Top News on America West Airlines

  • Benefits, risks and challenges as Airbus counts down to NEO decision


    It is September and the final countdown has begun toward the Airbus decision whether to offer a re-engine the A320 family with Pratt & Whitney P1000G Geared Turbo Fan and the CFM International Leap-X.


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  • Delta to provide documents in American-US Airways case


    ​Delta Air Lines has been asked to submit documents related to its merger with Northwest Airlines, in the US...


  • Sullenberger retires from US Airways


    <p>The captain that successfully landed a US Airways A320 in New York's Hudson River in January 2009 after birds struck...


  • Sacramento reports four birdstrikes during a 14h time period


    <p>Bird strikes damaged four aircraft on final approach to the Sacramento International airport at various times over a...


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  • Menke named Hawaiian's head of operations

    News | 23 Sep 2014 20:45 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Hawaiian Airlines has named longtime airline executive Sean Menke its new executive vice president and chief operations officer, effective 20 October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Menke-named-Hawaiians-head-of-operations-404071/
  • US-American’s passenger service agents vote to join union

    News | 16 Sep 2014 19:54 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Passenger service agents at the merged American Airlines-US Airways have voted to join the CWA-IBT Customer Service Employee Association.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Americans-passenger-service-agents-vote-to-join-union-403766/
  • US Airways integrating ‘east’ and ‘west’ fleets in May

    News | 28 Apr 2014 14:20 | Edward Russell

    ​US Airways will go metal neutral on its Airbus A320 family and Boeing 757 fleets from 1 May, as the airline eliminates its “east” and “west” aircraft designations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Airways-integrating-east-and-west-fleets-in-May-398648/
  • American names Flannery to top job at PSA as Houk retires

    News | 16 Apr 2014 16:55 | Edward Russell

    ​Dion Flannery will take over as president and chief executive of American Airlines-owned PSA Airlines in August, following the retirement of Keith Houk.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-names-Flannery-to-top-job-at-PSA-as-Houk-retires-398326/
  • American plans gradual shift to a single reservation system

    News | 07 Apr 2014 13:20 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines plans to route all new reservations through Sabre 90 days before its official move to just one reservations platform, in an effort to reduce passenger disruptions during its merger with US Airways.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-plans-gradual-shift-to-a-single-reservation-system-397905/
  • Delta to provide documents in American-US Airways case

    News | 04 Oct 2013 16:20 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines has been asked to submit documents related to its merger with Northwest Airlines, in the US government’s challenge of American and US Airways’ proposed merger.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-to-provide-documents-in-American-US-Airways-case-391337/