Posts Tagged ‘American Airlines’

On Tap: Trinity Center, The Business Plan & American Airlines

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

American Airlines Using Tech to Change Mishandled Bags Process

Posted by Chloe Bennett

On Thursday, Fort Worth-based American Airlines announced a new technology to help travelers track their delayed baggage.

Customers won’t have to wait in line for luggage only to discover it’s been left behind. Instead, American has taken initiative to change …

American Airlines’ New Tech to Speed Up Security Lines

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Many travelers can expect shorter security line wait times at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport next year, thanks to new technology being developed by Fort Worth-based American Airlines. 

Automated screening lanes are expected to reduce wait times as much as …

2 into 1: American Airlines IT Merger Goes Smoothly

Posted by Lance Murray

The merger of American Airlines’ flight operations systems this past weekend went smoothly, with no flight interruptions reported.

Maya Leibman [ Photo courtesy of American Airlines ]

Maya Leibman [ Photo courtesy of American Airlines ]

The switchover, which began late Friday and continued into Saturday, went off without …

American Retains Bank in Quest for Alternative Jet Fuels

Posted by Lance Murray

Fort Worth-based American Airlines on Thursday announced that it has retained the boutique investment bank, Ocean Park, to assist it with evaluating alternative jet fuels and to identify which companies and technologies are most promising.

In a release, American (Nasdaq: …

3 Things We’re Reading: Implosion to Make Room for American’s Headquarters

Posted by Lance Murray

WORLD’S LARGEST AIRLINE MAKING WAY FOR NEW HQ; PHILANTHROPY $100 AT A TIME


Each day, the staff at Dallas Innovates digs deep into the web looking for interesting, stimulating and sometime profound stories that we think you’ll enjoy. Here are …

3 Things We’re Reading: Jamba Juice’s HQ is Frisco Bound

Posted by Lance Murray

JAMBA JUICE’S BIG MOVE; GROOVE JONES FOR REAL; AMERICAN’S IN-FLIGHT CUISINE


Every day, we journey around the web in search of interesting, profound, and important stories about innovation, creativity, and educational subjects. Here’s what we found today.

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History of Aviation: How DFW Took Flight as a World Leader

Posted by Sarah Bennett

DFW IS HOME TO AIRLINES, AIRPORTS, FIGHTER JETS AND AVIATION INNOVATIONS


Dallas-Fort Worth is one of the world’s major aviation centers, growing from the early small air fields to become the home of the world’s largest airline, the world’s biggest …

Facts + Firsts: American Airlines Marks 90 Years of Flights

Posted by Heather Noel

AIRLINE HOLDS MANY HISTORIC FIRSTS IN COMMERCIAL AVIATION


Fort Worth-based American Airlines (Nasdaq: AAL) is celebrating its 90th birthday this month, and we thought it might be fun to look back at the origins of the world’s largest airline.

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