American Airlines

The director of the International Air Transport Association said Monday he wants to see a globally agreed upon tracking standard in place by the end of this year, which also takes into consideration the cost on airlines, in order to avoid another disappearance like that of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

American Airlines Fixes Computers, Delays Go On

American Airlines says it has fixed an outage in its main reservations system that is disrupting travel for thousands of passengers whose flights have been delayed or canceled.

04/16/2013

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New TSA Knives Rule Faces Opposition From Airline Workers

Airline passengers will be able to carry small knives, souvenir baseball bats, golf clubs and other sports equipment onto planes beginning April 25 under a policy change announced in March by the head of the Transportation Security Administration.

04/05/2013

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Screening Process For Pilots, Flight Attendants Questioned After Incidents

The nervous breakdowns of a pilot this week and a flight attendant earlier this month are raising new questions regarding in-flight safety nearly 13 years after a psychotic episode was believed to have taken down EqyptAir Flight 990.

03/28/2012

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Airline Fined $900,000 For Lengthy Tarmac Delays

American Eagle Airlines had tarmac delays of more than three hours on 15 flights arriving at O’Hare International Airport on May 29. A total of 608 passengers were aboard the delayed flights.

11/14/2011

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