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2014-04-08 08:20:46

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported March 2014 and year-to-date traffic results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/DA56847LOGO American Airlines Group's total revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month were 18.5 billion, up 0.9 percent versus March 2013. Total capacity was 22.6 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 2.9 percent versus March 2013. Total passenger load factor was 81.8 percent for the month...

2014-03-10 08:20:56

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported February 2014 traffic results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/DA56847LOGO American Airlines Group's total revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month were 15.1 billion, up 0.5 percent versus February 2013. Total capacity was 19.2 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 0.8 percent versus February 2013. Total passenger load factor was 78.4 percent for the month of...

2014-02-10 08:20:31

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported January 2014 traffic results. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130208/DA56847LOGO) American Airlines Group's total revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month were 17.3 billion, up 3.8 percent versus January 2013. Total capacity was 21.6 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 2.3 percent versus January 2013. Total passenger load factor was 80.3 percent for the month of...

2014-02-05 12:20:34

Fans can get an inside look at airline's new commercial and connect with athletes CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines and members of Team USA are offering social media fans and followers today a sneak peek at the airline's 2014 Team USA television advertising campaign. Members of Team USA featured in United's ads are tweeting and posting links to the airline's all-new 60-second commercial, "Athletes Aboard," via their personal social media channels,...

2014-01-08 20:20:05

CHICAGO, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported December 2013 operational results. UAL's December 2013 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 4.1 percent and consolidated capacity (available seat miles) increased 0.5 percent versus December 2012. UAL's December 2013 consolidated load factor increased 3.0 points compared to December 2012. UAL's December 2013 consolidated passenger revenue per available seat mile (PRASM) increased an...

2013-10-03 16:20:07

CHICAGO, Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today unveiled a new, signature seat design focused on customer comfort and environmental responsibility, with a sophisticated, modern look. The company will deploy the new seats on hundreds of aircraft that fly within the United States, Canada, Central America and the Caribbean. The new design includes: -- Bold elements, such as multi-tonal leather seat covers, distinctive double-stitch patterns, sculpted contouring and a...

2013-10-03 12:20:55

CHICAGO, Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines will serve as a gold sponsor and the exclusive airline partner of the 2014 Gay Games - the largest international sports and culture festival in the world open to all adult participants. "We are proud to serve as the exclusive airline for this international celebration of community and competition, and we look forward to welcoming each of the athletes to our hub city of Cleveland," said Nene Foxhall, the airline's executive vice...

2013-09-17 12:21:45

Concerns over Outsourcing and Competitive Disadvantage for Workers DALLAS, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Eagle Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), are increasingly concerned about their future in the American/US Airways merger. Executives promise growth, but a steady stream of outsourcing appears to be the plan for their work. The 1,800 American Eagle Flight Attendants are seriously questioning the benefits of a merger where...

2013-09-09 16:20:34

CHICAGO, Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported August 2013 operational results. UAL's August 2013 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) decreased 0.5 percent and consolidated capacity (available seat miles) decreased 1.4 percent versus August 2012. UAL's August 2013 consolidated load factor increased 0.8 points compared to August 2012. UAL's August 2013 consolidated passenger revenue per available seat mile (PRASM) increased an estimated 3.5 to...

2013-05-21 08:20:21

SkyWest Airlines to Operate 40 Aircraft Under United Express Brand Through Capacity Purchase Agreement CHICAGO, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced a capacity purchase agreement for SkyWest Airlines, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc., to operate 40 Embraer 175 aircraft under the United Express brand. SkyWest, Inc. will purchase the 40 76-seat aircraft with deliveries in 2014 and 2015. These aircraft are in addition to 30 Embraer 175 aircraft...