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AA Update – Merger Possible

The American Airlines’ pilots union approved a plan that could ultimately lead to a merger between American and US Airways inside bankruptcy.


American Airlines pilots stage and informational picket outside The Boeing Company headquarters on April 15, 2008 in Chicago, Illinois. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Pilots Union President Warns Members “This Is Not A…Game”

The union representing American Airlines pilots sent its members a strongly worded letter, a few days before voting begins on the airline’s new contract offer.


American Airlines pilots protest in support of the Allied Pilots Association on October 31 outside Terminal D at DFW (Chuck Schechner/CBSDFW)

Pilots Board Sends AA Deal In Principle To 8,000 Members

The Allied Pilots Association board of directors voted late Friday morning to send its 8,000 members the deal in principle struck with American Airlines. The final count was 12-4 in favor of presenting the offer.

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Is It Time To Avoid American Airlines?

With American Airlines canceling dozens of flights every day, passengers with fall travel plans are confronting an inconvenient question: Should they avoid the nation’s third-largest carrier because labor strife might cause delays and cancelations?


American Airlines Announces New Destinations From LAX, Including Non Stop To Shanghai

American Airlines Apologizes To Customers

As the battle rages on between American Airlines and its pilots, the company issues an apology to its customers regarding “recent operational challenges.”