US Airways flight attendants vote to join American union

| |Friday, Feb. 28, 2014

US Airways flight attendants will now be represented by the Association of Professional Flight Attendants.

American Airlines ends bereavement fares

|Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014

American Airlines has ended its policy of extending special fares to passengers who must book a last-minute flight because of a relative’s death.

American Airlines CEO urges Arizona governor to veto anti-gay bill

| |Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014

Doug Parker says the law, which would allow businesses to refuse service to customers on religious grounds, would jeopardize future business in the state.

American warns pilots it will move large regional jets away from Eagle

| |Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014

Union chairman says pilots support the decision to reject a proposed 10-year contract that would freeze wages until 2018.

American Airlines CEO nets $13.4 million in stock sale

| |Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

Doug Parker, the chief executive of Amrican Airlines, sold more than a third of his stake in the airline.

American will look to other regional carriers instead of Eagle

| |Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

After the pilots union leaders rejected the latest contract, American Airlines will not use American Eagle to fly newer regional jets.

American may shift Eagle flights to other carriers after union deal nixed

| |Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014

A proposed 10-year contract with Eagle pilots would have given the regional carrier 60 new Embraer 175 jets in exchange for freezing pay rates until 2018.

American retiree sues union for not distributing stock in merged airline

| |Tuesday, Feb. 04, 2014

Thomas Powell, who worked for American in Tulsa, says the Transport Workers Union wrongly excluded workers who took an early retirement buyout from getting shares in the new company.

Flight attendant’s pins from 9-11 crash returned to American Airlines

| |Friday, Jan. 31, 2014

The two pins, worn by an attendant on the flight that terrorists crashed into the Pentagon, are on display at the C.R. Smith Museum in Fort Worth.

American Airlines’ finances take off after bankruptcy, merger

| |Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014

Absent $2.2 billion in special charges, mostly tied to its restructuring, the Fort Worth-based carrier earned $436 million in the fourth quarter, more than Wall Street analysts expected.

American picks Sabre to integrate passenger reservations systems

| |Monday, Jan. 27, 2014

American currently uses Sabre’s reservation system, making the integration easier, although the process will take up to two years.

American Airlines CEO’s salary set at $700,000

| |Monday, Jan. 27, 2014

The CEO of the new American Airlines Group says he will get a salary of $700,000 this year, less than CEOs at United and Delta.

American to close US Airways operations center near Pittsburgh

| |Friday, Jan. 24, 2014

The 600 employees at the US Airways oeprations center near the Pittsburgh airport will be offered positions with Amreican in Fort Worth.

American to cut service to 17 cities from Reagan, 3 from LaGuardia

| |Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014

The discontinued service is due to the slot divestitures required by the Justice Department to approve American’s merger with US Airways.

American Eagle changing its name to Envoy

| |Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014

The name change was needed because American uses other regional airlines to fly as American Eagle.

New Eagle pilots contract would increase flying options but freeze pay

| |Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014

American Eagle pilots would get to fly new Embraer aircraft ordered by American Airlines and get more opportunities for pilot jobs at American Airlines under new 10-year contract.

American, US Airways to begin select code-sharing on Jan. 23

| |Monday, Jan. 13, 2014

Under code-sharing, the airlines will coordinate schedules so customers will be able to buy tickets for an American flight on the US Airways website and vice versa.

Passenger traffic grows for American Airlines

| |Thursday, Jan. 09, 2014

The increase comes despite the cancellation of hundreds of flights during an ice storm.

American starts integration of frequent flier programs

| |Tuesday, Jan. 07, 2014

Starting today, members of American’s AAdvantage and US Airways’ Dividend Miles programs can earn and redeem miles on either airline.

American employees endorse new flag design for aircraft tail

| |Thursday, Jan. 02, 2014

More than 60,000 votes were cast by workers to keep the new design.