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AA Adds Premium Economy Seats to International Flights

By David Koenig | Dec 10
American Airlines says it will start selling "premium economy" service on international flights, with leather seats, entertainment systems and meals.

Violent Flight Attendant Attacks Crew on American Airlines

By Tom Foreman Jr. | Nov 30
An American Airlines flight attendant who described herself as "crazy" and a "train wreck" attacked fellow crew members and U.S. marshals during a flight from Charlotte, North Carolina, to Frankfurt, Germany.

Big 3 Airlines Flex Their Muscles in Washington

U.S. airlines have ramped up an aggressive lobbying campaign that seeks nothing less than converting the government from industry regulator to business ally.

Hunky Vine Star Strips to Speedo, Detained at Miami-Airport

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 4
Hunky Vine star Jerome Jarre nearly got arrested last week, after stripping down to his Speedo on a Boeing 737.

American Airlines Apologies for "Deaf and Dumb" Note

Mar 30
A deaf couple is upset over a note that an American Airlines employee attached to one of their bags, referring to the pair as "deaf and dumb."

American Airlines Lightens Up the Boarding Process

By David Koenig | May 24
American Airlines announced that in an effort to speed up the boarding process, they will favor passengers traveling only with personal items that will fit under the seat - but more importantly - where will you fit all that Duty Free liquor?

National LGBT Bar Recognizes Advocates for Equality

LOCAL | By Angela Kolter | Feb 16
On Feb. 7, the Dallas community came together to honor American Airlines with the National LGBT Bar Association’s Out & Proud Corporate Counsel Award.

American Airlines Introduces Entrée Reservations for Premium Class

Oct 25
American Airlines announced its entrée reservations program, becoming the first domestic airline to offer premium class customers the opportunity to review menu options and pre-select their desired meal prior to their flight’s departure.

American Airlines Modernizes Fleet for Three-Class Service

Aug 5
American Airlines will become the only airline with three-class service and fully lie-flat First and Business Class seats on transcontinental flights.

"Priscilla, Queen of the Desert" Celebrates Pride at JFK’s AA Terminal

Jun 20
American Airlines and Broadway will join forces on Thursday, June 21, to celebrate LGBT Pride at Terminal 8 at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) with special performances from Bette Midler’s outrageous Broadway musical, Priscilla.

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