William Sprague

American Airlines In The News: Positive News At JFK From Selling Slots Elsewhere, Possible Labor Trouble At American Eagle

A couple bits of news regarding American Airlines: As part of the requirement that the New American divest slots at Reagan, American worked out a deal to sell a chunk of slots to JetBlue.  While not significant, that deal gives them ownership over 24 slots they were previously leasing from JetBlue at JFK.  I don’t think this means any ramp-up at JFK for American but it’s a good plus after having to sell a bunch of slots off at Reagan and elsewhere. The union leaders for the wholly-owned subsidiary American […]