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air travel

American Airlines flight bound for Los Angeles returns to JFK to remove 'disruptive' passenger - @NBCNewYork

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air industry

American Airlines shares off in premarket in wake of August traffic update - MarketWatch

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air industry

United Continental names former American Airlines Scott Kirby executive as president - MarketWatch

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Raleigh, NC, US

#Breaking American Airlines flight makes emergency landing at RDU https://t.co/ecDaHdMYxw - @ABC11_WTVD

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air travel

US Department of Transportation fines Alaska, American, Southwest and United airlines for providing inaccurate information on bumping compensation - Reuters

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Mexico

Limits on flights between the US and Mexico to be lifted Sunday as American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines prepare to offer more flights between nations - AP

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American Airlines

American Airlines to give its 30,000 union employees 'significant' raises, effective immediately - MarketWatch

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air travel

Passengers evacuated from American Airlines flight at Toronto Pearson International Airport after reports of smoke onboard; flight came from New York's LaGuardia Airport - @TomPodolec

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Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Dallas, TX, US

More: American Airlines says possible compressor stall caused fuel leak and flames to shoot out the back of an engine on plane that returned to Dallas after taking off for Seattle - CBS DFW

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Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Dallas, TX, US

American Airlines flight headed to Seattle safely returns to Dallas after engine problem causes flames to shoot out of engine, airline says - CBS DFW

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air travel

TSA, American Airlines to test new security checkpoint lines in Los Angeles, 3 other airports with the hope of cutting wait times by 30% - Los Angeles Times

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air travel

Photo: Authorities searching American Airlines flight 91 from Heathrow at O'Hare due to unspecified threat - @SamUngerWGN

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Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Seatac, WA, US

More: No injuries reported after auxiliary power unit catches fire on American Airlines flight bound for Philadelphia - @KIRO7Seattle

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Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Seatac, WA, US

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport officials confirm fire extinguished aboard American Airlines flight 728 - KIRO

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air travel

Photo: American Airlines plane in London reportedly fills with smoke while sitting on tarmac, passengers evacuated via slides, jet bridge ramp - @GregorMcElvogue

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London Heathrow Airport, London, England, United Kingdom

American Airlines flight safely lands at Heathrow Airport after mechanical problems during flight to Chicago - WBBM

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US-Cuba relations

More: US air carriers receiving approval for flights to Cuba are American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Silver Airways, Southwest Airlines, and Sun Country Airlines; flights will leave from Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Chicago, Philadelphia, and Minneapolis/St. Paul - US Dept. of Transportation

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Miami, FL, US

#BREAKING: @AmericanAir gets approval to fly to #Cuba from Miami, flights begin in September https://t.co/8CpLpMqudF https://t.co/sqT8SoGfU2 - @wsvn

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air industry

American Airlines says frequent-flyer award calculations changing from miles traveled to money spent Aug. 1 - MarketWatch

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Seatac, WA, US

Fire breaks out on American Air flight at Seattle-Tacoma airport; passengers deplaned safely - KIRO

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