--An American Airlines executive said the company is "confident" it will flying Boeing's 737 MAX aircraft before the end of the year, Reuters reported Tuesday.

--Senior Vice President of Customer Experience Kerry Philipovitch said Tuesday the aircraft could be back in operation around the holiday season, the report said.

--Last month, the airline said it canceled about 7,800 flights in the second quarter due to the grounding of the Boeing aircraft.

 

Full story: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-american-airline-boeing/american-airlines-confident-of-boeing-737-max-flying-this-year-executive-idUSKCN1VH27Z?il=0

 

--Write to Stephen Nakrosis at stephen.nakrosis@wsj.com

 

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

August 27, 2019 16:05 ET (20:05 GMT)

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