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#American Airlines

# american-airlines - Sunday 19 September, 2021

Amir Khan claims US police escorted him off flight for ‘no reason’
# NO KHAN DO
From The42
# NO KHAN DO

Amir Khan claims US police escorted him off flight for ‘no reason’

Sep 19th 2021, 9:52 AM 8,757 Views 8 Comments

The 34-year-old boxer alleged he had been ‘banned’ by American Airlines.

# american-airlines - Friday 16 July, 2021

Investigation launched into collision between two aircraft on the ground in Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Investigation launched into collision between two aircraft on the ground in Dublin Airport

Jul 16th 2021, 5:08 PM 56,140 Views 20 Comments

The American Airlines flight was backing away from the boarding gate when it collided with the wingtip of a parked Aer Lingus jet.

# american-airlines - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Boeing 737 MAX returns to US skies for first time in almost two years with American Airlines flight
# 737 Max
# 737 Max

Boeing 737 MAX returns to US skies for first time in almost two years with American Airlines flight

Dec 29th 2020, 5:25 PM 17,268 Views 26 Comments

The return comes after the Federal Aviation Administration in late November cleared the jet to fly again.

# american-airlines - Thursday 22 August, 2019

US-bound plane forced to return to Shannon Airport after suffering engine problems
# American Airlines
# American Airlines

US-bound plane forced to return to Shannon Airport after suffering engine problems

Aug 22nd 2019, 1:16 PM 24,864 Views 1 Comment

There were 146 passengers and crew on board.

# american-airlines - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

New York-London flight has emergency landing in Shannon after suspected fire onboard
# American Airlines
# American Airlines

New York-London flight has emergency landing in Shannon after suspected fire onboard

Mar 27th 2019, 10:25 AM 26,883 Views 14 Comments

The crew later told controllers that it may have been a “false indication”.

# american-airlines - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Ireland is getting its first direct flights to Dallas
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

Ireland is getting its first direct flights to Dallas

Aug 23rd 2018, 3:48 PM 894 Views 0 Comments

American Airlines will launch the service from Dublin in June 2019.

# american-airlines - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Thousands of American Airlines' Christmas flights left without pilots
# System Glitch
# System Glitch

Thousands of American Airlines' Christmas flights left without pilots

Nov 29th 2017, 9:47 PM 18,837 Views 13 Comments

It’s been reported that pilots are being offered additional pay if they volunteer to work over the holiday season.

# american-airlines - Saturday 22 April, 2017

'Hit me. Bring it on': American Airlines worker suspended after squaring up to passenger
# Hot Air
# Hot Air

'Hit me. Bring it on': American Airlines worker suspended after squaring up to passenger

Apr 22nd 2017, 5:17 PM 65,704 Views 90 Comments

Footage of the incident has gone viral.

# american-airlines - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Professor interrogated after passenger reports him for doing maths on plane
# Suspicious
# Suspicious

Professor interrogated after passenger reports him for doing maths on plane

May 8th 2016, 5:37 PM 65,125 Views 86 Comments

The woman sitting next to him was concerned he was a terrorist because he was writing “strange things” on paper.

# american-airlines - Friday 29 January, 2016

Mystery remains about flight out of London where crew and passengers became sick
# Turning Back
# Turning Back

Mystery remains about flight out of London where crew and passengers became sick

Jan 29th 2016, 9:48 AM 41,094 Views 41 Comments

It is believed that at least six people on board were affected.

# american-airlines - Thursday 21 January, 2016

American Muslims sue airline for €10 million after being kicked off flight
# New York
# New York

American Muslims sue airline for €10 million after being kicked off flight

Jan 21st 2016, 11:03 PM 26,420 Views 68 Comments

The men were ejected from a flight Toronto to New York last month, allegedly because the pilot was “uneasy” about them.

# american-airlines - Monday 18 January, 2016

Four men allegedly kicked off a flight for looking 'too Muslim'
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

Four men allegedly kicked off a flight for looking 'too Muslim'

Jan 18th 2016, 1:17 PM 24,541 Views 73 Comments

The men were travelling from Toronto to New York.

# american-airlines - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Flight forced into emergency landing after pilot dies in cockpit
# New York
# New York

Flight forced into emergency landing after pilot dies in cockpit

Oct 6th 2015, 9:30 AM 32,442 Views 6 Comments

It’s understood that pilot Michael Johnston died from a heart attack.

# american-airlines - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Dozens of flights grounded - because an iPad app had a glitch
# App-ocalypse
# App-ocalypse

Dozens of flights grounded - because an iPad app had a glitch

Apr 29th 2015, 10:17 PM 33,358 Views 20 Comments

Eh…..whoops?

# american-airlines - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Video shows terrifying scenes inside airplane forced to make emergency landing
# Extreme Turbulence
# Extreme Turbulence

Video shows terrifying scenes inside airplane forced to make emergency landing

Dec 17th 2014, 3:51 PM 22,093 Views 53 Comments

Passengers can be heard screaming and praying.

# american-airlines - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Monorail, al-Qaeda, and Easter eggs: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Monorail, al-Qaeda, and Easter eggs: The week in numbers

Apr 19th 2014, 7:30 PM 8,067 Views 5 Comments

Plus: How many Easter eggs are people planning to give tomorrow?

Column: Why 14 year old Twitter ‘terrorists’ have nothing to worry about
# American Airlines
# American Airlines

Column: Why 14 year old Twitter ‘terrorists’ have nothing to worry about

Apr 19th 2014, 8:00 AM 15 Views 36 Comments

There is such a thing as being too sensitive and overreacting when people do stupid things on social media, writes Aaron McKenna.

# american-airlines - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Dozens of teenagers are now tweeting bomb threats to American Airlines
# Hoax
From The Daily Edge
# Hoax

Dozens of teenagers are now tweeting bomb threats to American Airlines

Apr 15th 2014, 6:50 PM 36,036 Views 63 Comments

Yes, it’s a thing.

# american-airlines - Monday 14 April, 2014

Dutch girl (14) arrested for making joke threat to airline on Twitter
# Joke
# Joke

Dutch girl (14) arrested for making joke threat to airline on Twitter

Apr 14th 2014, 6:13 PM 40,860 Views 122 Comments

The 14-year-old tweeted American Airlines saying “hello, my name’s Ibrahim and I’m from Afghanistan. I’m part of Al Qaida and on June 1st I’m gonna do something really big bye”.

# american-airlines - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Tweeting an airline to say you're a member of Al-Qaeda isn't a great idea, apparently
# Joke
From The Daily Edge
# Joke

Tweeting an airline to say you're a member of Al-Qaeda isn't a great idea, apparently

Apr 13th 2014, 5:54 PM 35,647 Views 48 Comments

Especially when you end up being reported to the FBI.

# american-airlines - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

We bet you never noticed this in Home Alone before
# Filthy Animals
From The Daily Edge
# Filthy Animals

We bet you never noticed this in Home Alone before

Dec 18th 2013, 10:00 PM 14,567 Views 11 Comments

This explains so much.

# american-airlines - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

American Airlines grounds all flights because of tech glitch
# Aviation
# Aviation

American Airlines grounds all flights because of tech glitch

Apr 16th 2013, 10:55 PM 21,011 Views 27 Comments

Systems have now been fully restored but delays and cancellations are expected.

# american-airlines - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

American Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport
# Shannon Airport
# Shannon Airport

American Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport

Oct 2nd 2012, 2:32 PM 12,087 Views 40 Comments

A flight from Chicago to London Heathrow made an emergency landing shortly after 1pm today following reports of a smell of smoke on board.

# american-airlines - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Dublin Airport back to normal after diverted flight caused disruption
# Emergency Landing
# Emergency Landing

Dublin Airport back to normal after diverted flight caused disruption

Aug 4th 2012, 10:41 AM 7,587 Views 12 Comments

A flight from London to Boston had to make an emergency landing at Dublin Airport after a technical problem.

# american-airlines - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Broken oven fan forces plane to make emergency landing at Shannon
# Just In Case
# Just In Case

Broken oven fan forces plane to make emergency landing at Shannon

Mar 22nd 2012, 8:25 PM 5,277 Views 8 Comments

The Dallas-bound American Airlines jet was already over the Atlantic when crew detected a worrying smell of smoke.

# american-airlines - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Alec Baldwin forced from flight over phone game
# Flight Fight
From The Daily Edge
# Flight Fight

Alec Baldwin forced from flight over phone game

Dec 7th 2011, 8:52 AM 4,639 Views 18 Comments

Gallery: The 30 Rock star took to Twitter to vent his frustration at being removed from the American Airlines flight yesterday.

# american-airlines - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

American Airlines files for bankruptcy
# Bankruptcy
# Bankruptcy

American Airlines files for bankruptcy

Nov 29th 2011, 2:20 PM 3,518 Views 9 Comments

The fourth largest airline in the world lost $868 million (€650 million) during the first nine months of this year.

# american-airlines - Sunday 11 September, 2011

In numbers: the September 11 terrorist attacks
# September 11
# September 11

In numbers: the September 11 terrorist attacks

Sep 11th 2011, 5:00 PM 1,434 Views 43 Comments

2996 people died in the attacks on September 11, 2001. Here, in numbers, is the story of the actions that took place that day.

# american-airlines - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

American Airlines announces record jet order, as Dublin office closes
# American Airlines
# American Airlines

American Airlines announces record jet order, as Dublin office closes

Jul 20th 2011, 1:14 PM 562 Views 13 Comments

The airline, which has also posted a quarterly loss of $286 million, has placed an order for 460 new planes. It’s closing its Dublin call centre with the loss of 130 jobs.

# american-airlines - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Tuesday

Jul 19th 2011, 7:44 PM 1,837 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Fix: Ireland’s first female Chief Justice is named; News International heads face questioning over alleged phone hacking; and the Rubberbandits take New York…

American Airlines closes Dublin office after 15 years
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

American Airlines closes Dublin office after 15 years

Jul 19th 2011, 7:10 PM 1,604 Views 16 Comments

One hundred and thirty people are employed at the reservations centre in Dublin but their work will now be outsourced.