US Airways News Stories

American To Drop US Airways Brand From October 17

July 10, 2015

US Airways will become history on October 17, as the carrier's flight reservations move over to American Airlines in one of the last steps in the integration of the two carriers.


Ex-America West Pilots Win Ruling On Seniority

June 26, 2015

A US federal appeals court has ordered a union negotiating seniority rights of former US Airways and America West pilots to stop discriminating against America West pilots, in a decade-old dispute overhanging the 2013 merger that created American Airlines Group.


American To Merge Reservations Platforms This Summer

May 12, 2015

American Airlines will begin uniting its reservations platform with US Airways from July, setting a three-month timeframe for a data migration process other merged carriers have struggled with.


FAA Grants American, US Air Single Certificate

April 8, 2015

American Airlines and US Airways were given a single operating certificate from the US FAA, marking a milestone in their integration since the carriers merged in December 2013.


American, US Air Expect FAA Approval Next Month

March 25, 2015

American Airlines and US Airways expect to receive a single operating certificate from the FAA on April 8, marking a milestone since their December 2013 merger.



Flights Cancelled As NE US Braves 'Crippling' Blizzard

January 26, 2015

A massive blizzard hit the US Northeast on Monday, causing the cancellation of thousands of flights and curtailing mass transit, as officials warned that the storm could dump as much as 3 feet of snow on the region.


US Airways To Resume Tel Aviv Flights

July 24, 2014

US Airways said it would resume flights to Israel later on Thursday after the US FAA lifted a ban imposed two days ago when a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed near Tel Aviv airport.


Pilot Reports Laser Strike On Approach To LAX

June 20, 2014

The captain of a US Airways flight earlier this week reported being visually impaired by a laser as the jet approached Los Angeles Airport, an FAA spokesman said on Friday.


American, Union Reach Agreement On US Air Workers

June 16, 2014

American Airlines and the Machinists' union have reached tentative agreements covering more than 11,000 employed at US Airways as mechanics, maintenance trainers and baggage handlers.