Concerns Raised About Passenger Safety Over Foreign Airplane Repair Work The labor union representing American Airlines mechanics and ground crews has hired a firm run by the former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security to investigate if foreign repair work on planes is putting passengers at risk.
NAACP Lauds American Airlines But Keeps Travel AdvisoryCivil rights activists are praising American Airlines and their plan to train employees to counteract bias, but the NAACP is still warning African Americans about flying on the airline.
JPMorgan: Pilot Scheduling Mix-Up Could Cost American $10MA prominent airline analyst says American Airlines will pay about $10 million to fix the pilot-scheduling mix-up.
American Airlines, Pilots Reach Deal To Avoid Canceling FlightsAmerican Airlines reached an agreement Friday with its pilots' union to avoid having to cancel thousands of flights during the Christmas holiday season because of a glitch with the pilots' schedules.
American Airlines Vows To Take Steps Against Racial BiasThe airline announced the steps Thursday after a meeting between CEO Doug Parker and NAACP President Derrick Johnson.
American Says It Has Found Pilots For Most Christmas FlightsOfficials with American Airlines now say only a few hundred of its late December flights remain without pilots scheduled to fly the plane.
American Airlines Glitch Could Strand Thousands Of Holiday FlightsA spokesman for the airline said Wednesday that American expects to avoid canceling flights by paying overtime and using reserve pilots.
American Airlines Settles Disabilities Case For $9.8 MillionAmerican Airlines and a subsidiary will pay $9.8 million in stock to settle claims that they failed to help disabled employees return to work.
American Airlines CEO Meets With NAACP Over Bias ComplaintsAmerican Airlines said that CEO Doug Parker had a "positive" meeting Tuesday with some civil rights leaders who have accused the airline of racial bias.
American, Southwest Signal Rising Airline Prices AheadAmerican and Southwest are expecting their average prices to move higher the rest of this year, which would mark a shift from fare wars that have cut into profits and created turbulence for airline stock prices.
American Airlines 3Q Profit Falls On Higher Costs, StormsAmerican Airlines said Thursday that third-quarter profit fell on higher costs and the effect of three hurricanes, but it sees stronger pricing power ahead.
American Airlines Responds to NAACP Travel WarningFort Worth-based American Airlines is promising to meet with the NAACP after the civil rights organization issued a travel warning to African-American customers.