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American Airlines Cost Cutting Measures Begin

American Airlines sent a letter to employees Wednesday night, laying out the first changes for their employment as the company began the cost cutting needed to keep the bankrupt air carrier in the air.

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Mayor: Companies Interested In AA Maintenance Facility Space

Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price says don’t expect overgrown grass and empty lots at the site of the American Airlines maintenance base at Alliance Airport. The city has already heard from several companies interested in moving into the space.


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AA To Shutter Fort Worth Maintenance Facility

American Airlines plans to eliminate 1,090 jobs when it shuts down a Fort Worth maintenance facility in December.



Alliance-Area Businesses Support American Merger If It Saves Jobs

Nearby businesses say they’re dependent on the business they get from American’s employees.


U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner speaks during a press conference at the Treasury building on February 2, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Treasury Secretary Geithner Visits North Texas

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner is making a whirlwind visit to DFW to promote the transportation elements of President Obama’s proposed 2013 budget.


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American Airlines Pressured To Save Pension Plans

The federal pension insurance agency filed $91 million in liens against American Airlines property in a bid to pressure the company to save its retirement plans.


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Company Announces Fort Worth Subdivision Expansion

Hillwood Properties has laid out expansion plans for a project called AllianceTexas. Hillwood wants to build 3,000 multifamily units over the next 10 years.


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Push For Fort Worth Passenger Train Pilot Project

There’s talk of creating passenger train service to Alliance Airport in Fort Worth and then possibly on to other points north of the city.