Former AMR CEO Joins Walmart BoardThe executive who led American Airlines through bankruptcy reorganization has joined the board of Walmart. The retailer on Monday named Tom Horton as a director.
AA, US Airways Merger Complete - Now World's Biggest AirlineAmerican Airlines emerged from bankruptcy protection and US Airways culminated its long pursuit of a merger partner as the two completed their deal Monday to create the world's biggest airline.
AMR Earns $289 Million In Q3American Airlines parent company AMR said that it earned $289 million in the third quarter. That marks a big turnaround from a loss of $238 million a year earlier.
Merger Worries American Eagle Flight AttendantsThe union representing American Eagle flight attendants says members are worried about their fate if the merger of American Airlines and US Airways goes through.
Airlines Say Case Against Merger Is FlawedAmerican Airlines and US Airways said late Tuesday that the government's opposition to their planned merger shows that it does not understand the airline industry.
Airline Employment Down From Last YearFederal officials said that airline employment has dropped from last summer because of job cuts at American Airlines and regional carriers that use smaller planes.
American Airlines July Profit DoublesAmerican Airlines said that its July profit doubled to $292 million as it benefited from a busy summer travel season and cost-cutting from its bankruptcy reorganization.
Judge Questions Giving OK To AMR Bankruptcy PlanA judge asked American Airlines' lawyers to explain why he should approve the company's plan to merge with US Airways and exit bankruptcy protection while the merger is being challenged by the federal government.
DOJ Files Lawsuit To Block AA & US Air Merger; Airlines Vow Legal Fight The U.S. Justice Department wants to ground the proposed $14 billion dollar merger between Fort Worth-based American Airlines and US Airways.
Parent Of American Airlines Posts $220M Profit The parent of American Airlines is reporting a $220 million profit for the second quarter as its cost-cutting from its bankruptcy reorganization kicked in.
American Airlines Revenue Measure RisesDemand for international travel has boosted traffic and a key revenue measure on American Airlines.
American Says It Will Add Seats On Many Planes American Airlines expects to add more seats to some of its planes, which could mean less leg room for passengers.