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American receives approval for LATAM joint business agreement in Chile

The court of free competition in Chile has approved the joint business agreement between American Airlines and the LATAM Airlines Group for both their passenger and cargo businesses. American is currently evaluating the mitigating conditions included in the agreement. “Our joint business agreement is good news for Chile and for our customers around the world,” said American chairman Doug Parker. […]

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American breaks ground on $1.6b Los Angeles modernisation project

American Airlines and Los Angeles World Airports have officially broke ground on a $1.6 billion modernisation project to fully reimagine Los Angeles International Airport Terminals 4 and 5. The project marks American’s largest individual investment at an airport in its 92-year history and reaffirms the airline’s commitment to Los Angeles. Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles councilmember Joe Buscaino […]

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American Song takes to water for first time

American Song departed from the Port of New Orleans earlier on her maiden voyage. Underway at 100 per cent capacity, this historic new riverboat is off to a great start and is cruising the Mississippi River on its eight-day inaugural sailing between New Orleans and Memphis. American Song’s 184 guests are enjoying an unforgettable cruise with stops at Oak Alley, […]

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Discover the American charm of the Bluegrass Country

America’s well-known southern charm and hospitality is brought to life through Collette’s latest tour, ‘Bluegrass Country and the Smoky Mountains’. The nine-day venture takes travellers through the heart of Appalachia where they will experience the best of what Kentucky, Tennessee and North Carolina has to offer. Starting in Louisville, Kentucky -known for thoroughbreds, bourbon and baseball – travellers will experience […]

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American CEO on Gulf Carrier Pact: ‘Someone Is Cheating Already’

Remember when the Trump administration suggested in May it had solved the ongoing dispute between U.S. and Gulf carriers? Hah. American Airlines CEO Doug Parker is already complaining one competitor is ignoring the spirit of the agreement. One of the three largest Gulf carriers is again not fighting fairly on transatlantic routes, American Airlines CEO Doug Parker said Wednesday at […]

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Bahamas tour boat explodes: American tourist dead

American tourist died when a tour boat in the Bahamas exploded on Saturday morning. There were 10 tourists – all Americans – and 2 Bahamian crew members onboard the 40-foot chartered boat when an engine exploded. Witnesses say those onboard were leaping from the boat. Of the 12 people onboard, 10 were injured after the boat quickly was consumed by […]