Boston-bound airline pilot dies; co-pilot lands safely in NY

Details of the medical emergency and the identity of the dead pilot weren't immediately released, and the airline wouldn't say when the death occurred.

American stops flights at 3 airports, problems soon resolved

 American Airlines says it has fixed a technology problem that was grounding flights to and from Dallas, Chicago and Miami today.

American Airlines to launch LA-Cuba charter flights

 American Airlines said Tuesday that it would begin weekly charter flights between Los Angeles and Havana in December, as the US and Cuba edge closer to full bilateral aviation relations.

US passenger jet evacuated over bomb threat

An American Airlines passenger liner was evacuated in the US city of Philadelphia on Tuesday morning, media reported.

Boeing says efficiency supports strong outlook, despite hurdles

Boeing stock was down 0.2% at $145.61 in afternoon trading.

American Airlines flight diverted to Jamaica

An American Airlines flight was diverted to Kingston due to a "pressurization issue" during its Bogota-to-Miami trip, the airline said.

British Airways may consider hub-and-spoke operations with Indian partner

British Airways (BA) may consider partnering with an Indian carrier for hub-and-spoke operations in line with its relationship with American Airlines depending on how the market develops over the next 2-3 years, a top official said.

Legroom wars: Second US plane diverted after seat reclining row

A flight from Miami to Paris was diverted to Boston due to a mid-air brawl that erupted when a man became enraged after a woman in front of him reclined her seat, the second such incident in the US within a week.

American Airlines plane makes emergency landing

An American Airlines plane has made a safe emergency landing after the pilot reported a fire in the cockpit, a smoking engine and a loss of fuel, Turks & Caicos Islands officials said.

US plane makes emergency landing on Colombian island

An airplane belonging to the US carrier American Airlines was forced to make an emergency landing at the airport of Colombia`s San Andres Island.

Marilyn Monroe voted passengers` dream flight attendant

Passengers of American Airlines have chosen Marilyn Monroe as their dream flight attendant and George Clooney as the ideal pilot, in a survey.

BIZARRE: Woman ejected from plane for singing Whitney Houston`s song

A woman whose identity has not been revealed was ejected from a plane when she disrupted other passengers by singing Whitney`s popular song `I Will Always Love You` nonstop.

AMR okays merger deal with US Airways to create world’s largest airline

Post the deal the airlines will bear the name of American Airlines.

Bomb threat causes airport evacuation in Texas

Airport authorities locked down a terminal building of an airport in Dallas city, following a bomb threat on an American Airlines flight.

American Airlines creditors want to talk merger

Some American Airlines unsecured creditors increasingly feel the bankrupt airline should explore a deal with US Airways Group or another carrier, after hearing parent company AMR Corp's plan to remain independent, people familiar with the situation said.

AMR wants to cut 13,000 jobs, pensions

AMR Corp, the parent of bankrupt American Airlines, wants to slash 13,000 jobs and terminate employee pension plans as part of a cost-cutting strategy the carrier says is necessary to compete with rivals.

Now, American Airlines quits India

American Airlines has decided to end services between Chicago and New Delhi, leading to loss of around 150 jobs.

Baldwin dumped from supermarket ad over flight scandal

A New York supermarket chain has pulled a commercial fronted by Alec Baldwin after the star was removed from a flight last month.

American Airlines cleared to buy Boeing planes

AMR Corp, the parent of American Airlines, was cleared by a US bankruptcy judge on Thursday to buy 32 Boeing Co planes that it had been scheduled to receive through the end of next year.

AMR, American Airlines file for bankruptcy

AMR Corp, the parent company of American Airlines, filed for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a New York court on Tuesday.