American Airlines http://news.stlpublicradio.org en American recalls the last of the former TWA flight attendants http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/american-recalls-last-former-twa-flight-attendants <P>It's back to work for some 200 ex-TWA flight attendants. American Airlines will recall the workers in November, according to U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill.</P> <P>They were laid off back in 2001 after the 9/11 attacks hit the airline industry hard. American had cut 2,500 flight attendants in all during the slowdown, many of them were former TWA employees. The&nbsp;airline had bought out TWA earlier in 2001.&nbsp;</P> <P>American Airlines is in bankruptcy protection and has offered buyouts to hundreds of flight attendants. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 20:01:58 +0000 Bill Raack 4464 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org American recalls the last of the former TWA flight attendants More renovation at Lambert Airport http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/more-renovation-lambert-airport-0 <p>Travelers using Lambert Airport will see some new renovation disruptions beginning next week.</p><p>Airport officials say a major phase of its renovation plan will impact&nbsp;Concourse B and Concourse&nbsp;D checkpoint areas, meaning detours for arriving and departing passengers. Construction walls will be erected around the checkpoint throughout the final two weeks of July, as well as in the atrium above in the ticketing area.</p><p>You can see the latest updates to the airport&#39;s renovation plan <a href="http://www.flystl.com/airport-experience">here</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 15 Jul 2011 22:16:05 +0000 Bill Raack 1664 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org More renovation at Lambert Airport American Airlines recalling 200 more former TWA flight attendants http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/american-airlines-recalling-200-more-former-twa-flight-attendants <p><a href="http://www.aa.com/homePage.do">American Airlines</a> is recalling 200 flight attendants who were furloughed from now-defunct TWA in 2003.</p><p>American said Friday it also agreed to hire 30 new Mandarin-speaking flight attendants to staff flights to and from Shanghai.</p> Fri, 18 Feb 2011 20:11:12 +0000 The Associated Press 565 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org American Airlines recalling 200 more former TWA flight attendants American Airlines recalling 365 former TWA flight attendants http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/american-airlines-recalling-365-former-twa-flight-attendants <p><a href="http://www.aa.com/homePage.do">American Airlines</a> is recalling more former TWA flight attendants. U.S. Senator <a href="http://mccaskill.senate.gov/">Claire McCaskill</a> says American will rehire 365 of the furloughed employees.</p><p>The TWA flight attendants were put at the bottom of the seniority list when the airline was <a href="http://money.cnn.com/2001/01/10/deals/amr_twa/">bought out by American</a>. In 2001, American laid off 2,500 flight attendants, many of whom used to work for TWA.</p> Wed, 09 Feb 2011 23:09:36 +0000 Bill Raack 499 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org American Airlines recalling 365 former TWA flight attendants