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American Airlines halted U.S. flights after a technical problem

American Airlines halted flights due to technical issues on Thursday, 12 noon. Chicago, Miami and Dallas airports have been affected. The operation was resumed around 2 pm. The Federal Aviation Authority tweeted that American Airlines flights to and from Chicago O'Hare, Dallas-Fort Worth and Miami were halted temporarily, "@AmericanAir requested a ground stop for all of their traffic in and out of DFW/ORD/MIA due to their computer issue," The Independent reported.

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American Airlines pilots union calls for vote on proposed contract

The union representing American Airlines pilots approved the carrier's final contract offer late Saturday, paving the way for a retroactive 23 percent wage hike if its members concur in a vote this month.

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American Airlines says 'strong' profit to allow bigger wage hikes

American Airlines Group Inc said Tuesday that it plans to pay flight attendants an additional four percentage points on top of raises already averaging 10 percent, thanks to profits that have strengthened as oil prices have collapsed.

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American Airlines scraps paper manuals for tablets to cut fuel costs

American Airlines has won regulatory approval to swap flight attendants' paper manuals for lighter Samsung tablets in a change that will save nearly $1 million a year, the company said on Wednesday.

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American-US Airways merger bad news for passengers -report

According to a report by the South China Morning Post, the approved merger of American Airlines and US Airways to form the largest airline by revenues in the world is not good news for passengers.

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Bankruptcy judge approves American-US Airways merger

Bankruptcy judge Sean Lane dismissed a private effort to block the merger between US Airways and AMR Corp and gave the clearance to allow the transaction to proceed.

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American Airlines faces another hurdle in merger battle

American Airlines Inc was slapped with another lawsuit claiming its merger with US Airways Inc would break antitrust laws, putting another roadblock on its exit from bankruptcy.

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Department of Transportation imposes USD1.2 million fine on US Airways over disabilities services

US Department of Transportation found that US Airways Group was guilty of not providing standard disability services to its passengers.

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Reduction of airport slots key to address antitrust claim levied against AMR-US Airways merger

US Justice Department's condition to AMR Corp and US Airways to lift the former's lawsuit could further delay merger plans.

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Divest flight slots at Reagan National - Southwest, JetBlue to AMR-US Air

Southwest Airlines and JetBlue Airways articulated its interest in acquiring AMR-US Airway flight slots in Washington.

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US Attorney general confirms settlement talks with US Airways and American Airlines on merger

US Attorney General Eric Holder said his comments that confirmed talks of a settlement between American Airlines and the US Airways regarding the airline's planned merger.

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Texas drops out of suit to stop American Airlines-US Airways merger

The state of Texas had dropped out of the lawsuit filed by the US Justice Department to block the US Airways-American Airlines merger, according to a Reuters report.

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AMR and US Airways set new deadlines

AMR and US Airways indicate new deadlines on their eventual decision on the merger as the lawsuit had affected the businesses.

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AA, UA moves airline merger to be completed by January 18 next year

American Airlines and US Airways Group Inc. had came to an agreement that the USD14 billion merger should be completed before the new deadline, which is on January 18 next year.

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Unions working for AMR and US Airways protest against lawsuit

The unions working for AMR Corp, the parent of American Airlines, and US Airways conducted a forwarded their displeasure on the suit filed by the antitrust division of the Justice Department.

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