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American Airlines, Inc. (AA) is a major American airline headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, within the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex. It is the world's largest airline when measured by fleet size, scheduled passengers carried, and revenue passenger mile. American, together with its regional partners, operates an extensive international and domestic network with almost 6,800 flights per day to nearly 350 destinations in more than 50 countries. American Airlines is a founding member of the Oneworld alliance, the third-largest airline alliance in the world. Regional service is operated by independent and subsidiary carriers under the brand name American Eagle.

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American Airlines Says Staff Reductions To Come In The Fall [Video]

American Airlines Says Staff Reductions To Come In The Fall

A letter to employees told them American Airline Group Inc will have to downsize because of the coronavirus pandemic. They said management and support staff will be reduced by about 30% and some..

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American Airlines to cut some positions by 30% [Video]

American Airlines to cut some positions by 30%

American Airlines Group Inc must reduce its management and support staff by about 30% and may have to cut frontline employees as it downsizes due to the coronavirus outbreak, showed a letter to..

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Wall Street slumps after somber Fed outlook [Video]

Wall Street slumps after somber Fed outlook

Wall Street's three major indexes closed lower for the second day in a row after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell warned on Wednesday of extended economic weakness due to the coronavirus pandemic..

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Major Airlines Are Requiring Passengers To Wear Masks [Video]

Major Airlines Are Requiring Passengers To Wear Masks

Major airlines have said they now require all passengers to wear face masks. According to Business Insider, American Airlines, Delta, and United made the announcement this week. Other US airlines are..

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More U.S. states ease coronavirus curbs despite health warnings [Video]

More U.S. states ease coronavirus curbs despite health warnings

U.S. states from Minnesota to Mississippi this week prepared to join other states that have eased coronavirus restrictions to try to revive their battered economies, although some business owners..

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American Airlines announces further staff cuts, plans to reduce management, support staff by 30%

American Airlines is cutting its management and support staff by about 30%, according to a letter to employees.
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American Airlines CEO quells U.S. bankruptcy talk, says demand improving

American Airlines Group Inc is not considering a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, Chief Executive Doug Parker said on Wednesday and dismissed speculation that a major U.S. carrier could disappear due to..
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Airlines struggle to impose mask rule on defiant travellers

airlines struggle to impose mask rule on defiant travellers
Washington: The wearing of masks to protect against the coronavirus has become such a sensitive issue in the United States that airlines are struggling to impose the practice on defiant travellers in..
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American Airlines, Hyatt hotels offer free vacations to NYC healthcare workers after pandemic

American Airlines and Hyatt will give free three-day trips to about 4,000 doctors, nurses and other workers at a public hospital in Queens, New York.
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Who Should Wear Masks on Planes? More Airlines Say Everyone.

Major carriers are requiring masks on their flight crews. Delta and American Airlines decided that passengers must cover their faces, too.
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Exclusive: Major U.S. airlines eyeing government loans after grants - sources

Several major U.S. airlines are preparing to apply this week for a $25 billion U.S. government loan program after winning billions in federal payroll grants, people familiar with the matter said.
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Thousands of American Airlines pilots, flight attendants take leave, early retirement

Thousands of American Airlines pilots and flight attendants have accepted offers for voluntary leave and early retirement amid the coronavirus crisis.
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Single passenger flights: The daily woes of airlines, and the crew still working

When Reuters photographer Carlos Barria boarded American Airlines flight 4511 from Washington Reagan National Airport to New Orleans on Friday for an assignment, he was the only passenger on the..
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American Airlines slashes flights but has no plans to halt U.S. service

American Airlines Co said on Thursday it is cutting additional flights this summer as travel demand has drastically shrunk amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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Exclusive: American Airlines to retire more jets, including vintage 737s, in coronavirus downturn

American Airlines Group Inc is set to sharply increase the number of jets it is planning to retire beyond its announced plans as it accelerates a fleet transformation to respond to the coronavirus..
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Coronavirus: American Airlines to seek $12bn in state aid

The US carrier says it will ask for government help to survive during the coronavirus downturn.
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Exclusive: American Airlines in talks to hire Millstein for aid advice

American Airlines Group Inc is in advanced talks to hire Guggenheim Securities co-chairman James Millstein for advice on tapping a $50 billion industry relief package available from the U.S. Treasury..
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American Airlines flight attendant dies of coronavirus, elevating fears in the industry

Paul Frishkorn, a Philadelphia-based flight attendant, has died from coronavirus, fueling fears in a profession on the front lines of the pandemic.
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American Airlines cutting international flights by 75% amid demand collapse

American Airlines Inc said Saturday it plans to cut 75% of its international flights through May 6 and ground nearly all its widebody fleet, as airlines respond to the global collapse in travel demand..
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American Airlines to suspend nearly all long-haul international flights starting March 16

American Airlines Group Inc on Saturday said it will implement a phased suspension of nearly all long-haul international flights starting March 16, amid reduced demand and travel restrictions due to..
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Delta, American, United in White House talks to receive government support

Delta Air Lines , American Air Lines and United Airlines , the three largest U.S. airlines, are in talks with the U.S. government about potential assistance amid a dramatic drop-off in air travel..
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American Airlines sets fare caps after flight prices soar amid Europe coronavirus travel ban

American Airlines is setting fare caps after ticket prices soared following President Trump's travel ban from Europe.
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Coronavirus travel fallout: American, Delta cutting global and domestic flights as demand sinks

The airlines' move follows similar actions by United last week as airlines grapple with a sharp drop off in travel demand.
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American Airlines flight diverted after passenger tried to open emergency exit door

An American Airlines flight from Chicago to Dallas was diverted Tuesday to St. Louis after a passenger attempted to open the door.
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American Airlines cancels remaining flights to South Korea through April 24

American Airlines Group Inc said Tuesday it will temporarily suspend all remaining flights to South Korea through April 24 in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
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American Airlines waives change fees as United braces for new flight cancellations

American Airlines Group Inc said on Sunday it was waiving change fees on all newly purchased tickets amid declining air travel demand because of the new coronavirus outbreak.
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Nervous about buying a plane ticket? American waiving change fees amid coronavirus crisis

American joined JetBlue and Alaska in allowing travelers buying new tickets to change them without paying a hefty fee. Fare differences will apply.
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Delta, American suspending flights to Milan as coronavirus flight cuts spread to Italy

Delta and American have suspended flights to Milan follow earlier cuts in service to China, Hong Kong, South Korea and Japan amid coronavirus crisis.
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Man punches reclined seat on American Airlines flight

A man started to punch a seat reclined on an American Airlines flight. The heated exchange started a national debate on who was in the wrong.
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American Airlines suspends China and Hong Kong flights until late April

American Airlines Group Inc , the largest U.S. carrier, said on Tuesday it would extend the suspension of its China and Hong Kong flights through April 24, amid reduced travel demand due to a..
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American Airlines won't resume flights to China, Hong Kong until late April at earliest

The airline, which had been scheduled to resume flights to China and Hong Kong by late March, now says it won't fly there until at least April 23.
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Man taken off American Airlines flight for wearing gas mask

The man was wearing a gas mask hiding his face on the flight bound for Houston from Dallas.
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Delta, American suspend all China flights as U.S. government takes action

Delta Air Lines Inc and American Airlines Group Inc decided on Friday to temporarily suspend all remaining U.S.-China flights after the U.S. State Department elevated a travel advisory over concerns..
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Delta, American suspend all U.S.-China flights

Delta Air Lines Inc and American Airlines Group Inc decided on Friday to temporarily suspend all remaining U.S.-China flights after the U.S. State Department elevated a travel advisory over concerns..
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Family removed from flight for body odour suing airline

The Adler family claim American Airlines staff made comments about their Orthodox Jewish faith.
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American Airlines, mechanics union reach tentative $4.2 billion contract deal

American Airlines Holdings Inc and its mechanics union announced tentative joint collective bargaining agreements on Thursday covering five maintenance and fleet service groups after more than four..
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American Airlines agent said Orthodox Jews only bathe once a week, lawsuit claims

A Michigan couple say they've been defamed by American Airlines' continued statements that they were removed from a flight because of their smell.
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Pilots, flight attendants demand flights to China stop as virus fear mounts worldwide

Pilots and flight attendants are demanding airlines stop flights to China as health officials declare a global emergency over the rapidly spreading coronavirus, with American Airlines' pilots filing a..
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American Airlines pilots sue to block China flights as virus unnerves crew worldwide

A pilots union filed a lawsuit on Thursday seeking to immediately halt American Airlines U.S.-China service, as cabin crews worldwide voiced unease about exposure to the rapidly-spreading coronavirus..
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American pilots union sues to stop China flights amid coronavirus outbreak; United extends cuts

The union representing American Airlines' pilots sued Thursday to stop the carrier from flying to China amid the coronavirus outbreak.
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American Airlines joins others in suspending some China flights as demand sags

American Airlines Group Inc, the largest U.S. carrier, said on Wednesday it would suspend flights from Los Angeles to Beijing and Shanghai, as demand has sagged amid a coronavirus outbreak in China..
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American Airlines suspending flights to China because of sagging demand

American Airlines Group Inc, the largest U.S. carrier, said Wednesday it will suspend flights from Los Angeles to Beijing and Shanghai, citing sagging demand in the wake of the coronoavirus outbreak.
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Boeing is working on a new software issue on the 737 Max

boeing is working on a new software issue on the 737 max
Boeing is working to fix a newly discovered problem with software powering up on the 737 Max, adding to the list of tasks the aircraft maker faces to get the grounded plane back in the air. Boeing said..
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