American Airlines Issues Statement Regarding RegionsAir

Mar 09, 2007, 00:00 ET from American Airlines

    ST. LOUIS, March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Airlines today
 issued the following statement regarding RegionsAir:
     One of three AmericanConnection carriers, RegionsAir, has canceled
 flights between nine Midwestern cities and American's Lambert - St. Louis
 International Airport hub through March 31 in order to resolve FAA issues
 with its Line Check Airman Certification and Training program.
     American Airlines reservations agents will rebook passengers without
 penalty whose flights have been cancelled or offer full refunds for the
 portion of their travel affected by the cancellations.
     American regrets the passenger inconvenience these cancellations will
     RegionsAir of Smyrna, Tennessee operates 27 roundtrip turboprop flights
 from Lambert.
     RegionsAir is the operator of 19-seat BAE Jetstream 32s to Burlington,
 Iowa; Decatur, Marion, Springfield and Quincy, Ill; Ft. Leonard Wood and
 Cape Girardeau, Mo.; Owensboro, Ky.; and Jackson, Tenn.

SOURCE American Airlines