AMR Corp. is defending its decision to contract additional feeder operations to Republic Airlines as part of a plan to provide incremental growth at its American Eagle Airlines affiliate with Embraer E-175s. AMR subsidiary American Airlines has long planned to diversify its regional feed, and the announcement last week is “consistent with previous statements and the company’s plan for an increased use of larger regional aircraft,” a spokesman tells Aviation Week. “American Eagle is ...
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