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American Airlines is the largest airline in the world. With nearly 100 years of history, the airline has seen plenty of highs and lows. The oneworld airline has flown everything from Douglas DC-3s to the Boeing 777. The Texas-based aviation giant has pushed through, growing from its roots as a mail carrier to one of the most well-known airlines in the world. (Featured image: Vincenzo Pace - Simple Flying)

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American Airlines has not had the slam dunk it was hoping for as Bangalore's first connection to the US in 2020. Photo: Vincenzo Pace - Simple Flying

latest American Airlines Articles

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American Airlines Pilot Locates A Nine-Year-Old's Missing Doll In Japan

A little girl’s doll traveled 5,800 miles back to her in the arms of an American Airlines pilot who went out of his way to reunite the two.

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JetSMART And American Airlines Codeshare Now Includes Peru

The South American ULCC announced its intention of joining American Airlines' AAdvantage loyalty program

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Should Airlines Honour Skiplagging?

Skiplagging is under fire again, but if it is legal, should airlines honor it?

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American Airlines Flight Diverts To Jacksonville Following Pepperspray Incident

The airline resumed its initial route to LaGuardia after the aircraft was cleaned.

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Which US Airlines Allow Dogs & Should More Airlines Allow Dogs On Flights?

Which carriers allow passengers to bring their furry friends into the cabin?

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What Skiplagging Is & Why Its Been In The News So Much Recently

The days of skiplagging could be numbered as the industry cracks down.

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Top 5: The Airlines Planning The Most Routes For The Rest Of 2023

The five have more than 6,700 routes this August-December.

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72.7% Of American Airlines’ Pilots Approve New Contract

Up to $1.1 billion will be paid as one-off bonuses and ratification.

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Airlines Reduce Maui Schedules In Response To Devastating Wildfires

United Airlines, American Airlines, and WestJet made changes to their Maui routes in upcoming months.

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American Airlines Will Give You Air Miles For Donating To Fight Cancer

The airline is standing up to fight against cancer.

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American Airlines Staff Pickets: What's The Latest?

American Airlines' employee work groups are seeking more pay during contract renegotiations.

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American Airlines AAdvantage To Use Revenue-Based Earning For British Airways and Iberia Bookings

The change comes into effect the same day British Airways changes its earning model.

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Comparing The US Big 3 Airlines' Capacity Trends This Summer

Most are winner's here, but there are some losers.

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American Airlines Airbus A319 Returns To Memphis After Crew Shuts Engine Down

The aircraft started flying over 20 years ago.

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$7.6 Billion Worth: July US Travel Agency Airline Ticket Sales Rise 11% Year On Year

Travel agencies are reporting that an average ticket price is lowering as passengers return to the skies.

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American Airlines Becomes Latest Airline To Sue Skiplagged

Recently the airline barred a teenager from flying with the carrier for three years for trying to use skiplag tickets.

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Significant Growth Expected At Dallas/Fort Worth And Denver Airports

Both airports surpassed passenger levels recorded last year.

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American Airlines Reinforces Winter Capacity To Caribbean & Latin American Destinations

The US carrier will increase capacity to key leisure destinations such as St. Maarten, Cozumel, and Bridgetown.