American Airlines cancelled more than 1,000 flights yesterday--nearly half its schedule--as it continued to inspect wire bundles in the wheel wells of its MD-80 fleet. It cancelled about 460 flights Tuesday for the same reason (ATWOnline, April 9) and expects another 900 cancellations today. "We continue to inspect every airplane to ensure we are in total agreement with the specifications of the [FAA] directive. We will get back to a full schedule as quickly as possible," Chairman and CEO ...

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