American Airlines Group today reported positive combined traffic growth in February 2014 for American Airlines Cargo and US Airways Cargo.
American Airlines Group's system cargo ton miles (CTMs) for the month were 173.5 million, up 11.2 percent versus February 2013. Year-to-date CTMs were 347.3 million, up 12.6 percent over the same period in 2013.
The company continues to outperform major its U.S. competitors in year-over-year and year-to-date cargo traffic.
About American Airlines Cargo
American Airlines Group is the holding company for American Airlines. American provides one of the largest cargo networks in the world with cargo terminals and interline connections across the globe.
Every day, American transports cargo between major cities in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia. Together with wholly owned and third-party regional carriers operating as American Eagle, the airlines operate an average of approximately 6,700 flights per day to nearly 350 destinations in over 50 countries from its hubs in Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix and Washington DC.
This year, American Airlines Group Inc. topped Fortune Magazine's list of best business turnarounds and its stock joined the S&P 500 index. Connect with American on Twitter @AmericanAir and at Facebook.com/AmericanAirlines.