NEW INTERNATIONAL SERVICE FOR AA - 2019

SERVICE THRU December  ~ 2019


Seasonal Nonstop Service from PHL ~~~ 

Berlin-Tegel Airport (TXL) in Germany, Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport (BLQ) in Italy, 

Dubrovnik Airport (DBV) in Croatia, and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) in Scotland.


Summer-Seasonal Daily Routes between ORD ~~~  Athens, Greece (ATH)


Summer-Seasonal Daily Routes between DFW ~~~  Dublin (DUB) and Munich (MUC)


Year-Round. Daily Routes between CLT ~~~  Munich (MUC)


Year-Round Daily Routes between (PHX) ~~~  London  (LHR) 

image62

NEW INTERNATIONAL SERVICE FOR AA - 2020

image63

All routes subject to government approval.


New flights will be available for purchase Aug. 12, 2019.

New flight for TLV will be available for purchase Oct. 10, 2019. 


Frequency & Aircraft

Year-Round Service Beginning  Sept. 9, 2020

DFW Tel Aviv, Israel TLV  -  3x/week 787-9

June 4 – Sept. 8, 2020

PHL Casablanca, Morocco CMN   -  3x/week 757 

       _____________________________________________________________________________

AA will be the only U.S. Airlines Offering Service from Chicago/ORD to ~  

Krakow, Poland ~~ Budapest, Hungary ~~ Prague, Czech Republic


May 7 – Oct. 24, 2020

ORD Krakow, Poland KRK   -  5x/week 787-8

ORD Budapest, Hungary BUD  -   4x/week 787-8

May 8 – Oct. 24, 2020

ORD Prague, Czech Republic PRG   -  5x/week 787-8 

TRAVEL UPDATES

Change in Spouse & Registered Companion Travel Rules

Registered Companion Option for All Employees & Retirees - May 1, 2019


Many of you have a spouse or a domestic partner who also works for American (or one of our regional carriers) or a spouse or domestic partner who prefers not to travel. 


You will be able to replace your spouse or domestic partner with a registered companion of your choosing.  More details can be found in the AA Travel Guide.  www.retirees.aa.com

AA Pet Embargo

Effective April 18, 2019 ----- 

CHECKED PET EMBARGO  

PHX, LAX, TUS, PSP



May 1 - September 30, 2019 ----- 

ANNUAL SUMMER EMBARGO


Any city in the passenger's itinerary where the temperature is 85F and higher.  Please share this information with your family and friends.

Reserved for New Updates

image64



737 UPDATES

737 MAX

image65

 Boeing 737 Max 


On March 13th, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) grounded all U.S.-registered Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. The American fleet currently includes 24 MAX aircraft with an additional 76 aircraft on order, of which seven were scheduled to be delivered in the second quarter.


It is still undetermined when the 737 MAX aircraft will be returned to service.  


 




737 MAX 800 OASIS PROJECT SUSPENDED

image66

737  MAX 800s  -  THE OASIS PROJECT


May 21, 2019


AA has also been in the process of re-configuring the rest of their 737-800s with these less comfortable seats resulting in the seat count being increased from 160 seats to 172 seats.


Robert Isom, President of AA, has confirmed that it has suspended the 737 retrofit project and is putting it on hold until 2020.  


There has been speculation regarding American possibly reconsidering the strategy they’ve been using for a while: 


READ THE ENTIRE NEWS ARTICLE BY CLICKING ON THE LINK PROVIDED 

AA - Quarterly Earnings

image67

2ND QUARTER (APR, MAY, JUN) EARNINGS

July 25, 2019

Today, American Airlines reported its second quarter 2019 results, including these highlights:

  • Reported second quarter 2019 pre-tax income of $882 million and net income of $662 million. Excluding net special items, pre-tax income and net income rose more than 5% to $1.1 billion and $810 million,1 respectively.
  • Second quarter earnings were $1.49 per diluted share. Excluding net special items, earnings per share grew 10% year over year to $1.82 per diluted share.
  • Reported record second quarter revenue of $12 billion. 
  • Also reported record second quarter total revenue per available seat mile (TRASM) — the 11th consecutive quarter of TRASM growth.