American Airlines Hit With Record-Setting $24 Million Fine

American Airlines Hit With Record-Setting $24 Million Fine

Back in February, we wrote that American Airlines could be on the hook for up to $20 million over allegations the airlines made thousands of flights in jets containing potentially dangerous wiring. But the FAA went even farther than that figure, announcing today that it plans to fine American $24.2 million, more than double the amount of the previous record fine. [More]