FCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet service U.S. federal telecommunications regulators are pushing ahead with efforts to bring faster Internet service to commercial and private airline flights. The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday started deliberations on a proposal that would offer a new type of in-flight broadband service promising U.S. More
Looking for a better airline seat? There's a site for that If you fly, chances are you have a story to tell about an uncomfortable airline seat. Vicki Morwitz does. Hers involves a long-haul plane trip, a minuscule economy-class enclosure and a circuitous routing that deposited her at her destination feeling exhausted and irritated. More
FAA clears Boeing battery fix, ending 787 flight ban The Federal Aviation Administration gave formal approval on Thursday for a new lithium-ion battery system for Boeing Co's 787 Dreamliner, ending a three-month ban and clearing airlines to fly the plane with passengers again. More
American Airlines passengers still backed up after glitch Flight cancellations and delays continued to bedevil American Airlines customers on Wednesday -- a day after a major glitch crippled the carrier's reservation system, leading to the grounding of its fleet for several hours."These computer system can get hung up waiting for data. More
American Airlines pilots reject tentative deal NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- American Airlines' pilots ... "You can't survive in this market place with labor dragging its feet. They're playing with fire." Still American is in stronger position in relation to its unions, at least in the near term. 08/8/2012 - 12:18 pm | View Link
American Airlines makes its case against union contracts NEW YORK — Lawyers for American Airlines and its labor unions argued Monday in federal bankruptcy court over the best course for the financially troubled company. American’s lawyers said the company must make painful cuts in labor costs to survive in ... 04/23/2012 - 6:42 pm | View Link
American Airlines says it needs labor cuts to survive; unions disagree NEW YORK — American Airlines Inc. needs to toss out its union contracts and slash its labor costs to reorganize its finances and become a successful airline, its lawyer told U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Sean Lane on Monday. American has the “highest labor ... 04/23/2012 - 5:50 pm | View Link
American Moves to Void Labor Deals as Unions Back US Airways April 20 Neidl on Possible AMR Bid by U.S. Airways American Airlines told a judge it must ... saying it can’t survive without securing its proposed cuts of $1.25 billion in annual labor costs. “This hearing is the single most important step to date ... 04/23/2012 - 10:12 am | View Link
American Moves to Void Labor Deals as Unions Back US Airways American Airlines ... cuts and backed a takeover by US Airways Group Inc. (LCC:US) American began a hearing today in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Manhattan to reject union contracts, saying it cannot survive without securing the $1.25 billion in annual labor ... 04/23/2012 - 7:57 am | View Link
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History Of AMR And American Airlines American Airlines began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on June 10, 1939.In 1942, American entered the airline catering business with a subsidiary called Sky ... 01/31/2015 - 6:45 pm | View Website
American Airlines American Airlines, Inc. (AA) is a major United States airline. It operates an extensive international and U.S. domestic network, with scheduled flights throughout ... 01/31/2015 - 3:32 pm | View Website
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This will create an interesting situation in three or four years, when the Center City Connector line is constructed along First Avenue. This line will link together the new First Hill line with the existing South Lake Union line.
ELLA, Sri Lanka — There are few things that can soothe the headache that comes after six hours of driving on dirt roads in a tropical country. Or so I thought, until I arrived in the mountain town of Ella to a cool breeze and a fresh pot of tea.