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Airline collusion case could be difficult for government

...its initial phases. Letters went out this week to American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines and United...then a senior executive who would become CEO of American Airlines, expressed his anger about these fare wars in a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-03/airline-collusion-case-cou
Amid federal probe on airline ticket pricing collusion, Web searches show same air fares between travel booking Web sites

...the probe, which seeks to determine whether the few remaining carriers have colluded to keep ticket prices high.American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines all confirmed that they have received letters from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-02/amid-federal-probe-airline
Lightning strikes Columbia air passenger

...media outlets report an airport spokeswoman says the woman, whose identity hasn't been given, was traveling on an American Airlines flight Saturday.Airport officials say the plane was traveling from Hartford, Connecticut; to Charlotte, North...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-29/lightning-strikes-columbia-a
Rechecking the bags

...carry-on bags. Fortunately, the trade group has done an about-face thanks to "intense" opposition from North American airlines and the flying public.The Montreal-based International Air Transport Association had recommended carry-ons be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-21/rechecking-bags
Millions of fliers might want to buy new suitcases under new airline carry-on size guidelines

...wide by 7.5 inches deep. That's smaller than the current maximum size allowed by many airlines. For instance, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines all currently allow bags up to 22 inches by 14 inches by 9 inches ? although...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-09/millions-fliers-might-want
Confident Delta CEO predicts fewer flight delays this summer

...don't pay much attention to earnings calls. I don't read analyst notes either."That's a stark contrast to American Airlines President Scott Kirby who recently told a Phoenix aviation symposium that he makes his staff read earnings transcripts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-15/confident-delta-ceo-predic
The safety risk of shrinking airline seats questioned by DOT

...Unfortunately, the days of the empty middle seat are a thing of the past," said Julie Frederick, a representative for the American Airlines flight attendants union.Following the implementation of checked-bag fees in 2008, Frederick said, more and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-14/safety-risk-shrinking-airl
Facing questions about signatures, union delays bid to represent Delta flight attendants

...of Delta's employees are represented by a union, compared with 83 percent at Southwest Airlines, 82 percent at American Airlines and its US Airways affiliate, and 80 percent at United Airlines, according to recent filings by each company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-06/facing-questions-about-sig
CEOs of top US airlines unite to criticize Mideast rivals

...Airways, which has partnerships with Emirates, Etihad and Qatar.Those three rarely compete directly on routes with American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta Air Lines, but they compete heavily with the U.S. carriers' European partners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-15/ceos-top-us-airlines-unite
American Airlines beats Street 1Q forecasts

FORT WORTH, Texas - The fuel bill at American Airlines fell by nearly half in the first quarter, helping...and Southwest in posting sharply higher earnings.American Airlines Group Inc. said Friday that net income was $932...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-24/american-airlines-beats-st