Passenger traffic and a key revenue figure rose in December at American Airlines and US Airways, echoing similar results at other big U.S. carriers.
American Airlines is giving customers a glimpse of how the airline will operate after its merger with U.S. Airways.
American Airlines says more than 60,000 employees voted and a majority want to paint red, white and blue horizontal stripes on the tails of all AA planes.
The new CEO of American Airlines will let the company’s employees settle a dispute over the fleet’s appearance by letting them pick the design for the tails of their planes.
American Airlines, fresh out of bankruptcy and newly merged with US Airways, said that it will buy 90 new regional jets to replace smaller, less fuel-efficient planes.
American 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.
American Airlines emerged from bankruptcy protection and US Airways culminated its long pursuit of a merger partner when the two completed their deal on Monday.
American Airlines and US Airways will become the world’s largest airline as early as Monday, December 9th, when they hope to merge.
After nearly two years, American Airlines has just been cleared for takeoff from bankruptcy, and can now merge with US Airways. The deal is set to be closed on December 9.
After a two-hour hearing on Monday, a federal bankruptcy court judge said he needs more time to decide whether to approve American Airlines bankruptcy plan.
Four members of Congress say that all airlines — not just low-fare carriers — should be able to bid on gates and landing rights that Fort Worth-based American Airlines and US Airways will give up after their merger.
Rival unions are fighting over how to represent 24,000 flight attendants at the new American Airlines, which expects a merger with US Airways to happen next month.