-408387/
  • ANALYSIS: Unit revenues fall at American as competition increases

    News | 27 Jan 2015 20:01 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines misjudged the impact of increasing competition in some of its core markets during the fourth quarter, resulting in a continuing drop in passenger unit revenues.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Unit-revenues-fall-at-American-as-competition-increases-408353/