American Airlines made a profit of US$1.7 billion in financial 2019, as rising demand for travel offset costs incurred by the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max.
Brian Znotins will guide the development and implementation of American’s global network and hub strategy, including all route planning, slot management and long-range planning efforts.
American Airlines has reached an agreement with Boeing on compensation for financial damages incurred last year due to the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max aircraft. Details of the deal have been kept confidential.
The launch was announced by American Airlines at an Association for a Better New York luncheon in Midtown alongside Atlantic joint business partners British Airways, New York governor Andrew Cuomo and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
Kenneth Charles has been named chief inclusion and diversity officer at American Airlines. In this new role, Charles will lead American’s global inclusion and diversity strategies.
American Airlines has launched a reciprocal codeshare agreement with Morocco’s largest airline, Royal Air Maroc. The deal will add new options for travel to Morocco from its launch on December 26th.
American Airlines plans to launch an additional eight domestic routes next summer, offering customers a total of 20 new seasonal routes. New flights will be available for purchase from Monday.
American Airlines has reported third-quarter pre-tax income of $557 million. However, results were negatively impacted by the continued grounding of the Boeing 737 Max.
Building on their 20-year relationship, American Airlines and the Miami Heat have announced a multiyear partnership for the airline to serve as the team’s official carrier.