Information on American Airlines
- URL: http://www.aa.com/
- Type of airline: Scheduled airline
- Country: United States (US)
- Call sign: American
- Address: American Airlines Inc., PO Box 619616, MD 5621, HQ DFW Airport, TX 75261-9616, USA
- Home airport: DFW
- Year founded: 1934
- Type of company: Inc.
- Alliances: oneworld
- Number of aircraft: 611
- Check-in opens: 120 min.
- Baggage allowance: 23 kg
- Hand luggage / hold luggage: 18 kg, 56 cm x 45 cm x 25 cm
- Legroom (seat pitch): 84 - 86,5 cm
- Seat width: 43,5 - 46,5 cm
American Airlines (AA), is one of the largest U.S. airlines and is owned by the AMR Corporation. It is based in Fort Worth, Texas, close to the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. American Airlines operates an extensive network both domestically and on an international scale, with scheduled flights throughout North America, the Caribbean, South America, Europe, and Asia/Pacific.
Boeing 777, Boeing 767, Boeing 757, Boeing 737-800, Boeing MD 80
American Airlines began as a conglomeration of 82 smaller airlines, in the 1930s earning its keep initially by carrying US Mail. Today it is one of the largest airlines in America, surviving bankruptcy in 2011 to continue expanding right up until the present.
American Airlines travels to four continents mainly through its hubs at Dallas/Fort Worth and Miami, which serve as portals to the Americas, while Chicago hub has become the airline's primary gateway to Europe and Asia. New York Kennedy (JFK) is a forms the primary gateway for both the Americas and Europe, while the Los Angeles hub (LAX) primarily serves as a gateway to Asia.