American Airlines

American Airlines joins race for pilots, set to add 1,350 flight crew by 2022

American Airlines is set to add 1,350 pilots by 2022 ahead of an anticipated pilot shortage....


American Airlines calls back thousands of cabin crew

In addition to hundreds of vacancies for pilots, American Airlines plans to return around 3,300 cabin crew into active operations....


American Airlines to cut 1% of July operations amid labor shortage

American Airlines is reportedly planning to cut 1% of July 2021 operations capacity amid a labor shortage....


Future with eVTOL: Virgin Atlantic & American Airlines order 400 electric plane

A British air carrier Virgin Atlantic and the American air carrier American Airlines (A1G) (AAL) signed two separate purchase deals with Vertical Aerospace, under which both companies will acquire a total of up to 400 electric vertical take-offs and landing (eVTOL) aircraft combined. Virgin Atlantic committed to purchasing up to 150 fully electric zero-emissions VA-X4 aircraft capable of flying over 100 miles while carrying four passengers onboar...


American Airlines Boeing 737 hits lamp post, suffers wing damage

American Airlines Boeing 737-800 suffered left wing damage after hitting a lamp post at DFW airport....


Pipeline hacking to affect US airlines fuel supply for days

A cyberattack caused a major pipeline in the United States to shut down, which could force US carriers to find alternatives to refuel their flights....


American Airlines sees growing travel demand in summer

As summer season approaches, American Airlines sees growing domestic and international air travel demand....


U.S. airlines gauge positive outlook on surge in leisure travel demand

Return in leisure demand sparks hiring hopes as U.S. airlines position their business to take on added capacity....


American Airlines cuts its debt by $2.8 billion

American Airlines Group, the parent company of American Airlines, reduced its outstanding debt by $2.8 billion....


American Airlines lessor substantially completes delivery of Boeing 737 MAX jets

American Airlines has almost received the whole delivery of 18 new Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets under the contract with its lessor Dubai Aerospace Enterprise.  ...