American Airlines
Second non-stop flight to NY coming to ILM
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:57pm.

videoTravelers in southeastern North Carolina will soon have another flight to the Big Apple. Wilmington International Airport says American Airlines is adding a second direct route to New York's Laguardia Airport.

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Wilmington dad upset with new airline policy for unaccompanied minors
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:00pm.

videoA small change to a major airline's policy is causing some big problems for one Wilmington dad. The father of 13-year-old twins says he's been flying his kids from Wilmington to Detroit with a connection in Charlotte ever since he moved here in January. But he says a new airline policy now makes that trip impossible.

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Jacksonville's airport also loses DC flight
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/17/2014 - 1:17pm.

videoTravelers have lost another option to go from southeastern North Carolina to the nation's capital. Jacksonville's Albert J. Ellis Airport (OAJ) joins Wilmington among the 17 cities losing service to Washington's Reagan National Airport due to the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.

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As ILM loses DC flights, new destinations could be on horizon
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 01/16/2014 - 5:20pm.

videoWilmington International Airport is losing one of its daily non-stop flights to our nation's capital, but it could gain flights to other popular destinations.

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Wilmington airport losing nonstop service to DC
Submitted by on Wed, 01/15/2014 - 11:38pm.

Wilmington International Airport is about to lose nonstop service to Washington, DC, and add a flight to New York City, according to Jon Rosborough, the airport’s executive director.

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DOJ agrees to allow US Airways-American merger
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 1:16pm.

videoThe Justice Department says it has reached an agreement to allow the merger of US Airways and American Airlines. The agreement requires the airlines to scale back the size of the merger at key airports in Washington and other big cities.

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Justice Department, 6 states challenge proposed airline merger
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/13/2013 - 9:53am.

videoThe Justice Department and a number of state attorneys general are challenging the proposed $11 billion merger between US Airways Group Inc. and American Airlines' parent company, AMR Corp.

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American, US Air merger could bring more options, higher fares to ILM
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 3:53pm.

video It is official. American Airlines and US Airways plan to merge and create the world's biggest airline. So what does this mean for air travelers at Wilmington International Airport?

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AMR, US Airways Said to Agree on Terms for Merger
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/13/2013 - 3:26pm.

videoThe board of bankrupt American Airlines parent AMR Corp. is meeting now to vote on a merger with US Airways Group Inc. after the two sides reached a tentative agreement that would create the world’s largest carrier, people familiar with the matter said.

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Allegiant decision leaves desired route up in the air
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 5:01pm.

videoIf you were planning to fly directly from the Port City to the Magic Kingdom, not so fast. Allegiant Air announced last night it is ending service next week between Wilmington and Orlando, FL. This is the second non-stop flight cut from ILM in the last year. But why?

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