American Airlines on Sunday operated the first revenue flight with an Aviation Partners Boeing blended winglet-equipped 767-300ER. AA Flight 78 left Dallas/Fort Worth Sunday evening and arrived at London Heathrow yesterday morning. AA plans to install winglets on each of its 58 -300ERs by 2011 and expects to save up to 500,000 gal. of fuel per aircraft each year, depending in mileage. Winglets were installed at AA's Kansas City maintenance base. The airline's 124 757s and 77 737s already fly ...

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