BRIEF-American Airlines files motion seeking order to repay aircraft financings

Oct 9 (Reuters) - American Airlines Inc :

* Files motion seeking order to repay certain aircraft financings and to enter

into a new aircraft financing

* Seeks authorization to obtain postpetition financing of up to $1.5 billion

secured on a first priority basis

* Expects new EETC structure to be similar to the structure of the series

2011-2 pass through certificates

* Seeks authorization to use cash on hand to repay existing prepetition

obligations secured by aircraft

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