American Airlines

On 4 July 2018, Piedmont Airlines retired its de Havilland Canada “Dash 8” fleet after 33 years of flying

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3KNEhAbbyo On 4 July 2018, Piedmont Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines, retired its de Havilland Canada “Dash 8” fleet after 33 years...

Both American Airlines and United Airlines issued a statement on the current U.S. immigration policy

United Airlines and American Airlines, two of the biggest U.S. carriers issued a statement today with concerns about reports that commercial airlines have been...

American Airlines Airbus A319 makes emergency landing at El Paso after hail shattered the windshields and damaged the nose cone

On 3 June 2018 an American Airlines Airbus A319 (N806AW) made an emergency landing in El Paso after hail shattered the windshields and damaged...

Keflavik Airport adds three new connections to one big destination: WOW, Icelandair and American to Dallas/Fort Worth

As Keflavik Airport continues to intensify its solid route network, the coming weeks will see the Icelandic gateway not only add a new destination...

American Airlines arrives at Budapest, with daily flights from Philadelphia

Going once, going twice, going three times to the US Making history and marking the momentous development of Budapest Airport’s new US routes, Saturday saw...

American Airlines flies to Prague for the first time, with a Boeing 767-300 from Philadelphia

American Airlines has brought the Czech Republic and the USA one step closer, launching direct service between Václav Havel Airport Prague and Philadelphia International...

Bombardier signs contract with American Airlines for 15 firm CRJ900 aircraft

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that it has signed a firm order for 15 new CRJ900 regional jets with American Airlines, Inc. (“American”). The...

American Airlines re-routes US-China flights amid rising tensions from Russia – Delays expected

Three Asia-bound American Airlines flights that normally fly over Russia have been rerouted via LAX, as the airline assesses growing geopolitical tensions. The three...

American Airlines orders 47 Boeing B787 Dreamliners and cancels order for 22 Airbus A350s

  American Airlines has announced an order for 47 Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft and has agreed with Airbus to cancel its order for 22 Airbus...

Qantas and American Airlines file application to form joint business

Qantas and American Airlines have filed a new application with the US Department of Transportation (DOT) seeking approval to form a joint business to...

Chaos at world’s busiest airport after electrical fire in underground facility

A fire causing extensive damage in an underground facility has turned Atlanta airport, world's busiest airport, in complete chaos on Sunday afternoon 1:00 pm...

Embraer delivers 1,400th E-Jet to American Airlines

Embraer celebrates the delivery of its 1,400th E-Jet, an E175, during a ceremony at Embraer’s industrial facilities in São José dos Campos, Brazil. American Airlines...

American Airlines is first retrofit customer for Airbus’ new Airspace XL luggage bins on its A321 fleet

Larger overhead luggage bins offer 40 percent more storage space for carry-on bags Project includes...

American Airlines and Delta Air Lines to restrict the use of “smart bags” for safety reasons

American Airlines and Delta Air Lines both have announced restrictions on passenger-carried “smart bags” that contain lithium-ion battery power banks. Effective Jan. 15, 2018,...

A computer glitch allowed all American Airlines pilots to take vacation over Christmas week

A computer glitch in a pilots trip trade system allowed all American Airlines pilots to take vacation over Christmas week, most of the pilots...

American Airlines strengthens service to Canada in 2018

American Airlines is strengthening its ties to Canada. Starting next summer, American is adding service from its hub at Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)...

New amendment will force ME3 airlines to pay U.S. incorporate tax

The United States Congress has issued a bill to simplify the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017"....

Impressive bird strike in Miami on an American Airlines Airbus A319

At about 11:00 on Tuesday 14th November, an American Airlines Airbus A319 registered N9025B and operating flight AA1498 from Mexico City to Miami was...

American Airlines Honors flight attendant Bette Nash for 60 Years of Service!

American Airlines team member Bette Nash, a flight attendant based at Washington D.C.’s Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), celebrated her diamond jubilee (60...

Embraer and American Airlines sign a contract for ten E175s

Embraer and American Airlines Inc. signed a firm order for ten E175 jets. American Airlines is exercising its purchase rights from its original contract...