Flight Attendants

American Airlines unveils a new company logo and exterior paint scheme on a Boeing 737-800 aircraft on January 17, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Merged Airline Crews See 2015 Contract

Unions for flight attendants at American Airlines and US Airways said that they have a deal which could result in both groups being governed by a single labor contract.

01/28/2014

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Flight Attendants Fighting Knife Rule Reversal

Flight attendants with American Airlines are handing out papers to North Texas travelers as a demonstration against the TSA’s decision to allow some knives back on airplanes.

03/28/2013

A US Airways tail rest on the tarmac near two American Airlines planes. (credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

US Airways Flight Attendants Approve Contract

Flight attendants at US Airways approved a new contract that wraps up some unfinished business from the airline’s 2005 merger with America West.

02/28/2013

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DFW Student Aspires To Be Flight Attendant

A young exchange student aspiring to be a flight attendant after graduation recently got to experience the American Airlines training center, getting her closer to her goal.

02/26/2013

The American Airlines logo is seen on the tail of a jet. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

American Airlines Merger Could Be Weeks Away

American Airlines’ CEO Tom Horton says it will be “a matter of weeks” before a decision is made about a merger with U-S Airways.

01/03/2013

The tail sections of Southwest Airlines planes. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Southwest Airlines Adds Crew Bases In Denver

Southwest Airlines Co. has officially opened new pilot and flight attendant crew bases at Denver International Airport.

10/02/2012

Ramp personnel load baggage into a departing American Airlines flight on August 15, 2001. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Nearly 3,000 AA Layoffs Coming

American Airlines has told the state it could be cutting nearly three thousand jobs here in North Texas by November.

CBS 11–09/24/2012

The American Airlines logo is seen on the tail of a jet. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

American Airlines Avoids Flight Attendant Layoffs

CBS 11 News has confirmed that 2,000 American Airlines flight attendants applied for the carrier’s early-out incentive. That response, the company said, means that it will not need to furlough any flight attendants.

09/21/2012

American Airlines flight attendants arrive for work. (credit: cott Olson/Getty Images)

Hundreds of AA Flight Attendants Taking Early Out

Flight attendants must apply by Thursday, and will receive $40,000 in cash. But they will give up all seniority, lose their company-subsidized health benefits, and can’t be rehired. More than 1400 flight attendants have signed up.

CBS 11–09/14/2012

American Eagle planes stand parked on the tarmac. (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

American Eagle Flight Attendants OK Contract

Flight attendants at American Eagle, the regional-flying sister to American Airlines, have overwhelmingly approved a new labor contract.

09/07/2012

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Bond Between Grapevine And AA Tested By Possible Merger

Many of AA’s pilots and flight attendants call Grapevine their home. How will a merger impact that relationship?

09/01/2012

American Airlines flight attendants arrive for work. (credit: cott Olson/Getty Images)

Flight Attendants Urged To Approve AA’s Offer

The vice president of the American Airlines flight attendants union urged members to approve the airline’s last, best contract offer. Flight attendants are currently in the process of voting.

08/01/2012

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