American Airlines Post-Bankruptcy: Everything You Need to Know

It’s been more than a year since American Airlines entered bankruptcy, and so much has changed. See what all has happened – from dropped cities and new routes to a brand new look plus the latest merger news – in the timeline below.

Listen as airfare analyst Rick Seaney discusses American Airlines – yesterday, today and tomorrow:

 

American Airlines in the Headlines

Feb. 14, 2013 – American Airlines and US Airways to Officially Merge

Feb. 13, 2013 – Airline Mergers: No Big Deal?

Feb. 7, 2013 – What You Need to Know about an American Airlines-US Airways Merger

Feb. 6, 2013 – Decision Day for American Airlines – Buzz Getting Louder

Jan. 30, 2013 – American Airlines Mum as Merger Talk Heats Up

Jan. 17, 2013 – American Airlines Unveils New Logo

Jan. 7, 2013 – Crunch Time for American: To Merge or Not to Merge

Dec. 12, 2012 – American Offers New Airfare/Fee Bundling Options

Dec. 10, 2012 – Merger Talk Heats Up Again for American, US Airways

Nov. 10, 2012 – American, Pilots Agree on Tentative Contract but Pilots Still Back US Airways Merger

Oct. 30, 2012 – American Discontinues AAdvantage Miles with No Expiration Date

Oct. 24, 2012 – American Adds New Service to Asia, Europe, South America

Oct. 8, 2012 – American Airlines: 21,000+ Delayed Flights in September

Sept. 27, 2012 – American Airlines in Turmoil: A Pilot’s View

Sept. 19, 2012 – More Woes for American Airlines Employees

Aug. 31, 2012 – American Airlines, US Airways One Step Closer to Possible Merger

Aug. 21, 2012 – American Airlines Bankruptcy Update: New Routes, New Merger Talk

July 13, 2012 – American Airlines Open to Merger As List of Possible Partners Grows to Five

June 21, 2012 – American Airlines: Pilots Reject Contract, Fueling US Airways Merger Speculation

June 7, 2012 – American Airlines to Cut Management Jobs, Reduce July Flight Schedule

April 18, 2012 – American Airlines to Oust 1,200 More Workers

March 22, 2012 – Report: American Airlines to Reject Labor Contracts as Merger Rumors Continue

Feb. 29, 2012 – Scattered AA Employees Picket Lines Crop Up at U.S. Airports

Feb. 15, 2012 – Despite Bankruptcy, American Still Adding Flights, Promoting Sales

Feb. 8, 2012 – American Airlines: Update on a Great American Carrier in Mid-Bankruptcy

Feb. 1, 2012 – American Airlines Set to Cut 13,000 Jobs

Dec. 16, 2011 – American Airlines Warns Employees of Layoffs, Possible Takeover of Airline

Dec. 1, 2011 – American Airlines Employees Worry About Financial Future

Nov. 30, 2011 – Post-Bankruptcy American Airlines Moves Forward on New Luxury Amenities 

Nov. 29, 2011 – Ask Rick: What the American Airlines Bankruptcy Means to You

Nov. 29, 2011 – American Airlines’ Parent Company Files for Bankruptcy

 

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Published: February 14, 2013