American Airlines Plans to Furlough 19 Thousand Workers

American Airlines Plans to Furlough 19 Thousand Workers

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TODAY is an important turning point for tens of thousands of airline workers. Financial aid for the airline industry runs out at midnight Wednesday.

Without an extension, Fort Worth-based American Airlines says it will begin to furlough 19,000 workers TODAY. The airline, one of the North Texas region's biggest employers, had 140,000 workers before the pandemic.

Its rival, Dallas-based Southwest Airlines, is also going through financial hardship.

Southwest Airlines has said it does not ... See More

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