Air Travel Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Air Travel activity »
  1. 1 international flight luggage pick-up waiting time
  2. 2 Trip Report Praise for Delta One
  3. 3 http://www.supplementadvise.com/cla-safflower-oil/
  4. 4 http://www.supplementadvise.com/cla-safflower-oil/
  5. 5 Transiting in Nadi Airport, Fiji
  6. 6 http://greencoffeesupremecleanseidea.com/x-alpha-muscle/
  7. 7 http://justantiagingcare.com/rejuvolyte-skin-cream/
  8. 8 Trip Report http://justantiagingcare.com/rejuvolyte-skin-cream/
  9. 9 Connecting flight through Amsterdam
  10. 10 Long layover in PHL
  11. 11 Boarding US-bound Flight with Expired Green Card
  12. 12 Good air fare?
  13. 13 Southwest and pax rights
  14. 14 American vs United
  15. 15 Which airport for connection to/from Europe?
  16. 16 immigration passport control
  17. 17 Canceled Flight Compensation
  18. 18 Unable to Purchase on Spirit Airline?
  19. 19 IAH layover time
  20. 20 Immigration Control When Connecting Through Europe
  21. 21 CDG Air France flight connection to Madrid
  22. 22 How Would You Rate Iberia Air Customer Service?
  23. 23 The Top 100 Airlines
  24. 24 Can a person go home at a transit
  25. 25 Caution while booking a ticket on rcg.se
View next 25 » Back to the top

Is American the Worst-Managed Airline in America?

Jump to last reply

from TIME:


Members of the Transport Workers Union (TWU) were scheduled to vote on a new contract with American Airlines, or AA, this December that would have lowered the airline’s cost and outsourced hundreds of jobs that weren’t directly related to aircraft maintenance. They never got the chance because American instead filed for bankruptcy. On Wednesday AA announced it planned to outsource just about all of them — 4,600 mechanics jobs are going, along with 4,200 ground-service positions, 2,300 flight attendants and 400 pilots. About 15% of American’s work force is getting a one-way ticket to Termination, Texas — thank you for dying with us today. .................(more0

Read more: http://business.time.com/2012/02/06/is-american-the-worst-managed-airline-in-america/#ixzz1lbdbntgj

5 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement