AMR Corporation

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2007

    TWA Flight Attendants' Fury at American Airlines Takes Flight

    Early last week we posted a short item on the ongoing tiff between former TWA flight attendants and American Airlines. It has since generated 61 comments and counting, one of which came from an American Airlines spokesperson defending his company's position. Who knew that Unfair Park is the place wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2007

    AMR Boss Makes $10 Million. Former TWA Flight Attendents Want Their Share. Or, At Least, Their Jobs.

    Whenever you get crap service on American Airlines, just remember, Gerard Arpey made $6.6 million -- this week. Gerard Arpey, boss man over at American Airlines, got $5.4 million last year -- and, oh, another bonus worth $6.6 million this week. So reports the Associated Press today -- as well as a p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2006
  • Blogs

    May 18, 2006

    Quite the Sales Pitch, AMR

    Two days ago, American Airlines' parent company, AMR Corp., submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission a prospectus in which it announced it was selling precisely 15,002,091 shares of its common stock. As of yesterday, that stock was selling for $25.40 a share--which was way down from $27.6 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2006

    Too Much Information

    Well, the blogster microscope has really drilled down into the cellular structure of the story involving Mayor Laura Miller, her AMR Corp. stock and alleged conflict of interest, and Dallas Morning News reporter Dave Levinthal. Now we've got detailed accounts, via e-mail, from everyone involved--inc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2006

    Where's the Quo?

    At the risk of feeling dirty--and not in a good way--I'm going to part company from Jim Schutze and Morning News columnist Sherry Jacobson and, ick, take the mayor's side in the whole Dave Levinthal/AMR stock tempest. Jacobson this morning picked up on a point made by Schutze on Unfair Park yesterd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2006

    It's Your Call, Mayor Laura

    Dwayne Bray, Metro editor of The Dallas Morning News, called me yesterday in response to a call I had placed to Dave Levinthal, the News reporter who wrote a story over the weekend about Mayor Laura Miller and some stock she and her husband owned briefly in AMR Corp., parent of American Airlines. Ne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2006
  • Blogs

    May 8, 2006

    Mayor Tries to Shoot Down DMN Story

    Mayor Laura is pretty pissed off at The Dallas Morning News and reporter Dave Levinthal over his story Saturday about Mayor Miller, her husband and some stock they owned briefly in AMR Corp., parent of American Airlines. She says she gave Levinthal information showing she didn't vote on any American ... More >>

  • News

    January 3, 2002


    Buzz looks back on 2001 and proves once again that the boy just ain't normal

  • News

    April 16, 1998

    Straighten up and fly right

    American Airlines refuses to let a threat from the religious right steer the company off its gay-friendly course

  • News

    October 16, 1997

    The (W)right to Fly

    How little Legend Airlines beat mammoth American at its own game

  • News

    July 3, 1997

    The son almost rises

    Ross Perot Jr. is pushing 40, and still trying to slip from his father's shadow. He's built Alliance Airport, bought the Mavericks, and is trying to ramrod a new arena. But he isn't a pit bull like his old man. That's where Frank Zaccanelli comes in.