American Airlines said that it will hire 1,500 pilots over the next five years, and recall the airline’s pilots who have been furloughed. The carrier plans to start recruiting this fall.
The newly elected leader of airline industry union TWU said that he will increase lobbying, oppose outsourcing and help unions strengthen ties to local communities.
American Airlines and US Airways on Monday morning agreed to extend their merger agreement, pushing back the date that either carrier could terminate their merger plan.
Hundreds of American Airlines and US Airways employees rallied outside of Capitol Hill on Wednesday to build support for the airlines’ proposed $14 billion merger.
The union representing American Eagle flight attendants says members are worried about their fate if the merger of American Airlines and US Airways goes through.
American 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.
A federal judge said that a trial over the government’s lawsuit to block the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways will start November 25.
The U.S. government wants to wait until March for a trial on its lawsuit aimed at blocking the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
American 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.
Fort Worth-based American Airlines and US Airways are asking for a November trial to settle the government’s lawsuit against their proposed merger.
Two North Texas Chamber of Commerce presidents tell Attorney General Greg Abbott to back off when it comes to the American Airlines/US Airways merger.
Union pilots at Texas-based American Airlines say the state attorney general’s opposition to American’s proposed merger with US Airways doesn’t make sense.