Federal Mediator to Resume Negotiations With American Airlines and Its Flight Attendant Union May 3 - 4

Apr 26, 2001, 01:00 ET from American Airlines

    FORT WORTH, Texas, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- National Mediation Board
 Mediator Linda Puchala notified American Airlines today that she will resume
 mediated negotiations with the company and the Association of Professional
 Flight Attendants (APFA) May 3 - 4 in Washington, D.C.
     "Concluding a deal quickly is in everyone's best interest.  We are pleased
 that the NMB has called us back into talks, and we remain hopeful that a
 tentative agreement can be reached with the APFA," said Sue Oliver, American's
 senior vice president of human resources.  "We are prepared to work hard to
 reach an agreement that both negotiating committees are proud to deliver for
 flight attendants."
     More Room For More Coach Passengers ... Only On American Airlines
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 Internet.  The address is http://www.amrcorp.com/corpcomm.htm .
 
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    FORT WORTH, Texas, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- National Mediation Board
 Mediator Linda Puchala notified American Airlines today that she will resume
 mediated negotiations with the company and the Association of Professional
 Flight Attendants (APFA) May 3 - 4 in Washington, D.C.
     "Concluding a deal quickly is in everyone's best interest.  We are pleased
 that the NMB has called us back into talks, and we remain hopeful that a
 tentative agreement can be reached with the APFA," said Sue Oliver, American's
 senior vice president of human resources.  "We are prepared to work hard to
 reach an agreement that both negotiating committees are proud to deliver for
 flight attendants."
     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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