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‘Fines might make people worry less about their Gucci luggage’: Report into American Airlines …

‘Fines might make people worry less about their Gucci luggage’: Report into American Airlines …

A number of passengers aboard an American Airlines flight that caught fire at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport in 2016 refused to leave behind their carry-on bags in one of four… Read more »

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Press Release – FAA Proposes $63,750 Civil Penalty Against J&J Tech Group for Alleged HazMat Violations

Press Release – FAA Proposes $63,750 Civil Penalty Against J&J Tech Group for Alleged HazMat Violations

WASHINGTON, DC The U.S Department of Transportations Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposes a $63,750 civil penalty against J&J Tech Group of Miami for allegedly violating the Hazardous Materials Regulations. The… Read more »

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Plane in Rhode Island hits birds, makes emergency landing

Plane in Rhode Island hits birds, makes emergency landing

WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — Officials say an airplane was forced to make an emergency landing in Rhode Island after striking a flock of birds. An American Airlines spokesman says American… Read more »

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American Airlines switching concourses at CVG as part of major ramp upgrades

American Airlines switching concourses at CVG as part of major ramp upgrades

CVG has received a Federal Aviation Administration Airport Improvement Project grant for the work, she said. Remaining funds are subject to Congressional appropriation. The good news? The shuffle will allow… Read more »

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American Airlines grants McKinney ISD with $25000

American Airlines grants McKinney ISD with $25000

MISD’s student aviation program partnered with American Airlines in September. The aviation program at MISD launched in 2011 with about 40 students. In 2013, the program had grown to about… Read more »

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NTSB says undetected metal flaw led to dangerous jet engine failure and fire

NTSB says undetected metal flaw led to dangerous jet engine failure and fire

In 2016, American Airlines Flight 383 from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Miami experienced what a federal official described as an “uncontained engine failure,” in which engine parts break off… Read more »

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NTSB says chaotic 2016 evacuation of American Airlines flight put lives at risk

NTSB says chaotic 2016 evacuation of American Airlines flight put lives at risk

Including this case, there have been four emergency evacuations revealing similar difficulties since 2015 and U.S. Federal Aviation Administration’s guidance on evacuations hasn’t been updated in 30 years, according to… Read more »

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NTSB: Communication problems after American engine fire

NTSB: Communication problems after American engine fire

In its own statement, American Airlines, while not addressing any issues the NTSB had with the actions of the flight attendants or pilots, said only that the “manufacturing defect” in… Read more »

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Rare manufacturing flaw sparked fiery American Airlines engine failure

Rare manufacturing flaw sparked fiery American Airlines engine failure

The board urged the Federal Aviation Administration to develop new inspections for airliner engines to find internal disk cracks. Robert Sumwalt, the board chairman and a former airline pilot, noted… Read more »

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NTSB: American Airlines engine failed and sparked fire because of ‘very, very rare’ manufacturing …

NTSB: American Airlines engine failed and sparked fire because of ‘very, very rare’ manufacturing …

The board urged the Federal Aviation Administration to develop new inspections for airliner engines to find internal disk cracks. Robert Sumwalt, the board chairman and a former airline pilot, noted… Read more »

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