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Flight of terror: American Airlines plane makes emergency landing after being struck by lightning; all passengers safe
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Flight of terror: American Airlines plane makes emergency landing after being struck by lightning; all passengers safe

Nearly 60 people on board an American Airlines flight had a terrifying experience when a lightning struck the plane over New York city, forcing the pilot to divert the aircraft and make an emergency landing at John F Kennedy International Airport.

Sikh, three Muslims kicked off American Airlines flight after appearance made pilot uneasy
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Sikh, three Muslims kicked off American Airlines flight after appearance made pilot uneasy

A Sikh man along with his four friends, who were kicked out from an American Airlines flight because their appearance made the captain uneasy has filed a USD 9 million lawsuit.

American Airlines flight evacuated after making emergency landing
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American Airlines flight evacuated after making emergency landing

An American Airlines jet has been evacuated after it made an emergency landing at Tulsa International Airport following a report of fumes in the cockpit.

3 flights in 10 days: 'Legroom' wars result in US flights being diverted
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3 flights in 10 days: 'Legroom' wars result in US flights being diverted

In a span of less than ten days, three American flights had to be diverted. And the reason behind these emergency landings is not related to any suspicious activity. Rather, it was because of human emotions going out of control over something as banal as reclining seats. On Monday night, a third flight had to abandon its flight plan and divert because two passengers got into a row over legroom between seats.

Dutch police arrest teen who threatened American Airlines on Twitter
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Dutch police arrest teen who threatened American Airlines on Twitter

Police in the Netherlands have arrested a 14-year-old girl on suspicion of threatening American Airlines in a tweet.

Passenger deplaned for singing 'I Will Always Love You' non-stop
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Passenger deplaned for singing 'I Will Always Love You' non-stop

A passenger was booted off an American Airlines flight en route from Los Angeles to New York Monday when she would not stop singing Whitney Houston's hit "I Will Always Love You".

American Airlines ground flights in US, thousands of passengers stranded
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American Airlines ground flights in US, thousands of passengers stranded

Customers couldn't make reservations or rebook if their flight was cancelled. Passengers described long airport lines and frustration at the lack of information from airline employees.

Boston bombings: Two men speaking Arabic escorted off American Airlines flight
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Boston bombings: Two men speaking Arabic escorted off American Airlines flight

According to a report by FOX 25, two men on board an American Airlines flight, who were not sitting together, were detained by security officials.

American Airlines, US Airways announce merger; deal valued at $11 bn
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American Airlines, US Airways announce merger; deal valued at $11 bn

American Airlines and US Airways Group said they plan to merge to form the world's biggest airline with a combined equity value of $11 billion.

Facebook among the 15 most hated companies in U.S.
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Facebook among the 15 most hated companies in U.S.

Facebook has, over the course of its existence gone on to become one of the most popular platforms there is to help scores of people connect ...

'Can you hear me' enters the jet age
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'Can you hear me' enters the jet age

Passengers on certain Virgin Atlantic flights are now able to use their cell phones to make and receive phone calls at 35,000 feet (10,600 meters), the airline announced Tuesday.

The business of flying: Sexy enough, but needs more brains?
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The business of flying: Sexy enough, but needs more brains?

Even as airlines around the world continue to lose money, flying has become more popular than ever.

Brace yourself: international air ticket prices likely to soar
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Brace yourself: international air ticket prices likely to soar

In the past year, more than five foreign airlines have withdrawn flights from the Mumbai and Delhi routes, citing high operating costs, including high airport and fuel charges.

American Airlines to stop flying to India, sacks 150 workers
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American Airlines to stop flying to India, sacks 150 workers

American Airline's 15-hour flight service from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to New Delhi will end on 28 February. Instead, it will offer flights to India through its partner airlines.

American Airlines gives in; files for bankruptcy
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American Airlines gives in; files for bankruptcy

AMR Corp, the parent company of American Airlines, filed for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a New York court on Tuesday to restructure debt.

Boeing wins $2.17bln airplane order from US
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Boeing wins $2.17bln airplane order from US

The United States announced a massive order for Boeing jets from Indonesia's largest domestic airline, Lion Air, to be showcased as US President Barack Obama winds up an Asia-Pacific tour.