Tagged with American Airlines

American unions would support merger with US Airways

American unions would support merger with US Airways

All three unions representing American Airlines (The Allied Pilots Association, the Transport Workers Union and Association of Professional Flight Attendants) have agreed to back a deal for a merger with US Airways should the two companies come to an agreement. ALSO ONLINE: Should Texas senator get involved in American bankruptcy? RELATED: Delta considering bid for … Continue reading

American’s CEO writes letter to employees about cuts

By Michael Garko, In Airline News American announced today that is will cut up to 13,000 of its employees as it continues restructuring after filing bankruptcy in November.  CEO Tom Horton sent out a letter to American’s employees outlining its plans.  Read the full text below.

American could cut 13,000 jobs as part of restructuring

By Michael Garko, In Airline News American Airlines is expected to announce today that it may cut up to ten percent of its workforce, or 13,000 jobs as it continues to operate under bankruptcy. NBC 5 Dallas is reporting that a meeting is being held at the struggling airline’s Fort Worth headquarters, and that negotiations … Continue reading