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American Airlines is an international airline based in the United States.
- 24 April 2020 (+44 dayssrc): Despite expecting to take $10.6 billion from the US Treasury in bailout funds, American Airlines has spent $13 billion over the past five years to increase their shareholders' wealth via stock buybacks and dividends. These were decisions made by the company's senior leadership, and were not mandatory. Had the leadership of American Airlines prioritized saving some money for a downturn rather than enriching their shareholders, they would have been able to weather current market conditions without government assistance.
- 24 April 2020: Some Companies Seeking Bailouts Had Piles of Cash, Then Spent It, New York Times
- Flitter, Emily; Eavis, Peter (2020-04-24). "Some Companies Seeking Bailouts Had Piles of Cash, Then Spent It". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2020-04-24.