Nothing is more demonstrative of the US airline industry’s dramatic turnaround than the current state of American Airlines, which has become one of the world’s best performing airlines less than a year-and-a-half after emerging from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The Dallas/Fort Worth-based airline posted a $932 million first-quarter net profit, nearly doubling net income of $480 million in the 2014 March quarter. That result further validated American’s ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Analysis - Fast Turnaround" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? Log in here.