A US-bound American Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Tokyo on Wednesday after hitting severe turbulence created by a strong winter storm, with several people taken to hospital for minor injuries.
American Airlines has won regulatory approval to swap flight attendants' paper manuals for lighter Samsung tablets in a change that will save nearly $1 million a year, the company said.
The move, which does not yet affect atte
The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has barred all American airlines from flying over Syria, saying the ongoing conflict poses a "serious potential threat."
The FAA had previously warned American carriers to avo
Qatar Airways and American Airlines have strengthened their relationship with a reciprocal frequent flyer program agreement, providing customers more opportunities to earn and redeem miles when travelling across each airline's global network
American Airlines said its operations returned to normal on Wednesday after it canceled nearly 1,000 flights on Tuesday because of a computer outage.
The airline also said it halted 81 flights on Wednesday to reposition crews and
US Airways Group and AMR Corp, the parent of American Airlines, are nearing an $11 billion merger that would create the world's largest airline and could announce a deal within a week, after resolving key differences on valuation and managem
US Airways Group and American Airlines parent AMR Corporation are in the final stages of negotiating a merger, with the final price and management structure still to be resolved, sources said.
The two airlines, as well as AMR'
American Airlines has signed an agreement with Qatar Airways, the country’s national carrier, to codeshare on each other’s flights providing new growth opportunities for American in the Middle East and for Qatar in the US.
Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, has further expanded its codeshare partnership with American Airlines adding 22 more cities in the US to its network.
With the expanded codeshare agreement, Gulf Air customers can book and fly to