American Airlines to begin training pilots for Boeing 787

| |Wednesday, May. 28, 2014

American Airlines will take possession of its first 787, which Boeing calls the Dreamliner, in November.

American Airlines says it won’t merge regional carriers

| |Wednesday, May. 21, 2014

PSA Airlines, a regional carrier formerly operated by US Airways, will operate the new 76-seat CRJ-900s produced by Bombardier.

Hillwood to help Fort Worth find new tenant for Alliance maintenance base

| |Friday, May. 16, 2014

American Airlines announced in August that it had reached a lease transfer agreement with AFW Solutions on its vacant maintenance base at Alliance Airport, but that has apparently fallen through.

New Airbus A350 pays a visit to DFW Airport

| |Tuesday, May. 06, 2014

American Airlines has ordered 22 of the new Airbus airplanes, which can carry 315 passengers seated nine across in the cabin.

Downsizing may reduce half the pilot jobs at Envoy Air, union says

| |Friday, May. 02, 2014

American Airlines Group plans to park 59 small regional jets and transfer 47 larger jets away from its subsidiary carrier after the pilots union rejected a new cost-cutting contract.

CEO: American trying to move Love Field gates to Virgin America

| |Thursday, May. 01, 2014

The American Airlines CEO says Virgin America was the only airline selected by the Justice Department as a potential acquirer of its two gates at Dallas Love Field.

American Airlines’ new CEO got 2013 compensation topping $20 million

| |Friday, Apr. 25, 2014

Parker says this year’s earnings will be 20% less than what Delta, United chiefs will get

Decision on Love Field gates has not been made, executives say

| |Thursday, Apr. 24, 2014

American and Southwest execs say they’re unaware of any decision on selecting a winner for two gates being divested by American.

American Airlines posts $480 million profit

| |Friday, Apr. 25, 2014

The combined American-US Airways reports revenue of $10 billion in its first full quarter as a merged company.

American must pay benefits of union-represented retirees, judge says

| |Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

American Airlines wanted to make all retirees pay the full premiums for their health and life insurance benefits. The bankruptcy judge says the carrier may do that only for non-union workers.

American Eagle is now known as Envoy Air

| |Tuesday, Apr. 15, 2014

The regional carrier needed a new name as parent American Airlines Group began contracting with other carriers to handle regional flights.

American Airlines to take $60 million hit from winter storms

| |Tuesday, Apr. 08, 2014

The Fort Worth-based carrier said it canceled 34,000 flights in the first three months of the year.

American makes changes to its frequent flier program

| |Tuesday, Apr. 08, 2014

The changes will affect the 110 million members of the American Airlines and US Airways loyalty programs.

AMR shares pay off for investors despite bankruptcy

| |Friday, Apr. 04, 2014

Holding onto shares of AMR Corp. is paying off handsomely for investors.

American Eagle pilots vote no on a new contract

| |Friday, Mar. 28, 2014

By rejecting the contract offer, American Eagle will not be given newer larger planes to fly for American Airlines, the company said.

American responds in pilots union dispute over seniority

| |Sunday, Mar. 23, 2014

Fort Worth-based airline says an agreement signed by unions before the merger spells out a process for integrating pilot seniority lists.

US Airways mechanics union wants to strike

| |Thursday, Mar. 20, 2014

US Airways and the International Association of Machinists have been in contract talks since 2011, and the union wants a new deal before integrating with American Airlines workers.

Bankruptcy court near ruling on American retiree health plans

| |Wednesday, Mar. 19, 2014

American is seeking to modify its retiree health plan by making retirees responsible for the full cost of the premiums.

Winter weather delayed a third of the nation’s flights in January

| |Wednesday, Mar. 19, 2014

Although Fort Worth-based American Airlines posted an on-time rate of 76.5 percent, it was the fourth-best among domestic carriers and better than its three major competitors, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines.

Merger brings fresh start, new challenges for American Airlines unions

| |Saturday, Mar. 15, 2014

Labor relations are improving at American Airlines, but some work groups are happier than others.