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American Airlines CEO upbeat about return of Boeing Max jets

Nov. 6, 2019 1:11 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — American Airlines CEO Doug Parker says his airline is feeling more confident that its grounded Boeing 737 Max jets will soon be approved to fly again. Boeing expects the Federal Aviation Administration to approve the plane's return to service by year-end, and Parker says that sounds like a...

Grounded Boeing plane churns up more turbulence at airlines

Oct. 24, 2019 4:39 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The grounding of the Boeing 737 Max has lasted far longer than airlines expected and has cost American and Southwest nearly $1 billion, with the price likely to go much higher. The CEOs of both airlines say they are talking to Boeing about compensation and just hoping they can use their Max...

American Airlines feels pinch of Boeing Max groundings

Oct. 24, 2019 11:11 AM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines executives promised Thursday that next year will be better than this one because the airline will get its grounded Boeing planes back and resolve a caustic fight with unions, both of which contributed to thousands of canceled flights. Chairman and CEO Doug Parker...

American pushes back expected return of its 737 Max planes

Oct. 9, 2019 11:17 AM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines is pushing back the expected return of its Boeing 737 Max jets into next year and says the grounding of the planes cut its third-quarter pretax income by $140 million. The airline said Wednesday that it expects to slowly bring the plane back into its schedule...

GM and American Airlines fall, Raytheon and Marathon gain

Sep. 16, 2019 4:31 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday. General Motors Co., down $1.65 to $37.21 More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers went on strike against the automaker. Marathon Oil Corp., up $1.47 to $14.17 Energy stocks climbed after an attack on Saudi Arabia's...

The Latest: Trump says it's 'looking like' Iran is to blame

Sep. 16, 2019 3:59 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on tensions in the Persian Gulf and the fallout after weekend attack on major oil sites in Saudi Arabia (all times local): 3:35 p.m. President Donald Trump says it's "looking like" Iran was responsible for the attacks on key oil installations in Saudi Arabia, but he says he...