Press Release
July 20, 2011

Statement from Mayor Emanuel on the Agreement Between American Airlines and Boeing

Mayor's Press Office    312.744.3334

I commend American Airlines for making the wise decision to invest in hundreds of state-of-the-art, fuel-efficient Boeing aircraft. This partnership will have a major impact on Chicago, the proud home to Boeing’s world headquarters and an important hub for American Airlines. This deal demonstrates both companies’ commitment to innovation and better service for their customers, and will help ensure that Chicago remains a global destination for business and tourism alike.

 

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