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  • American and BA continue to see strong transatlantic demand


    ​The heads of joint business partners American Airlines and British Airways continue to see strong and growing demand...


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    ​Brazil's Sao Paulo Guarulhos is pointing to a smooth introduction of it new Terminal 3 as it continues to look at ways...


  • American sees single operating certificate in Q2 2015


    ​American Airlines chief operating officer Robert Isom anticipates receiving approval for a single operating...


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  • American reduces cost of capital with $3.3bn in debt deals

    News | 23 Oct 2014 21:53 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines has reduced its cost of capital with its recent $3.3 billion in financing transactions, says chief financial officer Derek Kerr.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-reduces-cost-of-capital-with-33bn-in-debt-deals-405181/
  • American sees modest unit revenue growth in Q4

    News | 23 Oct 2014 20:35 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines anticipates flat to up 2% passenger unit revenue in the fourth quarter, reflecting the continuing strength of demand in the USA and the negative impact of the carrier’s recent Venezuela cuts.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-sees-modest-unit-revenue-growth-in-Q4-405178/
  • American operating profit rises to $1.26bn in Q3

    News | 23 Oct 2014 13:43 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines saw its operating profit increase to $1.26 billion in the third quarter, as the carrier progressed on its merger with US Airways.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-operating-profit-rises-to-126bn-in-Q3-405152/
  • Delta to launch Los Angeles-Vancouver flights in December

    News | 22 Oct 2014 21:15 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines will begin new service between Los Angeles International and Vancouver International airports this December, complementing its recent growth at the Southern California airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-to-launch-Los-Angeles-Vancouver-flights-in-December-405116/
  • ATS to service Southwest 737s at new Kansas City site

    News | 22 Oct 2014 14:55 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Aviation Technical Services (ATS) announces a new agreement with Southwest Airlines that will bring additional work to the MRO provider’s new facility at Kansas City International airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ATS-to-service-Southwest-737s-at-new-Kansas-City-site-405096/
  • SkyWest promotes Black to oversee customer service

    News | 22 Oct 2014 13:44 | Edward Russell

    ​Utah-based regional carrier SkyWest Airlines has promoted Steve Black to oversee its customer service function.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SkyWest-promotes-Black-to-oversee-customer-service-405084/