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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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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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05/16/2014 00:00
Pwomosyon an ap ofri 20% rabè pou vwayaj ant 15 septanm ak 10 desanm
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08/14/2014 14:00
Portuguese Release
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07/23/2014 00:00
Airline promotes leader with proven track record
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11/19/2014 09:00
American and US Airways align workplace policies and unite LGBT employee leaders
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12/23/2014 11:35
Agreement provides flow through for all Envoy pilots to American Airlines and a firm fleet commitment of 40 new large Embraer 175 regional jets
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:00:00 -0400
Continues long-standing support of men and women in uniform, veterans and their families for National Medal of Honor Day on March 25
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02/09/2015 09:00
Teen Amputees Participate in Weeklong Ski Adventure and Life-Changing Experiences
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02/05/2015 08:00
American signs long-term legacy partnership
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:00:00 -0500
American to fly nearly 1,800 children and spouses of fallen military to Dallas/Fort Worth for holiday fun and friendship
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11/11/2014 08:00
Long-standing programs help support veterans, military members and their families
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03/11/2014 00:00
Diez de las agencias más prestigiosas de los Estados Unidos visitan nuestro país
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:07:00 -0400
More than $1.9 million raised at annual event supporting U.S. military members, veterans and their families
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:48:00 -0400
Loral Blinde joins People Department and Bruce Wark promoted in Legal
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Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:58:00 -0400
Annual Be Pink campaign will raise funds to support breast cancer research and awareness through employee events and customer promotions
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6/9/2014 12:00:00 AM
Portuguese Release
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05/07/2014 00:00
Spanish Release
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 10:15:00 -0400
Agreements continue labor integration progress at American
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06/06/2014 00:00
Portuguese Release
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12/03/2014 10:00
Spanish release
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 10:00:00 -0500
All Regional Air Service for American Airlines will Continue to Operate Under the American Eagle Brand and Livery
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07/03/2013 07:00
AA.com/BlackAtlas Replaces Standalone Microsite BlackAtlas.com
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 18:05:00 -0500
American Airlines, a global company connecting people from many different cultures and communities, is celebrating Black History Month by honoring "Our Past, Celebrating Today and Preserving our Future."  
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Thu, 07 Feb 2013 11:00:00 -0500
Trip Offers Teens Therapeutic Ski Activities and Life-Changing Experiences
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1/25/2013 9:00:00 AM
Uniforms for Flight Attendants, Customer Service Agents, Premium Service Team Members and Pilots to be Designed to Reflect American's New Look
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
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Wed, 14 Nov 2012 14:34:42 -0500
American is the First and Only Airline to Achieve Perfect Marks Every Single Year
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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
Mon, 08 Oct 2012 10:00:00 -0400
American and American Eagle Employees to Participate in the First 'Walk While You Work' Campaign
Wed, 06 Jun 2012 11:00:00 -0400
Fourth Annual Report Highlights Corporate Responsibility Progress and Initiatives
Tue, 15 May 2012 11:05:42 -0400
Workgroups Representing Fleet Service Clerks, Dispatchers, Maintenance Control Technicians, Simulator Technicians, and Ground School and Simulator Pilot Instructors Ratify Agreements; Other Workgroups to Continue 1113 Process
Thu, 03 May 2012 12:00:00 -0400
Campaign Features Actress Pauley Perrette Inviting Customers to Support American's Miles For Kids In Need Program
Tue, 01 May 2012 12:00:00 -0400
Through Restructuring, Senior Leadership Reduced by 20 Percent
Thu, 12 Apr 2012 10:54:15 -0400
American Eagle Awarded New Contracts at Nine U.S. Locations
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 11:30:00 -0500
Educational, Behind-the-Scenes Program for Students in Grades 5 Through 9
Wed, 08 Feb 2012 10:00:00 -0500
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, LaGuardia Airport, Salt Lake City International Airport, Louisville International Airport and Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, Jamaica, Chosen as American's "Customer Cup" Winners
Wed, 18 Jan 2012 14:35:00 -0500
Leadership Selection Further Supports Tenets of Restructuring Plan
12/15/2011 10:49:23 AM
The Governing Board of oneworld, the premier global airline alliance, has elected American Airlines Chairman, President and Chief Executive Tom Horton as its Chairman.
Thu, 08 Dec 2011 14:00:00 -0500
Rubin Will Oversee American's Loyalty and Customer Relationship Management Department
Thu, 08 Dec 2011 08:30:00 -0500
Airline Receives Top Score for 10th Consecutive Year
Tue, 06 Dec 2011 10:59:04 -0500
Senior Leadership Team Streamlined and Reduced in Size
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Tue, 29 Nov 2011 07:05:00 -0500
Thomas W. Horton Named Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AMR Corporation and American Airlines; Succeeds Gerard Arpey Who Decided to Retire
Thu, 17 Nov 2011 10:00:00 -0500
Schubert Named Vice President - Network Planning and Backover Named Vice President - Corporate Communications for American Airlines; Fabregas Appointed Senior Vice President - Customer Service for American Eagle
Mon, 14 Nov 2011 18:15:37 -0500
American Airlines Announces TWU Dispatcher Tentative Agreement
Thu, 10 Nov 2011 11:00:00 -0500
American Employees to Help Service Members Transition Back to Private Sector
Thu, 10 Nov 2011 10:09:33 -0500
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, Hawaii's Kona International Airport, London Heathrow Airport and Puerto Vallarta's Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport Chosen as American's
Wed, 12 Oct 2011 10:00:00 -0400
Partners Will Work Together to Advance Diversity and Inclusion in Public Service Leadership
Tue, 11 Oct 2011 10:00:00 -0400
Former Director of Aviation from New York City Economic Development Corporation to Build Relationships for New York City's Largest Airline Employer
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10/04/2011 00:00
American and American Eagle Employees Go Passionately Pink for the Cure Oct. 14
09/28/2011 00:00
Chefs Join American's Culinary Team to Design Inflight Menus Products and Services
Thu, 22 Sep 2011 09:00:00 -0400
Employee Groups to Visit Wounded Service Members, Collect Donations for Military/Veterans Hospitals
Mon, 12 Sep 2011 10:00:00 -0400
American's Legal Department Recognized for Outstanding Achievement in its Commitment to Diversity and the Advancement of Women Attorneys of Color
Thu, 08 Sep 2011 09:30:00 -0400
Airline Donates 36 Computers for Music Technology Program
Wed, 10 Aug 2011 13:34:01 -0400
Montreal Wins American's Customer Cup for Second Consecutive Quarter
Wed, 10 Aug 2011 13:24:23 -0400
Los Angeles Among Five of American's
Wed, 10 Aug 2011 13:24:23 -0400
Maui Among Five of American's
Wed, 10 Aug 2011 13:23:30 -0400
San Francisco Once Again Takes Home American's
Mon, 01 Aug 2011 16:43:55 -0400
Partnering with FltOps.com to Promote Aviation Careers
Tue, 26 Jul 2011 11:49:52 -0400
Recognized for Supplier Diversity, Workplace Diversity and Corporate Citizenship
Thu, 21 Jul 2011 16:15:00 -0400
Stephen M. Bennett, former President and CEO of Intuit, Inc., was appointed to the Board of Directors.
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 11:00:00 -0400
American Airlines Publishing (AAP) was honored with five prestigious Magnum Opus Awards in June.
Wed, 13 Jul 2011 15:00:56 -0400
American Airlines advocates the passage of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA).
Tue, 12 Jul 2011 11:00:00 -0400
American, FAA Celebrate AMTs with 50 Years of Service
Wed, 15 Jun 2011 07:00:00 -0400
Attendees Learn about Career Opportunities in Aviation
Thu, 09 Jun 2011 12:24:45 -0400
First Airline and LGBT Employee Resource Group, GLEAM, to Join National Campaign for LGBT Youth at Risk
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Tue, 31 May 2011 10:59:38 -0400
Interactive, Web-based Annual Report Includes Comprehensive Overview of Corporate Responsibility Efforts
Tue, 24 May 2011 09:00:58 -0400
Youth Learn of World War II Through the Memories of Veterans
Mon, 16 May 2011 11:30:22 -0400
Montreal Among Five of American's Customer Cup Airport Winners
Mon, 16 May 2011 11:04:25 -0400
Grenada Among Five of American’s “Customer Cup” Airport Winners
Wed, 11 May 2011 11:00:00 -0400
Miami Starts Year with First Quarter
Wed, 11 May 2011 11:00:00 -0400
Norfolk Among Five of American's
Mon, 11 Apr 2011 11:00:31 -0400
More Than $1.64 Million Donated Through AAdvantage Campaign, Employee Fundraisers for Those Affected by Earthquake and Tsunami
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Thu, 24 Mar 2011 09:00:00 -0400
American Presents AAdvantage Executive Platinum® Membership to Mark 150th Anniversary of Highest U.S. Military Honor
Tue, 22 Mar 2011 11:16:50 -0400
Airforwarders Association Recognizes Brooks' Security Leadership
Thu, 10 Mar 2011 09:00:00 -0500
Actor Anthony Anderson, Comedian George Wilborn, Football Greats Ed 'Too Tall' Jones and Everson Walls to Participate
Mon, 07 Mar 2011 10:00:00 -0500
More than $1.6 Million Raised through UNICEF's Change for Good Program on American Airlines in 2010
Wed, 02 Mar 2011 12:30:00 -0500
Employee-Driven Fuel Conservation Program Benefits Air Compassion for Veterans
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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 15:14:38 -0500
Association of Diversity Councils Recognizes American for Workplace Diversity
Fri, 11 Feb 2011 14:00:00 -0500
American Rewards Employees with $6 Million; Total Payout for 2010 Annual Incentive Plans is $36 Million
Wed, 09 Feb 2011 10:00:00 -0500
Denver Among Five of American's 'Customer Cup' Airport Winners
Wed, 09 Feb 2011 10:00:00 -0500
San Francisco Among Five of American's 'Customer Cup' Airport Winners
Wed, 09 Feb 2011 10:00:00 -0500
Columbus Among Five of American's 'Customer Cup' Airport Winners
Thu, 13 Jan 2011 12:00:00 -0500
Ski Activities Offer Teens a Life-Changing Experience
Wed, 05 Jan 2011 12:30:00 -0500
American Kicks Off 2011 with New Video Campaign to Welcome and Thank Customers
Mon, 20 Dec 2010 17:40:35 -0500
AA Credit Union has proudly presented the North Texas Food Bank with a $3,090 donation as a result of the Credit Union's weeklong virtual canned food drive.
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Thu, 16 Dec 2010 11:08:56 -0500
American's Sherri Macko Wins Two Diversity Advocate of the Year Awards
Mon, 13 Dec 2010 12:24:46 -0500
Employees Can Check In for a Flight, Get Priority List Information and More; Versions for Other Mobile Devices in the Works
Fri, 10 Dec 2010 12:00:00 -0500
USO, American Strengthen Joint Commitment to Support Active Service Members
Wed, 08 Dec 2010 11:30:00 -0500
American, American Eagle Fly 1,300 Children and Parents to Dallas/Fort Worth for a Few Days of Fun, Friendship and New Memories
Thu, 11 Nov 2010 15:44:55 -0500
American Rewards Employees with $8.8 Million for Surpassing Third Quarter Customer Service Goals
Wed, 10 Nov 2010 10:00:00 -0500
Dayton Airport Among Five of American's 'Customer Cup' Airport Winners
Wed, 10 Nov 2010 10:00:00 -0500
DFW Airport Among Five of American's 'Customer Cup' Airport Winners
Wed, 10 Nov 2010 10:00:00 -0500
Colorado Springs Once Again Takes Home American's 'Customer Cup'
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Mon, 18 Oct 2010 14:00:00 -0400
Eighth Annual Gala Supports Families in Need, Pays Tribute to 'Greatest Generation' World War II Veterans
Wed, 06 Oct 2010 08:15:00 -0400
545 Flight Attendants and 250 Pilots to Be Recalled for Active Duty
Fri, 01 Oct 2010 16:02:19 -0400
Airline Receives Top Score for Ninth Consecutive Year
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Wed, 08 Sep 2010 16:32:30 -0400
American Named as the Top Airline in the September 2010 Issue Among the Nation's Top 60 Diversity Elite Companies
Thu, 12 Aug 2010 16:00:00 -0400
American Rewards Employees with $10.4 Million for Surpassing Second Quarter Customer Service Goals
Tue, 10 Aug 2010 10:00:00 -0400
Northwest Arkansas Airport Among Five of American's 'Customer Cup' Airport Winners
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Tue, 10 Aug 2010 10:00:00 -0400
Miami Takes Home 'Customer Cup' For Third Quarter in a Row
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.
Wed, 28 Jul 2010 13:00:00 -0400
Contributions Continue Airlines' Support of Earthquake-Stricken Nation
Fri, 02 Jul 2010 14:30:00 -0400
AA Credit Union proudly presented the Children's Miracle Network with a $50,000 donation
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Tue, 22 Jun 2010 10:00:00 -0400
Customers Benefit From American's Industry Technology Leadership
Thu, 13 May 2010 16:05:00 -0400
American Rewards Employees with $11.3 Million for Surpassing Its First Quarter Customer Service Goals
Fri, 07 May 2010 11:20:00 -0400
Missy Latham, American Airlines labor spokesperson, issued the following statement:
Fri, 05 Mar 2010 09:00:00 -0500
American Provides Transportation for the Faith & Politics Institute's 10th Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage to Alabama
Mon, 01 Mar 2010 14:53:10 -0500
American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum will host a special photographic exhibit honoring the contributions of women who have worked for American Airlines in groundbreaking roles.
Mon, 15 Feb 2010 19:57:30 -0500
Company Publicly Thanks Thousands of Employees Who Expressed Support, the Transport Workers Union of America, the Association of Professional Flight Attendants, UNITE the Union-Branch LE/2005, Government Officials, Airports, Travel Partners, Corporations
Thu, 11 Feb 2010 12:43:45 -0500
American Rewards Employees with $10.3 Million; Total Payout for 2009 Annual Incentive Plans Tops $45 Million
Wed, 13 Jan 2010 18:04:00 -0500
Three American Eagle Relief Flights Bring 30,000 Pounds of Supplies to Earthquake Victims
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 05:55:00 -0500
The care of our passengers and crew members remains our highest priority.
Wed, 23 Dec 2009 05:54:13 -0500
Nuestra preocupación en este momento es hacer todo lo posible para asistir a nuestros pasajeros y tripulación.
Tue, 08 Dec 2009 12:00:00 -0500
American Airlines Transports More Than 1,300 Snowball Family Members to North Texas
Wed, 02 Dec 2009 16:46:00 -0500
Working together, AA Cargo and DHL Express transported more than 5,000 steaks for troops to enjoy during the holiday season.
Tue, 01 Dec 2009 16:45:00 -0500
Ream will oversee all of American's maintenance operations worldwide, including its major repair, overhaul and modification bases in Fort Worth, Texas, Tulsa, Okla., and Kansas City, Mo.
Mon, 30 Nov 2009 11:00:00 -0500
The winning advertisement, "Different Abilities Not Like the Others," highlights the captivating spirit of the Texas Lions Camp, which is designed for children with disabilities.
Tue, 24 Nov 2009 11:14:00 -0500
Actor Gary Sinise ("Forrest Gump", "Apollo 13", "CSI: NY"), and his band, the Lt. Dan Band, will travel to Afghanistan to perform for U.S. troops at three military bases during Thanksgiving week.
Fri, 13 Nov 2009 12:00:00 -0500
AA Awards $10.6 Million to Employees as Part of Annual Incentive Plan
Wed, 11 Nov 2009 11:02:00 -0500
American Airlines Observances Include Tribute to the Troops - Wounded Warriors Charter Flight to Las Vegas
Thu, 29 Oct 2009 17:46:00 -0400
American Airlines today issued the following statement in response to a letter of support recently sent to the U.S. Department of Transportation by the Association of Professional Flight Attendants (APFA), in Support of American's Antitrust Immunity Appli
Mon, 12 Oct 2009 11:30:00 -0400
We are tickled pink to be a part of the Passionately Pink for the Cure Day and raise funds for such a worthy cause.
Fri, 02 Oct 2009 07:00:00 -0400
14th Annual WishFlight To Take 31 Children on the Vacation of Their Dreams
Wed, 23 Sep 2009 13:00:00 -0400
Inaugural Award Recognizes Authentic Depictions of People with Disabilities in Television Advertising
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Mon, 14 Sep 2009 14:48:00 -0400
Airline Remains Travel Industry Leader of a Handful of U.S. Corporations to Achieve 100 Percent since CEI Launch
Wed, 09 Sep 2009 11:00:00 -0400
Fundraising Milestone Reached via Relay For Life Participation
Tue, 08 Sep 2009 11:28:00 -0400
American Airlines Recognized in the September 2009 Issue Among the Nation's Top 60 Diversity Elite Companies
Wed, 26 Aug 2009 16:40:00 -0400
Funds were raised through Credit Union-wide employee dress-down days, raffles and donations from check orders.
Mon, 24 Aug 2009 16:40:00 -0400
Represented Companies Truly Demonstrate a Firm Commitment to Diversity, Even as Corporate America Dismantles Diversity Initiatives, Magazine Said
Thu, 20 Aug 2009 12:34:00 -0400
American is the Only Airline Honored by Profiles in Diversity Journal for Excellence in Diversity Innovations
Wed, 19 Aug 2009 12:57:00 -0400
AA Awards $10.4 Million to Employees for Customer Experience Improvements in 2nd Quarter as part of Annual Incentive Plan; Total Cash Award Increases to $24.4 million for 2009 as Employees Continue to Satisfy Customers
Thu, 09 Jul 2009 13:30:00 -0400
American’s Employees Build on Graves’ Legacy
Fri, 19 Jun 2009 10:40:00 -0400
American Airlines LGBT and Allied Employees and Community Leaders Gather at C.R. Smith Museum Event


Wed, 17 Jun 2009 09:00:00 -0400


Employees Announce Launch of Veteran Military Employee Resource Group



 

Thu, 11 Jun 2009 14:00:00 -0400
In Spite of Economic Challenges, Arpey Says Company Continues to Confront Difficulties Head On with Continued Capacity Discipline, Fleet Renewal and Customer Service Efforts
Thu, 04 Jun 2009 16:02:00 -0400
In addition to supporting area arts organizations, American actively encourages its employees to become involved in the arts.
Thu, 04 Jun 2009 13:35:00 -0400

For the First Time Program Includes 'Just Culture' Provisions to Enhance Analysis of Root Causes of Events and Possible Mishaps Rather than Only Reported Incidents

Thu, 21 May 2009 13:35:00 -0400
Fundraising Campaign Raises Thousands of Dollars for UNCF
Fri, 15 May 2009 11:30:00 -0400
American Airlines Employees to Receive $200 Award for Service Improvements; AA Awards $14 Million to Employees for Annual Incentive Plan
Wed, 13 May 2009 10:00:00 -0400
AA, FAA Celebrate AMTs with 50 Years of Service
Tue, 12 May 2009 16:11:00 -0400

New York Sales Will Be Consolidated Within Eastern Sales Division

Tue, 21 Apr 2009 17:18:00 -0400


Mission Included Entertainer Tony Orlando and Other Performers Providing Entertainment for U.S. Military Personnel

Thu, 19 Mar 2009 12:22:00 -0400
Recognizes members for their business savvy and accomplishments
Tue, 17 Mar 2009 16:46:00 -0400
Paul Quinn College is the only historically black college in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Tue, 10 Mar 2009 16:49:00 -0400

Enhanced Labor Negotiations Web Site Reflects User Feedback

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Tue, 17 Feb 2009 11:09:00 -0500
American Is Only Airline To Make List In 16th Annual Survey
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.
Tue, 02 Dec 2008 11:00:00 -0500
Ret. Captain Dave Harris Receives Award from American Legacy Magazine
Mon, 08 Sep 2008 11:00:00 -0400
American Airlines Recognized in the September 2008 Issue Among the Nation's Top 60 Diversity Elite Companies
Wed, 13 Aug 2008 16:01:00 -0400
First Black Pilot will be Recognized at OBAP Annual Conference
Mon, 11 Aug 2008 08:00:00 -0400
American is Komen for the Cure's Official Airline and First-Ever Lifetime Promise Partner, Committed to Raising Funds for Crucial Breast Cancer Research at M. D. Anderson
Tue, 17 Jun 2008 10:16:00 -0400
Tippets Honored for Distinguished Career Spanning 42 Years With AMR at 'Fun Takes Flight' Celebration
Thu, 22 May 2008 14:00:00 -0400
Trustee of the Year Award Named for Airline VP at Reception Recognizing Completion of Eight-year Board Tenure
Thu, 22 May 2008 09:56:00 -0400
Airline Honors Its 10,600 Aviation Maintenance Technicians
Wed, 02 Apr 2008 15:00:00 -0400
Flight Attendants and Survivors Reunite to Celebrate Life and Recognize Heroes
Thu, 14 Feb 2008 09:42:00 -0500
Airline To Host Career Event For Pilots in Albany, N.Y.
Thu, 07 Feb 2008 16:53:00 -0500
Airline To Host Career Event For Pilots in Billings, Mont.
Wed, 09 Jan 2008 16:08:00 -0500
Pilots Can Choose Crew Base With Confirmation Before Training
Thu, 13 Dec 2007 16:28:00 -0500
247 Former TWA Flight Attendants Are Eligible To Return To Active Service In 2008
Wed, 10 Oct 2007 15:47:00 -0400
Pilots Can Choose Crew Base with Confirmation Before Training
Tue, 24 Jul 2007 09:00:00 -0400
Roger Frizzell, Vice President, Corporate Communications & Advertising for American Airlines, Joins Business for Diplomatic Action Board
Thu, 19 Jul 2007 10:25:00 -0400
Pilots Can Choose Crew Base with Confirmation Before Training
Wed, 20 Jun 2007 11:06:00 -0400
Pilots Can Choose Crew Base with Confirmation Before Training
Wed, 30 May 2007 13:18:00 -0400
Key Appointment to Ensure Smooth Transition to Future CEO Position
Mon, 07 May 2007 12:15:00 -0400
Up to 200 Flight Attendants to Return to Active Duty
Fri, 30 Mar 2007 14:09:00 -0400
Director Armando M. Codina to Assume Lead Director Role on Board
Wed, 28 Mar 2007 12:00:00 -0400
Former DFW Airport COO to Oversee State, Local Government Relationships

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