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.

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.

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.

2 men accused of attacking pilot at Miami airport

A man punched an American Airlines
pilot who kicked him off a flight from Miami, and he and his
brother then attacked the pilot again before bystanders
tackled the brothers in the terminal, officials said.

AA flight makes emergency landing at IGI

A Chicago-bound American
Airlines flight with 246 passengers and crew onboard Tuesday
landed under emergency conditions due to technical problem in
one of its engines soon after it took off from IGI airport
here.

US passenger jet makes emergency landing in New York

The flight made an emergency landing due to a loss of pressure in the cabin.

US plane diverted after passenger found smoking

American Airlines flight from NY to Los Angeles was diverted to Albuquerque.

American Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Iceland

An American Airlines flight with
145 people on board made an emergency landing today in Iceland
after reports of chemical fumes in the cabin.

American Airlines ups ante in JAL bidding war

American Airlines on Tuesday raised the stakes in a bidding war with rival Delta for a slice of Japan Airlines, but the ailing company`s shares still crashed on fears that bankruptcy is imminent.

Delta, American investment in JAL put on ice- source

Delta Air Lines and American Airlines will not be invited to invest in Japan Airlines until after a new management has been put in place, if ever, a person familiar with the matter said.

JAL to decline financial aid from Delta, AA: Report

A state-backed turnaround fund is likely to decline financial aid for Japan Airlines from Delta Air Lines or American Airlines and limit an alliance to a business tie-up, a newspaper reported on Sunday.

American Airlines, partners offer $1.1 bn to JAL

American Airlines, the oneworld alliance and private equity firm TPG on Thursday offered to invest $1.1 billion in struggling Japan Airlines (JAL)

American, partners offer $1.1 bn to Japan Airlines

American Airlines upped the ante in the tug-of-war over Japan Airlines, vowing Thursday to lead a USD 1.1 billion investment in the struggling carrier to prevent it from falling into the orbit of rival Delta.

American Airlines steps up war with Delta over JAL

Two of world`s largest airlines upped the ante in a scramble over struggling Japan Airlines Corp, with American Airlines Inc warning of "enormous risks" if JAL switches to the rival SkyTeam alliance.

American Airlines says TPG could invest in struggling JAL

Private equity firm TPG could partner with American Airlines on a minority investment in Japan Airlines to prevent its defection to a rival airline group, the chief financial officer of American parent AMR Corp said.

American, BA, Qantas eye joint offer to JAL: Sources

American Airlines will team up with British Airways and Qantas Airways to offer cash-strapped Japan Airlines fresh capital and expanded business ties, two sources said, aiming to fight off a rival offer from Delta Airlines.