American Wins Summary Judgment in Predatory Pricing Case

Apr 27, 2001, 01:00 ET from American Airlines

    FORT WORTH, Texas, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. District Court Judge J.
 Thomas Marten of the District of Kansas today advised American Airlines that
 he was granting its motion for summary judgment in the U.S. Government's 1999
 civil lawsuit alleging predatory pricing by the airline.
     American said that it had not yet seen the court's written opinion but was
 extremely pleased with the ruling.  American said it would continue to compete
 fairly and vigorously and that it would continue to rely on the traveling
 public to determine which airlines will be the winners and losers in the
 commercial aviation marketplace.
 
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    FORT WORTH, Texas, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. District Court Judge J.
 Thomas Marten of the District of Kansas today advised American Airlines that
 he was granting its motion for summary judgment in the U.S. Government's 1999
 civil lawsuit alleging predatory pricing by the airline.
     American said that it had not yet seen the court's written opinion but was
 extremely pleased with the ruling.  American said it would continue to compete
 fairly and vigorously and that it would continue to rely on the traveling
 public to determine which airlines will be the winners and losers in the
 commercial aviation marketplace.
 
       More Room For More Coach Passengers ... Only On American Airlines
 
     Current AMR Corp. (NYSE:   AMR) news releases can be accessed via the
 Internet.  The address is http://www.amrcorp.com/corpcomm.htm.
 
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