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Panel: Could cramped airline seats be dangerous?

...Unfortunately, the days of the empty middle seat are a thing of the past," said Julie Frederick, a representative for the American Airlines flight attendants union.Following the implementation of checked-bag fees in 2008, Frederick said, more and...
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Airlines soar to record profits

...revenue is flat or declining. At American Airlines, passengers flew fewer miles...Mann, a consultant and former American Airlines executive. He said airlines...of the year of each flight.American Airlines shares rose $1.67, or 3...
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Klinsmann was right: team not ready to win

...Altidore and defender DaMarcus Beasley were cheered and stopped for autographs and photos before they boarded an American Airlines flight to Miami.The Americans' final match, which kicked off at 4 p.m. EDT on a weekday, was seen by 21...
Hawaiian Airlines still tops on-time rankings, Alaska Airlines in second

...percent2. Alaska Airlines, 85.7 percent3. Delta Air Lines, 77.5 percent4. AirTran Airways, 75.0 percent5. American Airlines, 74.0 percent6. US Airways, 73.8 percent7. Virgin America, 73.2 percent8. SkyWest, 71.1 percent9...
Alaska Airlines increases the fee to check a suitcase center. Passengers who change tickets 60 or more days from the day of travel will not incur any fee at all.American Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and US Airways all increased change fees on domestic tickets from $150 to $200 in May...
Airlines' on-time rating drops again

...American Eagle, the regional-flying affiliate of American Airlines, had the worst rate.Five planes were stuck on...most likely to complain about United Airlines or American Airlines and least likely to kvetch about Alaska or Southwest...
No course records, just course rewards, at 2013 Frank Maier Marathon

...continents, arriving on a Friday and leaving on that Sunday."We have a few schedule in September," Ervais, an American Airlines pilot said. "One in Buenos Aires in October, then New York, then Chili, Malibu. This is how we spend our weekends...
Tourism courting Indian, South American travelers

...Emirates, which serves more than a dozen cities in India, now flies daily into Seattle, MacKenzie said.Meanwhile, American Airlines has introduced a direct service from S?£o Paulo, Brazil to Los Angeles, reducing the travel time north, Hancock...
Playing on the courts of youth

...graduate of Juneau High School. "I played a little bit, but later on I got more serious about it. I worked for Pan American Airlines and never had time to play. When I got to be 60 and towards retirement, I said, 'Heck with it, I'm going to...
Day of terror in N.Y., Washington

...terrorists. He did not cite any specific terrorist groups but vowed to "hunt down the folks who committed this act." American Airlines later acknowledged that one of its flights had been hijacked Tuesday morning shortly after leaving Boston en route...


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