| Sep 12, 2013
| 12:07 PM
A bankruptcy judge in New York has endorsed a plan to merge American Airlines and US Airways, pending the outcome of a legal challenge by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Judge Sean Lane approved the merger plan Thursday at a hearing in U.S. bankruptcy...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 12:46 PM
You may see a jetliner you don't recognize around Wichita next week.
One of the first Airbus A319 aircraft in the American Airlines fleet will make its debut arrival at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport between 10:30 and 11:10 a.m. on Monday, September 16....
| Oct 21, 2013
Spending on business travel is expected to surge in 2014, a sign of continuing confidence in the U.S. economy. But the rosy business outlook could be marred by further feuding in Washington that leads to another government shutdown.
The message of...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:25 PM
The new $1.3 billion runway that opened at O'Hare International Airport on Thursday began paying off immediately, with the airlines running mostly on time despite overcast skies that normally would cause some flight delays, officials said.
| Oct 16, 2013
| 7:09 AM
Jason Biggs vented on Twitter Friday about having to wait an hour and a half for his luggage, and his frustration was due, in part, to his dinner reservations in Chicago.
“Hey @AmericanAir just wanted to say thanks!" Biggs tweeted. "Waited hour...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:34 PM
DALLAS — Monday night for the Orlando Magic began with a look at the franchise's future. By sending out Victor Oladipo, Maurice Harkless, Tobias Harris, Kyle O'Quinn and Nik Vucevic for the opening tipoff, the Magic's starting five against the...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 4:44 AM
Press release from the City of Wichita:
Wichita Mid-Continent Airport (ICT) announced today it will launch a new customer rewards program based on travelers’ purchases at the airport.
Travelers participating in the rewards program are eligible...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Cross Texas off the list of states that oppose the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
Texas was one of seven states that had joined the U.S. Department of Justice and the District of Columbia in filing a suit to block the airlines from...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Although American Airlines' parent company is still in bankruptcy and a merger with US Airways is on hold, the Fort Worth-based airline is moving forward with plans to grow.
American Airlines announced Monday that it plans to recruit and hire 1,500...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:12 AM
A crowd of several hundred greets Marilyn Monroe at Los Angeles International Airport after flight from New York....
| Sep 8, 2013
| 7:00 AM
On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, firefighters from Engine 54, Ladder 4 and Battalion 9 responded to the call that the World Trade Center had been attacked. None survived.
In the following days, a 10 1/2-foot Statue of Liberty replica was mysteriously...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 8:15 AM
British Airways’ first A380 is to land at LAX on Tuesday, becoming the sixth international airline to launch service using the big jet.
The new jet, flying what British Airways is calling the "red carpet route," is expected to arrive at LAX at 7:...