American Airlines News

Qatar Airways eyes stake in American Airlines

Qatar Airways eyes stake in American Airlines

23 June 2017 Airline News

Qatar Airways has revealed it plans to take a 4.75 per cent stake in fellow oneworld carrier American Airlines. The Doha-based airline said in a statement that it saw a “strong investment opportunity” in the American carrier.

American Airlines opens new Flagship Lounge at JFK

American Airlines opens new Flagship Lounge at JFK

26 May 2017 Airline News

American Airlines has launched its newly-renovated Flagship Lounge and brand new Flagship First Dining at New York John F. Kennedy International Airport. American began renovations to its Flagship lounges and announced its plan for Flagship First Dining last year as part of a $200 million investment in the luxury travel experience.

American Airlines launches stylish new uniform

American Airlines launches stylish new uniform

22 September 2016 Airline News

American Airlines has launched its new uniform for pilots, flight attendants, customer service and premium customer service teams. The collection is modern and on-trend and the new uniform is dynamic with updated items including more dress options, new styles of shirting, and new scarfs, which is the achievement of a couple of years working with design houses such as Cole Haan.

American Airlines revamps London Heathrow arrivals lounge

American Airlines revamps London Heathrow arrivals lounge

11 August 2016 Airline News

American Airlines has unveiled the result of a multi-million dollar investment in the arrivals lounge experience at London Heathrow Terminal 3. An oasis of calm awaits American Airlines premium customers landing in London. The contemporary new-look lounge has been meticulously designed to offer complimentary services to refresh and revitalize, including 29 spa-like shower rooms with complimentary C.O. Bigelow toiletries, and an express clothes pressing service.

UK passengers offered Olympic options with American Airlines

UK passengers offered Olympic options with American Airlines

This summer, British sporting enthusiasts can experience the action live from Rio de Janeiro, with convenient connections to Brazil from four UK airports when travelling with American Airlines. The world’s largest airline, American, has serviced Brazil for 26 years, and offers daily flights to five destinations across the country including Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo Belo Horizonte, Brasilia and Manaus.

American Airlines debuts B787-9 Dreamliner on Madrid route

American Airlines debuts B787-9 Dreamliner on Madrid route

9 July 2016 Airline News

American Airlines will debut its new B787-9 Dreamliner on the Dallas Fort Worth and Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport on November 4th, 2016. The aircraft will also operate between DFW and São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport beginning November. Tickets for both routes are now on sale.

American Airlines launches new Auckland flights from Los Angeles

American Airlines launches new Auckland flights from Los Angeles

American Airlines customers can now customers enjoy a new service to Auckland, when the world’s largest airline introduces its daily service from Los Angeles International Airport. For passengers travelling from, or connecting via London Heathrow Airport, the new route offers a gateway from London to New Zealand, building on American’s growing trans-pacific network.

American Airlines puts Belize on the map for UK visitors

American Airlines puts Belize on the map for UK visitors

From November, Britons will be able to fly return to Belize City without an overnight connection in the US or Mexico, making this Central American destination more accessible for the first time. Launching on November 4th, in conjunction with the start of Belize’s high visitor season, new outbound flights will operate four days a week on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday while new inbound flights will operate daily.