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    06/18/2014 00:00
    Compass will begin taking delivery of aircraft and start scheduled service in early 2015
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    5/29/2015
    American Airlines applauds today's announcement by the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for their plans to enter negotiations to expand...
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    04/28/2015
    American also named Best Cargo Airline of the Americas for 8th year in a row
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    11/24/2014 00:00
    American Waives Rebooking Charge for Customers Experiencing Travel Challenges Because of Winter Weather
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    Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:00:00 -0400
    First mainline carrier to obtain FAA approval
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    Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:15:00 -0400
    US Airways Fares Withdrawn from Orbitz Beginning Sept. 1
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    08/04/2014 00:00
    Partnership between American, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Miami-Dade County, Miami International Airport, and Florida congressional leaders will improve the arrival experience for international customers
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    07/23/2014 00:00
    Airline promotes leader with proven track record
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    Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:00:00 -0400
    American promotes longtime leader to senior officer
    Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:12:00 -0400
    Agreements continue labor integration progress at American
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    07/07/2014 11:00
    New Operations Center to be Named after Former Vice Chairman; Facility Expected to be Completed in 2015
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    Thu, 30 Jan 2014 10:30:00 -0500
    Customers Can Begin Booking Travel on the New Route Starting Sunday
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    11/28/2013
    Spanish Release
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    11/04/2013
    American Obtains FAA Approval to Allow Extended Use of Handheld Portable Electronic Devices
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    9/30/2013 10:00:00 AM
    American Plans to Hire Largest Group of New Pilots in More Than a Decade
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    Tue, 07 May 2013 16:04:00 -0400
    Time-Saving Program Expands Today to Include Eligible International Travelers
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    03/20/2013 08:30
    ROPS to Also Become Available to Other Manufacturers Aircraft
    02/12/2013 00:00
    New Product Offers More Leg Room and Priority Boarding
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    Wed, 06 Feb 2013 17:24:00 -0500
    American Waives Rebooking Charge for Customers Experiencing Travel Challenges Because of Winter Weather
    02/01/2013 00:00
    Uniforms for Flight Attendants, Customer Service Agents, Premium Service Team Members and Pilots to Be Designed to Reflect American's New Look
    1/31/2013 12:00:00 AM
    Inaugural Flight Headed to Sao Paulo This Evening
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    1/28/2013 9:52:00 AM
    American Waives Rebooking Charge for Customers Experiencing Travel Challenges Because of Winter Weather
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    1/17/2013 12:00:00 AM
    Much-Anticipated Logo and Livery Revealed Today as American Prepares to Fly Flagship 777-300ER
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    1/8/2013 12:00:00 AM
    American Airlines thanks Craig S. Kreeger, for his more than 25 years of service to the company while announcing that Jonathan D. Snook, American's Vice President Operations Planning and Performance, will assume Kreeger's role as Senior Vice President Customer Service, managing all aspects of the customer experience from reservations and airport operations to inflight service and baggage handling.
    12/19/2012 3:10:00 PM
    American Airlines is offering customers flexibility to change their plans due to weather associated with the Midwest blizzard and its potential impact on cities throughout the middle of the United States.
    Sun, 28 Oct 2012 22:59:00 -0400
    Latest Operations Update
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    Wed, 17 Oct 2012 08:07:00 -0400
    American Plans to Hire Largest Group of New Flight Attendants in Over a Decade
    Thu, 12 Apr 2012 10:54:15 -0400
    American Eagle Awarded New Contracts at Nine U.S. Locations
    Wed, 30 Nov 2011 07:00:00 -0500
    American Airlines and American Eagle Continue to Deliver for Customers
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    Tue, 29 Nov 2011 07:07:15 -0500
    Normal Business Operations Continue Worldwide
    Wed, 09 Nov 2011 09:00:00 -0500
    American Airlines announced today it has entered into a sale-leaseback arrangement with International Lease Finance Corporation
    Wed, 26 Oct 2011 13:32:48 -0400
    American Airlines and the Transport Workers Union (TWU) have reached a tentative agreement.
    Mon, 10 Oct 2011 18:26:26 -0400
    Airline Also Plans to Retire Up to 11 Boeing 757s
    Thu, 25 Aug 2011 16:01:47 -0400
    Because of Hurricane Irene, American Airlines offers customers the convenience to change their plans.
    Thursday August 11, 2011
    The Form 10 filing marks the next step in a potential spin-off of Eagle and describes the potential spin-off
    Wed, 25 May 2011 08:13:31 -0400
    American Airlines allows customers the convenience to change their plans.
    Tue, 05 Apr 2011 14:48:58 -0400
    Eagle Also Makes Easy Connections to Existing Asia Service
    Fri, 01 Apr 2011 10:06:15 -0400
    New Arrival Time Creates More Connection Possibilities Throughout India and Southeast Asia
    Fri, 25 Mar 2011 10:00:00 -0400
    Passengers to Benefit from Pre-Clearing U.S. Immigration and Customs
    Mon, 14 Feb 2011 16:03:13 -0500
    Second Seasonal Flight Added to American's Largest Hub in Dallas/Fort Worth
    Sun, 30 Jan 2011 23:37:29 -0500
    Customers ticketed to travel on American Airlines, American Eagle or AmericanConnection flights to, from or through the airports listed below may change flights as shown without penalty.
    Tue, 25 Jan 2011 18:00:39 -0500
    Customers ticketed to travel on American Airlines, American Eagle or AmericanConnection flights to, from, or through the airports listed below may change flights as shown without penalty.
    Thu, 20 Jan 2011 18:15:16 -0500
    Customers ticketed to travel on American Airlines, American Eagle or AmericanConnection flights to, from, or through the airports listed below may change flights as shown without penalty.
    Mon, 10 Jan 2011 19:42:25 -0500
    Travel in Southeast is Also Hampered by Icing Conditions
    Thu, 06 Jan 2011 18:21:00 -0500
    Customers ticketed to travel on American Airlines, American Eagle or AmericanConnection flights to/from or through the areas listed below may change flights as shown without penalty.
    Thu, 06 Jan 2011 15:26:51 -0500
    Eagle to Offer Five Daily Nonstops, Beginning April 5
    Tue, 21 Dec 2010 12:13:04 -0500
    Five Daily Nonstops to the Windy City, Beginning April 5, 2011
    Tue, 21 Dec 2010 12:10:54 -0500
    Eagle to Offer Five Daily Nonstops, Beginning April 5, 2011
    Tue, 21 Dec 2010 12:04:50 -0500
    Four Daily Nonstops to the Windy City, Beginning April 5, 2011
    Tue, 21 Dec 2010 11:52:35 -0500
    AmericanConnection to Offer Four Daily Nonstops, Beginning April 5, 2011
    Thu, 09 Dec 2010 14:26:41 -0500
    Seven Daily Flights Will Link Northeast Florida With American's International Gateway, Beginning April 5
    Mon, 22 Nov 2010 13:49:43 -0500
    Four Daily Nonstops Link Southeast New Mexico with American's Largest Hub
    Mon, 08 Nov 2010 17:27:36 -0500
    Eagle to Offer Four Daily Nonstops, Beginning Feb. 10, 2011
    Mon, 08 Nov 2010 17:11:07 -0500
    Eagle to Offer Six Daily Nonstops, Beginning Feb. 10, 2011
    Tue, 26 Oct 2010 11:34:24 -0400
    New Flight Will Take Away Cold Winter Chill for Chicagoans and fellow Midwesterners
    Wed, 06 Oct 2010 08:15:00 -0400
    545 Flight Attendants and 250 Pilots to Be Recalled for Active Duty
    Wed, 08 Sep 2010 12:35:49 -0400
    Building Environmentally-Friendly Admirals Club Lounge as Part of Relocation
    Wed, 01 Sep 2010 14:00:00 -0400
    Collins Will Oversee American's U.S. Maintenance and Overhaul Bases
    Tue, 24 Aug 2010 23:02:58 -0400
    Missy Latham, American Airlines labor spokesperson, issued the following statement:
    Fri, 06 Aug 2010 10:30:00 -0400
    American Airlines and the Federal Aviation Administration are recognizing two mechanics who will be welcomed into an elite group of FAA "Master Mechanics" for their five decades of service in the airline industry.
    Tue, 03 Aug 2010 12:00:27 -0400
    Additional Daily Nonstops to Cleveland, Ohio, Begin Nov. 18
    Wed, 28 Jul 2010 14:00:00 -0400
    American Airlines and the Federal Aviation Administration are honoring an elite mechanic for five decades of service in the airline industry.
    Tue, 27 Jul 2010 11:18:06 -0400
    Sees Opportunity to Expedite New Entry on the Dallas/Ft. Worth-Rio de Janeiro Route
    Tue, 25 May 2010 16:32:20 -0400
    The congressional mandate to screen 100 percent of air cargo transported on all passenger planes will go into effect on Aug. 1.
    Fri, 30 Apr 2010 16:00:27 -0400
    American Airlines today announced it now plans to initiate service between Chicago and Beijing
    Mon, 26 Apr 2010 11:48:13 -0400
    Airline Unable to Secure Commercially-Viable Landing and Take-Off Slots
    Tue, 23 Mar 2010 15:17:33 -0400
    American Airlines announced today that it will start a new seasonal flight between Miami International Airport and Ezeiza International Airport in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
    Wed, 27 Jan 2010 17:45:00 -0500
    Additional Flights from New Orleans and Indianapolis Complement American's Large South Florida Network
    Tue, 05 Jan 2010 13:34:53 -0500
    Eight students from the inaugural class of the American Airlines sponsored CRP Future Pilots Flight School took to the skies for their first solo flights on Saturday, Dec. 12. 
    Wed, 23 Dec 2009 02:26:00 -0500
    On Tuesday, December 22, 2009, American Airlines Flight 331, a Boeing 737-800 aircraft, overran the runway on landing at Kingston, Jamaica's Norman Manley International Airport.
    Wed, 23 Dec 2009 02:24:38 -0500
    Este martes, 22 de diciembre del 2009, el vuelo 331 de American Airlines, un avión Boeing 737-800, se pasó de la pista de aterrizaje al aterrizar en Kingston, el Aeropuerto Internacional Norman Manley de Jamaica.
    Wed, 23 Dec 2009 00:59:00 -0500
    On Tuesday, December 22, 2009, American Airlines Flight 331, a Boeing 737-800 aircraft, overran the runway on landing at Kingston, Jamaica's Norman Manley International Airport.
    Wed, 23 Dec 2009 00:56:20 -0500
    Este martes, 22 de diciembre del 2009, el vuelo 331 de American Airlines, un avión Boeing 737-800, se pasó de la pista de aterrizaje al aterrizar en Kingston, en el Aeropuerto Internacional Norman Manley de Jamaica.
    Mon, 12 Oct 2009 14:35:00 -0400
    DHL Global Forwarding (DGF) Pays Tribute to American for Professional Work in Air Transport Security
    Wed, 16 Sep 2009 11:02:00 -0400
    Accreditation demonstrates that a service provider meets the standards as defined in current Good Distribution Practices guidance documents set forth by the industry.
    Mon, 14 Sep 2009 14:06:00 -0400
    Secure Flight Requires Customers to Provide Additional Information When Booking Travel
    Thu, 04 Jun 2009 13:28:00 -0400
    Pleased to have this very important program back in place for our pilots
    Tue, 26 May 2009 17:52:00 -0400
    From DFW, American and American Eagle operate approximately 745 daily departures to more than 150 nonstop destinations.
    Wed, 13 May 2009 10:00:00 -0400
    AA, FAA Celebrate AMTs with 50 Years of Service
    Tue, 10 Mar 2009 12:00:00 -0400
    Terminal 2 Location Offers Enhanced Convenience, Amenities, and Proximity to American's oneworld Alliance Partners
    Fri, 16 Jan 2009 12:52:00 -0500
    ASAP is a safety partnership between the three organizations designed to encourage flight attendants to voluntarily report safety-related information.
    Wed, 25 Jun 2008 13:15:00 -0400
    SERVICE REDUCTION AT LAGUARDIA, THE NATION'S MOST CONGESTED AIRPORT, INTENDED TO HELP REDUCE DELAYS FOR ALL PASSENGERS
    Thu, 22 May 2008 09:56:00 -0400
    Airline Honors Its 10,600 Aviation Maintenance Technicians
    Mon, 17 Dec 2007 13:00:00 -0500
    Additional Employees Will Allow American to Move Forward as World-Class Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Provider
    Thu, 13 Dec 2007 16:28:00 -0500
    247 Former TWA Flight Attendants Are Eligible To Return To Active Service In 2008
    Wed, 15 Aug 2007 12:00:00 -0400
    460 Former TWA Flight Attendants Are Eligible To Return To Active Service
    Mon, 07 May 2007 12:15:00 -0400
    Up to 200 Flight Attendants to Return to Active Duty
    Tue, 10 Apr 2007 12:31:00 -0400
    Advertising Reflects Strength of American as Contract Aircraft Maintenance Provider
    Fri, 30 Mar 2007 14:09:00 -0400
    Director Armando M. Codina to Assume Lead Director Role on Board
    Thu, 01 Feb 2007 11:30:00 -0500
    Tulsa Base Attains $500 Million Breakthrough Goal

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