| Sep 10, 2014
| 4:14 PM
American Airlines will save nearly $1 million per year by switching to electronic manuals for flight attendants from paper ones, the first major carrier to do so, the airline said Wednesday.
Flight attendants began accessing the manuals via tablet...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 9:47 AM
The merger of American Airlines and US Airways will be more visible to Chicagoans next week when US Airways customers will begin checking in at the American Airlines lobby in Terminal 3 at Chicago O’Hare airport.
The change will happen on Tuesday,...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 9:51 AM
American Airlines said Wednesday it will become the first major airline to give its flight attendants tablet computers to replace traditional heavy paper manuals, and it expects the change to save it nearly $1 million a year.
| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: Frequent traveler Daniel Fink of Beverly Hills recently received an email from American Airlines that said, "We're creating a consistent experience when traveling in first class on American and US Airways. Effective Sept. 1, 2014, we will be...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 7:45 AM
American Airlines and Orbitz appear to have made up. The U.S. carrier's flights returned to the online travel booking site after the two signed a letter of intent to resume business, according to company statements.
American very publicly pulled its...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:39 PM
American Airlines fares are back on Orbitz Worldwide after the two companies said Friday that they intend to come to a new pact.
American on Tuesday took its fares off Orbitz-owned websites, including flagship Orbitz.com, because the airline could not...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 12:21 PM
American Airlines will extend the age at which it charges a fee for children flying alone on the airline.
Starting Sept. 3, the airline will charge $150 each way for unaccompanied minors, ages 5 to 14. Its previous policy was to charge the same fee...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 5:21 PM
PITTSBURGH — Ground was broken months ago near Pittsburgh International Airport for Consol Energy's natural gas development project, and drilling began Aug. 15.
On Monday morning, Gov. Tom Corbett, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Twitter users collectively cringed yesterday as the corporate account for US Airways tweeted an extremely pornographic image in response to a customer complaint.
If you've seen it -- and by now you most likely have -- then you know exactly what I'm...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 7:42 AM
Amid the chaos of the US Airways jet that crashed in Philadelphia Thursday evening -- one passenger saw an opportune time to take an epic selfie, along with some compelling video.
"So my plane just crashed...," @han_horan tweeted at 6:35 p.m....
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:15 PM
United Airlines is upending its frequent-flier program, basing MileagePlus awards on dollars spent rather than miles flown in a shift that rewards big-spending corporate travelers, its most profitable customers.
The decision, announced Tuesday,...