Tag Archives: American Airlines

In The News: Plane Emergency Landing, Speed Limit Increase, Miami Dolphins National Joke, Sweetwater Corruption Case

By on November 13th, 2013 | Last updated: November 13, 2013 at 12:06 pm

State senators want to increase Florida’s speed limit to 75 mph – Sens. Jeff Clemens, D-Lake Worth, and Jeff Brandes, R-St. Petersburg, are pushing for legislation that would increase Florida’s maximum speed limit on from 70 to 75 mph on rural [...]

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Effects of American Airlines, US Airways merger unclear for Gainesville airport

By on February 15th, 2013 | Last updated: February 15, 2013 at 10:11 pm

American Airlines and US Airways announced a $11 billion merger on Thursday, and Gainesville businesses as well as the airport are unsure as to what the effects on the local economy will be. American Airlines filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2011 and the merger still waits approval from the bankruptcy courts.

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In the News: airlines merge, Alabama boy’s trauma, red light cameras, fugitive in Mexico, Gainesville man jailed for punch

By on February 14th, 2013 | Last updated: February 22, 2013 at 1:07 pm

 American and US Airways Announce Deal for $11 Billion Merger – American Airlines and US Airways have agreed to merge, they announced on Thursday. The merger will create the nation’s largest airline, giving it a bigger network for attracting business [...]

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In the News: FBI reward, presidential debate, American Airlines, Facebook share, illegal immigrant, Florida justices

By on October 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: October 3, 2012 at 10:28 am

FBI offers $50,000 reward for terrorism suspect Ahmad Abousamra, alleged co-conspirator with Tarek Mehanna – The FBI is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the capture of terrorism suspect Ahmad Abousamra, who once lived in Mansfield, Mass., and [...]

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In the News: Regenerative tissue research, Florida auto insurance, Caylee’s law, American Airlines’ loose seats, Pennsylvania voter ID

By on October 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: October 10, 2012 at 9:43 am

UF researchers discover mouse that regenerates tissue – UF researchers may be one step closer to advancements in regeneration. Study results have shown that African spiny mice are able to recover scar free from massive hair and skin loss. There are [...]

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In the News: AA Layoffs, Home Prices, Chicago Teachers, Romney Remarks, Space Shuttle

By on September 19th, 2012 | Last updated: September 25, 2012 at 11:51 am

American Airlines plans to layoff 1,414 South Florida-based employees beginning Nov. 16 – American Airlines announced that it plans to lay off 1,414 employees, mostly those working in the Miami International Airport, beginning Nov. 16 and continuing through Dec. 16. [...]

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American Eagle Airlines may fly solo after being sold off

By on July 25th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 9:43 am

American Eagle Airlines may get its chance to fly on its own after AMR corporation is expected to sell it off. American Eagle will still able to maintain a carrier relationship with American Airlines but also be able to be [...]

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