American Airlines is marking a merger milestone, and US Airways is one step closer toward extinction. The FAA has granted the two airlines the authority to operate as one carrier.
S&P Dow Jones Indices says that American Airlines Group will soon be joining the S&P 500 index.
American Airlines says it will combine its frequent-flier program with that of US Airways within the next 30 days.
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American Airlines, US Airways and their regional carriers have canceled almost 1,800 flights due to winter storms in the Midwest and Northeast.
Pilots at American Airlines and US Airways have approved a single labor contract.
American Airlines is offering customers flexibility to change their travel plans due to anticipated winter weather conditions in the Northeast during Thanksgiving week.
Flight attendants at American Airlines rejected a five-year contract Sunday, forcing the world’s largest carrier and its union for cabin-crew workers into binding arbitration.
American Airlines and US Airways will combine their frequent flier programs early next year and, for now, will continue to base free flights on how many miles customers fly.
Customer-service agents at Fort Worth-based American Airlines voted overwhelmingly for union representation, reversing a narrow defeat for organized labor less than two years ago.
During the past several weeks, airline pilots diverted three flights after passengers got into fights over reclining seats.
After a three-day public tiff, American Airlines fares have returned to Orbitz. Orbitz said Friday that it has reached an agreement with the airline to continue selling AA and US Airways tickets on its websites.