Top News on American Airlines

  • Washington National operator weighs expansion options


    ​The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) is evaluating four options to expand terminal facilities at Ronald Reagan Washington National airport, as it prepares for a surge in passenger numbers.


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  • Rocket attacks halt flights into Ben Gurion airport


    Several foreign airlines have suspended flights to Israel following rocket attacks launched from Gaza.


  • FARNBOROUGH: E2 to be star of Embraer's show


    Embraer will be putting its E-Jet E2 family centre stage this year, as it works to bag new orders and tout the...


  • FARNBOROUGH Superjet International targets Latin America with Russian regional jet


    Superjet International has a message for rival Embraer – watch out, we are coming after you in your own back yard.


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  • American hopes to place remaining E175s at Envoy

    News | 30 Jul 2014 00:34 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines is still holding out hope that it can reach a deal with the pilots at its regional subsidiary Envoy to fly at least 40 Embraer 175 aircraft that it has on order.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-hopes-to-place-remaining-E175s-at-Envoy-402157/
  • American to slow growth to Asia as new routes mature

    News | 30 Jul 2014 00:11 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines will slow its growth to Asia during the next two years, as it focuses on the profitability of its existing new routes to the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-to-slow-growth-to-Asia-as-new-routes-mature-402156/
  • China leads global business travel growth

    News | 29 Jul 2014 18:12 | Edward Russell

    ​Business travel in China is soaring with spending up more than 15% to $225 million in 2013, finds a new report by the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/China-leads-global-business-travel-growth-402149/
  • ANALYSIS: Overcapacity overshadows Atlantic alliance shifts

    News | 29 Jul 2014 16:16 | Edward Russell

    ​The ever-popular transatlantic market is booming again this year, with industry capacity up more than 8% for the summer IATA season.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Overcapacity-overshadows-Atlantic-alliance-shifts-402009/
  • ANALYSIS: Virgin America marks latest triumph with IPO

    News | 28 Jul 2014 20:50 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​California-based Virgin America's filing for an initial public offering (IPO) marks a milestone that the airline has anticipated for years, capping off a series of sweet victories for the airline in recent months following years of losses.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Virgin-America-marks-latest-triumph-with-IPO-402092/
  • American plans new service to Cap Haitien

    News | 28 Jul 2014 15:51 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines will begin new service to Cap Haitien, Haiti, from its hub at Miami International airport in October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-plans-new-service-to-Cap-Haitien-402083/