American Airlines ordered 20 Aviation Partners Boeing 757 blended winglet shipsets and took options on an additional 123 sets, which would cover its entire 757 fleet. AA will retrofit the winglets at its Tulsa maintenance base beginning in November. As part of the agreement, it also will retrofit a 737-800 with winglets in October.

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