American Airlines indicated it is well on its way to resolving the pilot-staffing situation related to holiday season flights, saying it is down to just “a few hundred” unassigned flights and expects the number of uncovered flights to keep decreasing. However, the Allied Pilots Association (APA), which represents 14,500 American pilots, disputed this claim. “All I can say is we’re looking at Sabre [American’s reservations system] and we can clearly see where ...

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