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  • PICTURE: American’s first 787 moves into final assembly


    ​The first Boeing 787-8 bound for American Airlines has moved onto the final assembly at the airframer’s factory in Everett, Washington.


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  • American sees single operating certificate in Q2 2015


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  • 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/
  • 'Renaissance' in US airline industry sustainable: Analyst

    News | 16 Sep 2014 18:59 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​An ongoing period of financial profitability and stability in the US airline industry is sustainable, but skepticism still lingers among investors, says an airline analyst.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Renaissance-in-US-airline-industry-sustainable-Analyst-403759/
  • Foreign competition biggest worry for US airlines: Parker

    News | 16 Sep 2014 18:13 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Competition from foreign carriers remains US airlines’ biggest challenge even as the industry enjoys stability, says American Airlines Group chief executive Doug Parker.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Foreign-competition-biggest-worry-for-US-airlines-Parker-403755/
  • ANALYSIS: Airports build for Southwest’s international push

    News | 16 Sep 2014 17:14 | Edward Russell

    ​Los Angeles International airport and Southwest Airlines will cut the ribbon on more than $500 million in improvements to terminal 1 at the southern California airport today.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airports-build-for-Southwests-international-push-403753/
  • ANALYSIS: North American short-haul trend analysis

    News | 16 Sep 2014 14:39 | Graham Dunn

    US majors' big hubs remain the busiest airports for continental flying, show Flightglobal's Innovata schedules for August 2014 compared with the same month in 2008.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-North-American-short-haul-trend-analysis-403661/
  • ANALYSIS: Lessor funding requests a boost for banks

    News | 16 Sep 2014 12:23 | Laura Mueller

    Increased funding requests from operating lessors are helping traditional aviation banks breathe a sigh of relief in the ultra-competitive finance markets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Lessor-funding-requests-a-boost-for-banks-403733/