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 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 ... 04/24/2012 - 4:35 pm | View Link
American makes its case against union contracts NEW YORK (AP) — 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 ... 04/23/2012 - 11:11 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 makes its case against union contracts in bankruptcy court NEW YORK — Lawyers for American Airlines and its labor ... and impose many other cuts. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) ORG XMIT: NYML101 American's lawyers said the company must make painful cuts in labor costs to survive in an increasingly competitive industry. 04/23/2012 - 6:02 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
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American Airlines | World Airline News Posts about American Airlines written by Bruce Drum ... American Airlines Group Inc. (American Airlines and US Airways) today reported its second quarter 2014 results: 10/22/2014 - 2:04 am | View Website
The OMSI planetarium will show the viewing of the partial eclipse from around North America on the dome live via streaming starting at 2 p.m. Admission to the televised eclipse is free and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
DALLAS — U. S. airlines are raising base fares on many domestic flights even though they are getting a windfall from lower fuel prices. Delta Air Lines raised fares on many U. S. routes by $4 per round trip on Thursday night, and other big airlines have matched them, according to FareCompare.com CEO Rick Seaney and JPMorgan analyst Jamie Baker.