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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.
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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.
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Six Hurt As US Airways Flight Hits Turbulence

May 5, 2014

Four passengers and two crew members were injured on Sunday when a US Airways jet hit severe turbulence after leaving Philadelphia Airport, the airline said.
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American Airlines Merger Settlement Approved By US Judge

April 27, 2014

A US federal judge has approved the November settlement between the government and the airlines that merged to form American Airlines Group, AMR and US Airways.
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US Airways Investigating Pornographic Tweet

April 16, 2014

US Airways is investigating a pornographic tweet sent on its Twitter account in response to a customer complaint about a flight delay.
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Virgin America Top In US Airline Quality Study

April 7, 2014

Virgin America had the highest performance ranking among 15 US airlines in 2013 in an annual study as the industry's overall quality improved, researchers said on Monday.
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US Airways To Join Transatlantic Venture

April 3, 2014

American Airlines Group said on Thursday that US Airways will join its venture with British Airways, Iberia and Finnair that operates flights between the United States and Europe.
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Delta/Virgin Up Battle For New York-London

March 30, 2014

Delta Air Lines has been making inroads in the dogfight over the lucrative market for business travel between New York and London, but the newly merged American Airlines is fighting back.
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US Airways Plane Aborts Take Off From Philadelphia

March 14, 2014

A tire blew out on a US Airways plane with 154 passengers and crew on board as it was about to take off at Philadelphia Airport on Thursday, prompting the pilot to abort the takeoff.
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US Airways Flight Diverted Due To Sick Baby

March 13, 2014

A US Airways flight from Tampa to Phoenix made an emergency landing in Houston when a toddler aboard had a life-threatening medical emergency during the journey, the Houston Fire Department said.
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American Airlines Q4 Better Than Expected

January 28, 2014

American Airlines Group, the world's biggest carrier after merging with US Airways last year, reported better-than-expected adjusted profit and revenue as fares climbed and fuel costs fell.
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Supreme Court Justice Denies Stay In Airline Merger

December 8, 2013

A US Supreme Court justice on Saturday night denied a last-ditch effort by a group of consumers and travel agents to stop the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
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