American Airlines has launched new daily nonstop flights from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to Madrid, Spain (MAD). American is flying the route with its 225-seat Boeing 767-300 widebody aircraft in a two-class configuration.
Airlines are flying some nearly empty planes from the United States to Mexico, a strong indication that swine flu concerns are keeping travelers at home. Continental Airlines, American Airlines and US Airways offer the most services to Mexico from the US and they are all seeing big falls in demand.
As a way to increase awareness of the 10-member alliance, American Airlines has rolled out a Boeing 777 aircraft sporting a special oneworld® Alliance exterior paint design - the first of four aircraft to receive such treatment in the coming months.
AMR, the parent company of American Airlines, has reported heavy net losses for the first quarter amid shrinking demand for air travel.The group said its net loss for the first quarter rose to $375m from $341m in the same period a year ago. Revenues fell 15 percent to $4.8bn due to reduced capacity, passenger and cargo figures, as well as lower fares.
American Airlines has taken a step towards rolling out onboard Wi-Fi by successfully completing trial stages on Gogo Inflight technology. The US carrier said it will install the technology on more than 300 domestic aircraft over the next two years.
American Airlines has this week announced completion of extensive renovations to its largest Admirals Club lounge at Chicago O’Hare International Airport. Enhancements to the club located in the crosswalk between gates H6 and K6, provide visitors more than 32,000 square feet of space to relax, conduct business prior to boarding a flight, or rest before exploring the Windy City’s many offerings.
As part of its continued commitment to environmentally responsible business practices, American Airlines has announced its participation in the Climate Leaders program of the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), becoming the first major passenger airline to join the program.
American Airlines has announced its participation in the Climate Leaders program of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as part of its “continued commitment to environmentally-responsible business practices”. American is the first major passenger airline to join the program.
American Airlines has entered into an interline ticket and baggage agreement with GOL.
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines has announced it is starting daily nonstop flights between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Madrid, Spain, starting 1 May 2009. American will fly the route with its 225-seat Boeing 767-300 aircraft.
American Airlines has announced revisions to its baggage policy to account for the rising costs associated with the transportation of checked baggage, including the price of fuel.
American Airlines is now offering customers the option to pay by electronic check when buying tickets on the airline’s Web site, AA.com.