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June 12, 2013

As part of the resolution of the American Airlines bankruptcy, TWU negotiated a 4.8% share of the total claims recovered by general unsecured creditors.  Below are links to more information on the equity distribution and meeting dates.

Informational Meetings Schedule

Informational Meetings Flyer


June 10, 2013

This morning, the AMR announced the board members of the new company that will be effective after the closing of the expected merger with U.S. Airways.  The Board of Directors will be comprised of 12 members:

Thomas Horton- Chairman of the Board through the first shareholder’s meeting   Doug Parker- Chief Executive Officer and board member (successor chairman of the board to Thomas Horton)   John T. Cahill (lead independent director)   James F. Albaugh   Jeffrey D. Benjamin   Michael J. Embler   Matthew J. Hart   Alberto Ibarguen   Richard C. Kraemer   Denise M. O’Leary   Ray M. Robinson   Richard P. Schifter The senior leadership team was also announced today and will include:

May 30, 2013

Dear Brothers & Sisters:

The AA Presidents Council met on May 29 & 30, 2013 at the ATD office in Hurst, Texas to review the Power Point presentation and the preliminary plan document as presented by your TWU Equity Distribution Committee and legal counsel.

Read the letter here


Court Updates

Court Update June 7, 2013
6/7/2013 12:25:00 PM by aa admin

On June 7, 2013, the Bankruptcy Court entered the order (the “Disclosure Statement Order”) approving the disclosure statement relating to the second amended joint plan of reorganization of AMR Corporation and affiliates (the “Plan”).  In addition to approving the Disclosure Statement, the Disclosure Statement Order established the following important dates relating to the Plan approval process:

June 20, 2013  Deadline for Debtors to Mail Notice Packages, including ballots for those entitled to vote on the Plan

July  29, 2013 @ 5:00 p.m. (ET) Deadline for those entitled to vote to submit ballots to accept or reject the Plan

July 30, 2013   @ 4:00 p.m. (ET)  Deadline to file objections to Plan

August 8, 2013 @ Noon (ET)  Deadline for Debtors and Creditors Committee to file replies to Plan objections

August 15, 2013 @ 10:00 a.m. (ET) Hearing scheduled for Bankruptcy Court to consider confirmation of Plan


Press Releases

February 14, 2013

DALLAS, TX - February 14, 2013 – Leaders from five major unions representing more than 60,000 American Airlines and US Airways employees today voiced their strong support for the merger of AMR Corporation (OTCQB: AAMRQ), the parent company of American Airlines, Inc., and US Airways Group, Inc. (NYSE: LCC). The merger of American Airlines and US Airways was announced today.

>>Download the full press release here.