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  • American Airlines files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

    American Airlines files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
    SAN DIEGO -- AMR Corp, the parent company of American Airlines, filed Tuesday morning for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in New York. The company said in a statement that its decision to file for Chapter 11 comes as the airline tries to "achieve a...
  • AMR, American Airlines file for bankruptcy

    AMR, American Airlines file for bankruptcy
    American Airlines and its parent company AMR Corp filed for bankruptcy Tuesday after failing to win a labor deal with pilots and suffering from mounting fuel costs. AMR had been the only major U.S. carrier to avoid bankruptcy in the past decade. Its...
  • American Airlines Files for Bankruptcy

    American Airlines Files for Bankruptcy
    (Reuters) - American Airlines and its parent company AMR Corp filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday to cut costs and combat soaring fuel prices and dampened travel demand. American Airlines was once the largest U.S. carrier, but is now third behind United...
  • American Airlines bankruptcy: 'Business as usual' for passengers

    American Airlines bankruptcy: 'Business as usual' for passengers
    The parent company for American Airlines, the nation's third largest carrier, filed for bankruptcy, citing high labor costs and a volatile economy. American Airlines, the largest carrier at Los Angeles International Airport, and a carrier at Bob Hope...
  • Boeing sees AMR bankruptcy as positive long-term

    Boeing sees AMR bankruptcy as positive long-term
    American Airlines' bankruptcy restructuring should make the carrier more profitable and able to purchase more aircraft, the head of Boeing Co's commercial airplane division said on Wednesday. Speaking at a Credit Suisse aerospace and defense conference...
  • Boeing's first 737 MAX order is largest to date

    Boeing's first 737 MAX order is largest to date
    Southwest Airlines, a loyal Boeing customer for 40 years, ordered 208 Boeing 737s worth $19 billion, including 150 of the upcoming 737 MAX. In placing the MAX order, Southwest would be the first commercial operator for the upgraded, fuel-efficient...
  • Boeing guns for more MAX orders next year

    Boeing guns for more MAX orders next year
    Boeing Co vowed to turn the tables on Airbus next year by winning well over 1,000 orders for its narrowbody 737 jets, following the first landmark order from Southwest Airlines on Tuesday. Buoyed by a $19 billion firm order for 150 revamped 737 MAX...
  • Pilots to take vote on American Airlines latest contract offer

    Pilots to take vote on American Airlines  latest contract offer
    American Airlines pilots have been given the green light to vote on the airline's latest contract offer.  The union's board voted 9 to 7 to send the contract to all the members for a vote.  The contract calls for pilots to get a nearly 15% raise over 5...
  • American Airlines Plans To Cut 13,000 Jobs

    American Airlines Plans To Cut 13,000 Jobs
    WASHINGTON, DC -- American Airlines announced Wednesday it plans to cut 13,000 jobs from the staff of 88,000 at the nation's No. 3 airline. The cuts will fall most heavily on the airline's maintenance operations, which will lose 4,600 jobs. More than 4,...
  • American Airlines to cut 13,000 jobs

    American Airlines to cut 13,000 jobs
    American Airlines told its unions Wednesday it plans to cut 13,000 jobs from the staff of 88,000 at the nation's No. 3 airline. The cuts will fall most heavily on the airline's maintenance operations, which will lose 4,600 jobs. More than 4,000...
  • Delta Looks to Buy American Airlines

    Delta Looks to Buy American Airlines
    Delta Air Lines is putting together a financial flight plan with an equity firm to see if it can buy American Airlines.  The Wall Street Journal reports as AMR Corp. struggles to survive, Delta is in a position to land a deal. “I think Delta and...