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Jul 01, 2015, 13:00 ET
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American Airlines Education Foundation Awards More Than $500,000 In Scholarships To Employees' Children

 The American Airlines Education Foundation today is awarding $560,000 to 210 children of employees.  Each recipient will receive a $2,500...

Jun 26, 2015, 10:10 ET
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American Airlines Applauds U.S. Supreme Court Decision on Marriage Equality

 American Airlines applauds today's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to extend full marriage rights to same-sex couples in the United States,...

Jun 23, 2015, 17:00 ET
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American Airlines Recognizes Employees With The Seventh Annual Earl G. Graves Award For Leadership In Diversity

 American Airlines Group has recognized four employees with the 2015 Earl G. Graves Award for Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion for their...

Jun 09, 2015, 15:00 ET
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American Airlines And Qantas Airways To Add New Flights Between The United States And Australia

 American Airlines and Qantas Airways plan to significantly expand their joint business by adding new service between the U.S. and Australia....

Jun 09, 2015, 08:00 ET
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American Airlines Group Reports May Traffic Results

 American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported May 2015 and year-to-date traffic results. American Airlines Group's total revenue...

May 29, 2015, 16:13 ET
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American Airlines Applauds Plans To Improve International Travel With Expanded Preclearance Facilities

American Airlines applauds today's announcement by the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Customs and Border Protection (CBP)...

May 29, 2015, 11:00 ET
Lyle Hogg appointed as the new president of Piedmont Airlines

Lyle Hogg Appointed As The New President Of Piedmont Airlines

 Piedmont Airlines today announced that Lyle Hogg, previously vice president – flight operations for US Airways, will serve as president...

May 27, 2015, 10:43 ET
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American Airlines To Webcast Annual Meeting Of Shareholders

 American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) will conduct a live audio webcast of its annual meeting of shareholders on Wednesday, June...

May 13, 2015, 12:00 ET
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Will Ris To Retire From American Airlines

 Will Ris, senior vice president – Government Affairs for American Airlines, has announced he intends to retire at the end of this year...

May 11, 2015, 08:00 ET
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American Airlines Group Reports April Traffic Results

American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported April 2015 and year-to-date traffic results. American Airlines Group's total revenue...

May 08, 2015, 14:35 ET
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American Airlines To Webcast Presentations At Bank Of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Transportation Conference And Wolfe Research 8th Annual Global Transportation Conference

 American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) Chief Financial Officer Derek Kerr will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015...

May 07, 2015, 12:30 ET
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American Airlines Launches New Service Between Dallas/Fort Worth And Beijing

American Airlines today launched daily nonstop service between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Beijing Capital International...

May 06, 2015, 10:00 ET
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American Airlines Announces Air Operations Leadership Appointments

American Airlines Group Inc. announced the appointment of two Air Operations officers to its leadership team. Kimball Stone – Vice...

May 06, 2015, 09:00 ET
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American Airlines Expands Customers' Entertainment Options

 American Airlines is putting entertainment options in the hands of more customers by launching its streaming video service on more than 200...

May 01, 2015, 09:00 ET
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American Airlines AAdvantage Wins Fourth Consecutive Program Of The Year Award At The 2015 Freddie Awards

 For the fourth year in a row, the American Airlines AAdvantage program was named Program of the Year by the Freddie Awards, one of the most...

Apr 28, 2015, 14:38 ET
Jim Butler, president of American Airlines Cargo, accepts the Cargo Airline of the Year award from Mark Whitehead, CEO, Hactl

American Airlines Named Cargo Airline Of The Year By Air Cargo News

 Leading industry publication Air Cargo News honored American Airlines with the Cargo Airline of the Year for 2015 award at a gala event in...

Apr 27, 2015, 09:00 ET
Rendering shows the future look of the Admirals Club in PHX Terminal A.

Modern Redesign Coming For Admirals Club Lounges

 American Airlines is beginning the most expansive lounge makeover in the airline's history. The Admirals Club lounges at Phoenix Sky Harbor...

Apr 24, 2015, 07:00 ET
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American Airlines Group Reports Record First Quarter 2015 Profit

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported its first quarter 2015 results. - Reported record first quarter 2015 net profit...

Apr 16, 2015, 11:43 ET
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American Airlines Executive David Seymour Honored With Airlines For America 2015 Nuts And Bolts Award

 Airline trade group Airlines for America honored American Airlines executive David Seymour today with the Engineering, Maintenance and...

Apr 15, 2015, 10:30 ET
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American Airlines Group Announces Webcast Of First Quarter 2015 Financial Results

 American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) will webcast a live audio feed of its first quarter 2015 financial results conference call with...