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FORT WORTH, Texas-- American Airlines will buy 90 new 76- seat regional jets from Bombardier Inc. and Embraer SA, the carrier said Thursday. Those aircraft will be operated on behalf of American by PSA Airlines Inc., a subsidiary of US Airways.
FORT WORTH, Texas-- The new CEO of American Airlines will get stock awards worth more than $15 million at Tuesday's share price for the world's biggest airline company. American Airlines Group Inc. said in a regulatory filing that Doug Parker will get 626,637 shares that begin to vest in December 2015.
DALLAS, Dec 9- American Airlines Group, the world's biggest airline after AMR Corp's merger with US Airways Group, intends to take advantage of its broad global network to win more corporate customers, the company's president said. American Airlines parent AMR Corp and US Airways sealed their $18 billion merger on Monday.
FORT WORTH, Texas-- American Airlines said on Friday that its November passenger revenue rose slightly compared to a year earlier, when airlines were canceling flights because of Superstorm Sandy. American said per-seat passenger revenue was up 1 percent for the month.
CHICAGO-- The nation's first full face transplant patients are growing into their new appearances _ literally. The 28- year-old Fort Worth man attended Wednesday's annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America with his new wife and golden retriever guide dog.
WASHINGTON, Nov 20- Payday lender Cash America International will refund consumers $14 million and pay a $5 million fine to settle civil allegations that it improperly pursued some customers' debt and overcharged military service members, U.S. regulators said on Wednesday.
Frank Kendall, undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics, is asking the Pentagon office that runs the $392 billion F-35 program to map out how it will ensure the quality, reliability and maintainability of the new warplanes as production ramps up in coming years, said the officials, who were not authorized to speak publicly.
WASHINGTON, Oct 22- Lockheed Martin Corp, the No. 1 supplier to the Pentagon, reported on Tuesday higher third-quarter profit despite a 4 percent decline in sales, and lifted its forecast for full-year earnings, even as U.S. military spending shrinks.
HONG KONG, Sept 6- Hong Kong shares could end their best week in a year on a muted note on Friday as investors mark time ahead of U.S. jobs data later in the day that may lead the Federal Reserve to start cutting back stimulus later this month. Elsewhere in Asia at 0040 GMT, Japan's Nikkei was down 1 percent, while South Korea's KOSPI was flat.
WASHINGTON, Aug 27- The U.S. Justice Department asked a federal court on Tuesday to set a March 3 trial date to hear arguments over whether it should stop a planned merger between US Airways and American Airlines.
Aug 22- American Airlines and US Airways are seeking a 10- day trial that would begin Nov. 12 in U.S. federal court to fight the challenge by the U.S. Justice Department to their proposed merger, which would form the world's biggest carrier.
MIAMI/ ATLANTA, Aug 21- Officials in three states are pushing back against the U.S. government's attempt to block the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways to create the world's biggest airline, saying the combined company would benefit their local economies.
Digging into the average sale prices of homes in Dallas, Texas, with Re/Max realtor Laura Barnett. The "power house" of the week is listed for $1,099,000.
NEW YORK/ ATLANTA Aug 14- US Airways Group Inc and American vowed on Wednesday to fight the federal government's anti-trust lawsuit in court by arguing their proposed $11 billion merger would promote competition.
HOUSTON, Aug 9- Chesapeake Energy Corp has sold its stakes in trucking and natural gas companies and is trying to shed real estate in Oklahoma City, the company told regulators this week, as its new chief executive attempts to turn it around.
WASHINGTON, July 30- Lockheed Martin Corp and the Pentagon on Tuesday said they reached an agreement for 71 more F-35 fighter jets, with lower pricing to allow the U.S. government to buy all the planes it had planned despite budget cuts.
WASHINGTON, July 30- Lockheed Martin Corp and the Pentagon on Tuesday said they reached an agreement for 71 more F-35 fighter jets, with lower pricing allowing the U.S. government to buy all the planes it had planned despite budget cuts that took effect in March.
WASHINGTON, July 29- Lockheed Martin Corp and the Pentagon have reached agreement on orders for the next two batches of F-35 fighter jets, a deal worth over $7 billion, a person briefed on the discussions told Reuters on Monday. The total includes 60 F-35s for the U.S. military, and 11 for Australia, Italy, Turkey and Britain.
July 12- US Airways Group Inc shareholders approved the carrier's plan to merge with AMR Corp's American Airlines, clearing another hurdle to the deal that would create the world's largest carrier. US Airways said 257,757 shares were cast against the merger, and 256,523 abstained. The new American Airlines will be based in Dallas-Fort Worth.
WASHINGTON, July 1- A group of 19 attorneys general, led by Texas, has joined a U.S. Justice Department probe of a planned merger of American Airlines Inc and US Airways Group Inc, three sources close to the discussions told Reuters.