April 11, 2016
Our member airlines work hard every day to provide high-quality customer service, delivering passengers and packages safely to their final destination. Through the transfer of people and goods, U.S. airlines connect us to cultures and traditions across the world, truly making it a smaller place.
While as passengers we may not always be witness to their great work, the evidence is all around us. In case you missed it, here are highlights from a few of our member airlines last week.
American knows the importance of empowering women. They recently teamed up with Variety to sponsor the “Power of Women” event in New York, benefiting American’s “Miles for Kids” program. The 2016 honorees included Megyn Kelly, Lupita Nyong’o, Julianne Moore, Vera Wang and Misty Copeland.
— American Airlines (@AmericanAir) April 8, 2016
Congratulations are in order for the great maintenance teams at Alaska Air! The hard-working crew recently took home the 1st place prize at the Aerospace Maintenance Competition.
— Alaska Airlines (@AlaskaAir) April 8, 2016
Leave it to FedEx to bring a little magic to children battling illness and their families. NBA legend Magic Johnson surprised the families at the FedEx Family House in Memphis, which provides cost-free housing for out-of-town families with children at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital.
Around the world in 42 days? JetBlue pilot and Army veteran Adrian Eichorn is about to make the ultimate trip in his personal airplane. Make sure to wish him safe travels and follow his journey around the world with the hashtag #N1733G.