FORT WORTH, Texas, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Publishing (AAP) was honored with three prestigious awards at the 61st Annual Maggie Awards presented by the Western Publishing Association.
American Way, the flagship magazine of American Airlines and American Eagle, and Celebrated Living, the luxury magazine of American Airlines and American Eagle premium customers, received several of the most coveted awards in the publishing industry. American Way won Best Travel & In-Transit Publication/Consumer, as well as Most Improved Publication/Consumer & Trade. In addition, Celebrated Living won its second consecutive Best Quarterly Consumer Magazine award.
"These awards are a testament to the hard work and dedication of the entire AA Publishing team," said Michael Woody, Publisher – American Airlines Publishing. "We have an extremely talented group which continues to raise the bar in the publishing industry."
The Western Publishing Association's primary objective is to promote the pursuit of excellence among publishing professionals. The annual Maggie Awards ceremony showcases the achievements of those publications deemed "The Best in the West" in a wide variety of publishing categories.
About American Airlines
American Airlines, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® carrier serve 260 airports in more than 50 countries and territories with, on average, more than 3,300 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 900 aircraft. American's award-winning website, AA.com®, provides users with easy access to check and book fares, plus personalized news, information and travel offers. American Airlines is a founding member of the oneworld® alliance, which brings together some of the best and biggest names in the airline business, enabling them to offer their customers more services and benefits than any airline can provide on its own. Together, its members and members-elect serve more than 900 destinations with more than 10,000 daily flights to 149 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AmericanAirlines, American Eagle, AmericanConnection, AA.com, and AAdvantage are trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. AMR Corporation common stock trades under the symbol "AAMRQ" on the OTCQB marketplace, operated by OTC Markets Group.
AMR Corporation, and certain of its United States-based subsidiaries, including American Airlines, Inc. and AMR Eagle Holding Corporation, on Nov. 29 filed voluntary petitions for Chapter 11 reorganization in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. More information about the Chapter 11 filing is available on the Internet at http://aa.com/restructuring.
About American Airlines Publishing
A leader in the publishing industry, American Airlines Publishing (AAP) produces American Way, the inflight magazine of American Airlines and American Eagle; Celebrated Living, the luxury magazine for American Airlines and American Eagle premium class passengers; and American Airlines Nexos, the Spanish- and Portuguese-language magazine of American Airlines. AAP's Custom Media division publishes Visitor's Guide to Fort Worth, Cents for the American Airlines Federal Credit Union, Logos and Happenings for Ursuline Academy of Dallas, and several internal publications for various American Airlines departments.
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SOURCE American Airlines