American Airlines

Airlines settle Twin Towers claim over 9/11 attacks

American Airlines and United Airlines have agreed to a USD 95.1 million settlement with the developer of the World Trade Centre over the September 11, 2001 attacks, ending 13 years of litigation.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:42 AM IST

Unruly passenger aboard Hawaii flight prompted bomb scare - FBI

The plane landed safely, no one among the 187 passengers and crew was hurt and the laptop was found to be harmless.

May 23, 2017, 09:31 AM IST

American Airlines passenger detained after in-flight disturbance

Passenger detained for causing an in-flight disturbance.

May 20, 2017, 09:07 AM IST

Mother sues American Airlines for losing her daughter's ashes

A grieving mother has sued American Airlines for USD 10 million, alleging that she was forced to check in her carry-on luggage containing her daughter's ashes which the airline then misplaced.

May 09, 2017, 18:52 PM IST

Plane in Chicago had rare, serious engine failure: Official

Pilots were forced to abort a takeoff and evacuate passengers from a burning American Airlines flight on a runway at Chicago O'Hare International Airport after the airliner experienced what a federal official said was a rare and serious type of engine failure.

Oct 29, 2016, 12:19 PM IST

American Airlines jet catches fire on takeoff at Chicago airport

A footage showed the idled plane on the ground with flames and large clouds of black smoke billowing from its right side and emergency slides deployed on the left side.

Oct 29, 2016, 09:03 AM IST
Venezuela`s woes deepen as Citibank shuts teller window

Venezuela`s woes deepen as Citibank shuts teller window

Venezuela`s howling economic woes have worsened.

Jul 13, 2016, 10:15 AM IST

Explosions hit Zaventem airport in Belgium's capital Brussels

Two explosions 'near American Airlines departure desk'. To know more, watch the full news.

Mar 22, 2016, 14:41 PM IST

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.

Oct 06, 2015, 05:41 AM IST

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.

Sep 18, 2015, 01:13 AM IST

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.

Aug 19, 2015, 03:17 AM IST

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.

Jun 02, 2015, 20:28 PM IST

Boeing says efficiency supports strong outlook, despite hurdles

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

May 13, 2015, 10:43 AM IST

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.

Dec 30, 2014, 06:52 AM IST

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.

Nov 29, 2014, 17:21 PM IST

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.

Aug 29, 2014, 17:50 PM IST

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.

Oct 23, 2013, 10:49 AM IST

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.

Sep 20, 2013, 07:47 AM IST

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.

Jun 17, 2013, 16:20 PM IST

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.

May 14, 2013, 14:58 PM IST