American reinforcing seats on 49 Boeing 767s

American Airlines (AA) said it will install the same locking device to the seats on 49 of its Boeing 767s as was installed on 48 757s after recent incidents in which economy seats became loose during flights. In a late Friday memo to employees, AA said it determined that the 49 767s “have the same...

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