American Airlines (AA) on Friday exercised options for two Boeing 777-300ERs and upgraded a 777-200ER it had on order to a -300ER. AA said that, including the exercised options and upgrade, it has commitments for 18 777s, comprising 13 -300ERs and five -200s. AA is the only US carrier to have ordered the 777-300ER. Its first is slated to be delivered later this year.

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