'Discipline' for Airlines, Pain for Fliers

'Discipline' for Airlines, Pain for Fliers
And American Airlines' chief, Doug Parker, said the airlines had learned their lessons from past price wars. “I think everybody in the industry understands that,” he told Reuters. Got the message? “Discipline” is classic oligopoly-speak for limiting …
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Stocks to Watch: GE, GM, Apple, American Airlines
Shares were down 0.5% to $ 127.20 premarket. American Airlines cut its guidance for second-quarter unit revenue and pretax margins, adding to concerns about profitability in the sector. Shares fell 2.4% to $ 38.91 premarket. Southwest Airlines Co.
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International traffic drops at CLT as American Airlines shuffles routes

International traffic drops at CLT as American Airlines shuffles routes
On Tuesday, American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) announced new flights to be offered between the U.S. and Australia — but once again, no new destinations are being added in Charlotte. American is by far the dominant carrier at CLT, operating …
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Balloons over D/FW Airport force American Airlines pilot to take evasive maneuver
But Lunsford and airport officials say the pilot of an American Airlines jet reported making an evasive maneuver “to avoid them,” per the FAA. “It's not something we see every day, but occasionally a balloon will float through a busy airway or into the …
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American Airlines Cargo eyes Africa with new cargo sales role

American Airlines Cargo eyes Africa with new cargo sales role
Richard Hartmann (above) today took up his new role as regional sales manager – cargo, South Asia, Middle East and Africa for American Airlines Cargo. In the newly created position, Mr Hartmann will be in charge of sales development in countries …
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S&P upgrades credit ratings for American Airlines, United Airlines
Their ratings still aren't considered investment grade, but American Airlines Group and United Continental Holdings both received upgrades Friday in their credit ratings from Standard & Poor's Rating Services. Both companies and their subsidiaries were …
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Ray Howland: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know
An American Airlines executive who was part of the company's initial response to 9/11 has been arrested in Pennsylvania on charges that he tried to set up a sexual encounter with a mother and her 10-year-old daughter who were really undercover cops.
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Supreme Court's same-sex marriage ruling: American Airlines praises, scorn

Supreme Court's same-sex marriage ruling: American Airlines praises, scorn
American is among a number of U.S. companies that have signed support onto Human Rights Campaign's equality and diversity campaigns. American merged with Tempe-based US Airways Group Inc. in 2013. American has a hub at Phoenix Sky Harbor …
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American Airlines CEO has forgotten his Phoenix roots
American Airlines CEO Doug Parker (center) poses with members of the US Airline Pilots association and the Allied Pilots Association following the merger announcement of US Airways and American Airlines in 2013. (Photo: Tom Fox/Dallas Morning News).
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American Airlines Recognizes Employees With The Seventh Annual Earl G

American Airlines Recognizes Employees With The Seventh Annual Earl G
FORT WORTH, Texas, June 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — American Airlines Group has recognized four employees with the 2015 Earl G. Graves Award for Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion for their work in making a lasting impression in the workplace, in the …
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American Airlines Applauds U.S. Supreme Court Decision on Marriage Equality
FORT WORTH, Texas, June 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — American Airlines applauds today's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to extend full marriage rights to same-sex couples in the United States, regardless of the state in which they reside. "This is a …
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American Airlines (AAL) Stock Declines After Delaying Airbus Delivery
AMERICAN AIRLINES GROUP INC reported significant earnings per share improvement in the most recent quarter compared to the same quarter a year ago. The company has demonstrated a pattern of positive earnings per share growth over the past two …
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Bear of the Day: American Airlines (AAL)
While a number of airline stocks have been hit by this trend, one that could be especially weak right now is American Airlines ( (AAL – Analyst Report). Not only has the stock fallen by over 15% in the last three months, but the outlook is quite poor …
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American Airlines to Get Seattle-Haneda Slots Post Delta Exit
However, the underutilization of the Seattle-to-Haneda network by Delta has prompted American Airlines to file a complaint with the DOT in October, last year. American Airlines also requested the regulatory body for a reallocation of the routes. On …
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