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Photos: American takes delivery of their first A321-T!

American took delivery of their first A321-T today! From the press release: Continuing its fleet renewal momentum this year, American Airlines today took delivery of the first Airbus A321 Transcontinental aircraft, complete with fully lie-flat First and Business Class seats. The new aircraft is scheduled to enter service next year, making American the only U.S.…

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Video: Sneak peek at the inside of American’s new A321-Transcon!!

I’m as excited as 12 year old girl with a new pony!!  Finally, after many months of waiting, we get a glimpse at the inside of American’s new A321-Transcon! Our latest Behind the Scenes @AmericanAir features the cabin design process, highlighting the work involved in creating an industry-leading inflight experience. Also, catch a sneak peek…

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Check out American’s new A-319 commerical

American just released a new commercial that highlights the entertainment system on the new A-319s that they’re adding to their fleet. The A-319 is American’s first narrowbody aircraft to feature in-seat entertainment throughout the plane. Passengers are able to choose from up to 200 movies, 180 TV shows, and more than 350 audio selections (including…

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Here’s a photo of American’s new A321-T

American’s new Airbus A321-Transcontinental service between JFK/LAX and JFK/SFO is scheduled to begin early next year, and within the next few weeks they’ll start taking delivery of the new planes. I’m already a big fan of American’s transcontinental service and this new plane has me very excited! Just like the 767-200 that it replaces, the…

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Eight best features of the new American Airlines A319

  American took delivery of their first Airbus A319 a couple of weeks ago and yesterday they hosted an event at DFW to show off the new plane.   The A319 will begin service in mid-September. Between now and then American is completing crew training, performing maintenance checks and tests, and installing safety equipment like…

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Make reservations Sunday: American’s new A321-Transcon schedules go live this weekend!

American’s new Airbus A321-Transcontinental service between JFK and LAX is scheduled to start January 7, 2014, but beginning this weekend you’ll be able to purchase ticket for the inaugural flights! A321-T flight will be available for booking this Sunday, August 11! According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, “9% of American’s passengers…

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Video tour: See inside of American’s new Embraer E175 regional jet

Earlier this week American Airlines and Republic Airways debuted their first Embraer E175 regional jet. The new plane will operate from Chicago and by the end of the year will connect ORD to ten secondary AA markets. The E175 is larger than American’s other regional aircraft. It comes configured with 12 First Class seats, 20…

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Party Pics: American takes delivery of their first Airbus A319!

The new planes keeping coming; American just took delivery of their first Airbus A319! American accepted delivery of the new plane Tuesday with a ceremony at the Airbus factory in Hamburg, Germany. Yesterday they flew it from Hamburg to DFW, with a stop in Bangor, ME to refuel. Besides being a first for American, it’s…

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New Plane and New Livery: A Photo of American Airlines first A319

In early July, American will take delivery of their first A319.  The new plane will sport Wi-fi, Main Cabin Extra, as well as in-seat inflight entertainment, USB ports, and power outlets at every seat. Plane spotter, and photographer, Boris Motel managed to take a photo of American’s first A319 at Airbus’s factory at Hamburg Finkenwerder Airport in…

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