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Pilot in cockpit of jet

Air France: Man found in cockpit not an employee

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Air France says a French man arrested after sitting inside the cockpit of a plane scheduled to fly from Philadelphia is not one of its employees.

03/22/2013

US Airways and American Airlines planes at DFW International Airport. (AP Photo)

Airline CEOs defend merger before Senate panel

(AP) — The CEOs of American Airlines and US Airways reassured a Senate panel that their merger would not lead to fewer flights or lost jobs. The merger would create the world’s biggest airline and provide more competition for United and Delta, the CEOs said.

03/19/2013

(AP Photo)

Airline merger could squeeze some hub airports

CHICAGO (AP) — A merged American Airlines and US Airways will carry more passengers around the world than any other, but even the biggest airline flying doesn’t need eight hub airports on the ground.

02/14/2013

(AP Photo)

AP Sources: American Airlines, US Airways to merge

DALLAS (AP) — The merger of American Airlines and US Airways, to be formally announced Thursday, caps a turbulent half-decade of bankruptcies and consolidation for the U.S. airline industry, leaving 4 big carriers.

02/13/2013

American Airlines Boeing 777-300ER jet in flight

American, US Airways could be close to merger

DALLAS (AP) — The CEO of American Airlines parent AMR Corp. is in talks about becoming chairman if his company merges with US Airways.

01/29/2013

Some airlines fear jet fuel shortage in New York

NEW YORK (AP) – Fears of a jet fuel shortage at New York’s airports have led some airlines to take the unusual – and costly – step of putting extra fuel on inbound planes. The […]

11/02/2012

Jet returns to Philly over tip about explosives

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – The FBI says a flight bound for Dallas has returned to Philadelphia after law enforcement officials received a tip that liquid explosives could be on board. FBI spokesman Frank Burton says US […]

09/06/2012

Close-plane mishap rattled air traffic controllers

WASHINGTON (AP) – Air-traffic controllers were rattled after mistakenly flying three planes too close together in the skies near the nation’s capital, a federal report released Wednesday says, describing a chaotic scene in an airport […]

09/05/2012

FAA suspends operation that led to near-collision

(AP) – The Federal Aviation Administration says it is suspending a procedure at all U.S. airports that led to a near-collision of three jets last week near Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. The FAA says […]

08/07/2012

Suspicious package briefly closes part of O'Hare

(AP) – Operations have resumed at a terminal at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport after a portion of it was closed briefly while security personnel investigated a suspicious package. City Aviation spokeswoman Karen Pride says the […]

08/02/2012

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