DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) -It was a tough day for a lot of travelers at DFW Airport Thursday. As the icy weather moved in, the problems for travelers increased. Some planes were taking off and landing, but […]
American Airlines and US Airways will become the world’s largest airline as early as Monday, December 9th, when they hope to merge.
After nearly two years, American Airlines has just been cleared for takeoff from bankruptcy, and can now merge with US Airways. The deal is set to be closed on December 9.
After a two-hour hearing on Monday, a federal bankruptcy court judge said he needs more time to decide whether to approve American Airlines bankruptcy plan.
Four members of Congress say that all airlines — not just low-fare carriers — should be able to bid on gates and landing rights that Fort Worth-based American Airlines and US Airways will give up after their merger.
Rival unions are fighting over how to represent 24,000 flight attendants at the new American Airlines, which expects a merger with US Airways to happen next month.
American Airlines is testing the idea of letting customers bid for upgrades to first class. Passengers can submit a bid — along with a credit card number — up to six days before the flight.
Angie Tabor with the Columbus Regional Airport Authority says the threat was made before American Airline flight 302 landed at Port Columbus at 11:56 a.m. Monday on a regularly scheduled flight from DFW Airport.
Officials say a DFW-bound American Airlines flight powered down an engine after a bird strike and made an emergency landing in San Jose. No injuries were reported.
The airline to be formed by the merger of American Airlines and US Airways said Friday that it will use the ticker symbol “AAL” and trade on the Nasdaq Stock Market.
A jetliner carrying six Dallas City Council members and the interim city manager had to return to DFW Airport Tuesday night after a bird-strike damaged one of the Boeing 757′s jet engines.
The Justice Department announced on Tuesday a proposed settlement with U.S. Airways and American Airlines that will allow the merger to move forward.