Mechanical Issue Forces American Airlines Flight To Return To Philadelphia International Airport After TakeoffFlight 793 was headed to Charlotte around 1 p.m. when it had to return to the airport shortly after takeoff.
Airlines Take Measures To Deal With Growing Passengers, Shrinking SeatsThe CDC says the average American has gained about 15 pounds in the past two decades.
American Airlines Institutes Policy Directing Agents Not To Rebook Passengers On Competing AirlinesManagers can make exceptions in a few cases, such as people flying to a wedding or funeral and those who would be stranded overnight with no hotel room.
American Airlines Flight From Philadelphia Makes Emergency Landing After 'Mechanical Issue'A Philly-Birmingham bound plane with American Airlines was forced to land in North Carolina due to a mechanical issue on Friday night.
American Airlines Kicks Musician Off Flight For Buying Seat For CelloA Chicago musician traveling with her cello was removed from an American Airlines flight in Miami as she tried to return home.
American Airlines Says It's Getting Rid Of Plastic StrawsAmerican Airlines says it will stop using plastic straws and drink stirs and replace them with biodegradable alternatives.
American, United Airlines Ask Trump Administration Not To Put Migrant Children On FlightsThe CEOs of both airlines said that the administration's recent immigration policy of separating migrant families conflicts with their values.
American Airlines Announces New Support Animal Policy: Goats, Ferrets Not AllowedStarting July 1, ferrets, goats and hedgehogs can no longer fly American Airlines, even if they're support animals.
Family Sues American Airlines After Bride Dies During Flight, Claims Pilot Wouldn't Make Emergency LandingSoon after the doctor left the cockpit to return to Brittany's aid, the 25-year-old's pulse and breathing stopped.
American Airlines' Pilot Scheduling Snafu Could Cost $10 MillionThe fallout from American Airline's pilot scheduling glitch could cost the company $10 million.
American Airlines, Pilots' Union Reach Agreement To Staff All Flights Over Holiday SeasonThe news comes after the airliner mistakenly scheduled vacation for 15,000 pilots.
Glitch Has American Looking For Pilots For Holiday FlightsAmerican Airlines said it is working diligently to address the issue and expects to "avoid cancellations this holiday season."
NAACP Warning African-Americans Against Traveling On American AirlinesThe NAACP is warning African-Americans that if they fly on American Airlines they could be subject to discrimination or even unsafe conditions.
American Airlines Flight Forced To Return To Philadelphia Due To Dashboard AlertPhiladelphia International Airport says that American Airlines Flight 1748 that departed around 3 p.m. for Orlando was forced to turn around and land due to a dashboard alert.
American Airlines Flight Safely Returns After Problem Is Discovered With AircraftAs a precaution, officials say that once the it was discovered that there was a problem with the aircraft the flight returned to Philadelphia International Airport.