Category Archives: American Airlines

American Airlines’ London Heathrow Terminal 3 arrivals lounge is now closed for refurbishment

American Airlines’ arrivals lounge at London Heathrow Terminal 3 is now closed for refurbishment. The new lounge will open on an as yet unspecified date later this year. Passengers arriving in to London Heathrow Terminal 3 on American Airlines, British … Continue reading

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American Airlines to introduce premium economy on selected long-haul flights from late 2016

More than fifteen years since British Airways and Virgin Atlantic have operated premium economy cabins on long-haul aircraft, American Airlines has today announced that is to operate a dedicated premium economy cabin on selected long-haul flights from late 2016. Airlines … Continue reading

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American Airlines to launch daily flight from Los Angeles to Auckland from June 2016

American Airlines is to launch a daily flight from Los Angeles to Auckland, New Zealand from an as yet unspecified date in June 2016, the airline announced today. The flight will be operated using its Boeing 787 Dreamliner and will … Continue reading

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American Airlines to add a 2nd daily London Heathrow – Charlotte flight

American Airlines is to add a second daily London Heathrow – Charlotte flight, reports the Charlotte Observer. This was a route inherited from American Airlines’ merger partner, US Airways, which has operated on a daily basis. According to the Charlotte … Continue reading

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American Airlines, British Airways, Delta Airlines & Virgin Atlantic gear up for battle on London Heathrow – New York route

If there’s one long-haul route from London that is more coveted than any other, it has to be the London Heathrow to New York route. In 2013, some 4.2 million passengers flew in both directions between London and New York. … Continue reading

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US Airways & American Airlines’ planned merger: What does this mean at London Heathrow?

American Airlines & US Airways are, after much speculation and uncertainty over regulatory approval (and significant concessions over slots at US airports), expected to merge. As the two airlines have large domestic networks in the US much of the coverage … Continue reading

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