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Southwest, American Strengthen Mask Rules

(CNN) - Southwest and American Airlines are joining United in requiring passengers to wear face coverings everywhere inside the airport. Effective July 27th, Southwest customers will be expected to wear a face mask when they check in. The requirement…

American Airlines Warns Of Potential Furloughs

(CNN) - American Airlines plans to furlough thousands of its employees this fall. The airline sent a memo to workers on Wednesday. Its top two executives shared that the company will issue notices of potential furloughs to 25,000 employees.…

American Airlines Sued For Racial Discrimination

(CNN) - Five passengers are suing American Airlines for racial discrimination. The suit stems from a May 31st incident where a black passenger asked if he could change seats. Elgin banks says he wanted to space himself out from…

Airlines Banning Alcohol Sales On Flights

Portland, OR (KOIN) - If getting your vacation kicked off includes sipping on an adult beverage in the air; think again. At least not if you're flying Delta or American Airlines. Banning alcohol is just one more on a…

American Airlines PPE Plans For Customers

(CNN) - American Airlines says it's enhancing procedures aimed at preventing the spread of the novel coronavirus. Starting May 1st, flight attendants will wear masks. American also will offer personal protective equipment to its customers. Meanwhile, the airline says…

American Airlines To Cut Additional International Flights

(CNN) - American Airlines is making changes to its flight schedule amid the coronavirus. The airline will be suspending long-haul international flights from the United States starting Monday, March 16th through May 6th. The change comes amid the new…

American Airlines Cuts Boeing 737 Flights Until June

(CNN) - More delays in getting Boeing's 737 Max back in the air. American Airlines announced it will not put the aircraft back in service before early June. And that will mean the cancellation of 140 flights every day…

American Airlines Extends Flight Cancellations

(CNN) - American Airlines announced it's canceling flights into early November over the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max. The world's largest airline said Sunday it's extending cancellations until November 2nd, amounting to about 115 flight cancellations a day.…

American Airlines Extends 737 Max Cancellations

(CNN) - American Airlines says 115 flights will be canceled per day through September 3rd. This is to accommodate the grounded Boeing 737 Max planes. Initially, American Airlines had canceled all flights using those jets until August 19th, but…

Plane Tickets are About to Get More Expensive

(CNN) - Flying to your summer destination will likely be more expensive this year. The reason? Analysts blame rising fuel prices cutting into airline profits. It's unclear just how high fares will rise, but experts say the airlines will…