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American Airlines Apologies for "Deaf and Dumb" Note

Sunday Mar 30, 2014
A deaf couple is upset over a note that an American Airlines employee attached to one of their bags, referring to the pair as "deaf and dumb."

American Airlines Lightens Up the Boarding Process

By David Koenig | Friday May 24, 2013
American Airlines announced that in an effort to speed up the boarding process, they will favor passengers traveling only with personal items that will fit under the seat - but more importantly - where will you fit all that Duty Free liquor?

National LGBT Bar Recognizes Advocates for Equality

By Angela Kolter | Saturday Feb 16, 2013
On Feb. 7, the Dallas community came together to honor American Airlines with the National LGBT Bar Association’s Out & Proud Corporate Counsel Award.

American Airlines Introduces Entrée Reservations for Premium Class

Thursday Oct 25, 2012
American Airlines announced its entrée reservations program, becoming the first domestic airline to offer premium class customers the opportunity to review menu options and pre-select their desired meal prior to their flight’s departure.

NGLCC: Champions of LGBT Business

By William Kapfer | Wednesday Aug 15, 2012
Coverage from the country’s premiere LGBT business conference, the National Gay Lesbian Chamber of Commerce’s 9th Annual National Business and Leadership Conference.

American Airlines Modernizes Fleet for Three-Class Service

Sunday Aug 5, 2012
American Airlines will become the only airline with three-class service and fully lie-flat First and Business Class seats on transcontinental flights.

"Priscilla, Queen of the Desert" Celebrates Pride at JFK’s AA Terminal

Wednesday Jun 20, 2012
American Airlines and Broadway will join forces on Thursday, June 21, to celebrate LGBT Pride at Terminal 8 at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) with special performances from Bette Midler’s outrageous Broadway musical, Priscilla.

Airlines Sweepstakes Offers VIP Trip to Los Angeles to Meet Michael Bublé

Friday May 4, 2012
The American Airlines Five Star Services Guaranteed Smoothness Sweepstakes offers customers the opportunity to register for the chance to win a VIP trip to Los Angeles.

American Airlines Expands Award Program to Include British Airways and Hawaiian Airlines

Saturday Apr 28, 2012
In addition to British Airways and Hawaiian Airlines, AAdvantage members can also redeem their miles on for award travel on American Airlines and Alaska Airlines.

American Airlines Fluent in Portuguese and Spanish for LGBT Travelers

Sunday Apr 15, 2012
American Airlines announced that its popular lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Web portal,, now welcomes travelers in two additional languages - Portuguese and Spanish.