American Airlines has taken delivery of its first Airbus A319, the first of 260 planned Airbus narrowbody deliveries as part of its fleet renewal program. American CCO Virasb Vahidi called the introduction of the A319 “another important step in building a strong foundation for the new American.” The A319s will begin service in September from Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) to select cities, followed by additional routes throughout the end of the year, according to a carrier ...

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