Statement By American CEO Don Carty On Congressional Passage Of Financial Support To The Airline Ind

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines Chairman and CEO Donald J. Carty issued the following statement after Congressional passage of legislation to provide financial support to the airline industry:

“In the midst of this tragedy, it is heartening that Congress continues to display bipartisan support to help the nation recover. The airline industry financial aid package will help stabilize the industry, but we know that we must continue to work with the Bush Administration and Congress on other issues, such as aviation security, and we will be devoting our resources to those efforts as well.”