American Airlines has further extended its cancellations of Boeing 737 MAX 8 operations through Aug. 19, the airline announced Sunday. The announcement follows a similar decision by Southwest Airlines, which announced April 12 that it had changed its schedule through Aug. 5 to account for not putting its 34 MAXs back into service before then. American has 24 MAXs in its fleet and says about 115 flights per day will be canceled through mid-August, around 1.5% of its total flying this ...

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