Media Advisory: American Airlines And US Airways Employees Join Members Of Congress For Capitol Hill Rally In Support Of The

  Media Advisory: American Airlines And US Airways Employees Join Members Of
           Congress For Capitol Hill Rally In Support Of The Merger

Hundreds of employees to visit Washington, D.C., this week to build support
for merger

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2013

Washington, D.C. – On Wednesday, Sept. 18, the employees of American Airlines
(OTCQB: AAMRQ) and US Airways (NYSE: LCC) will host a rally on Capitol Hill in
support of the merger between the two airlines. Speakers will include members
of Congress and union leaders.



Leading up to the rally, hundreds of pilots, flight attendants, gate agents,
baggage handlers and other employees from the two companies will be in
Washington, D.C., this week, meeting with more than 300 members of Congress to
discuss the benefits of the proposed combination of American Airlines and US

What:      American Airlines and US Airways Employee Rally with Members of
Who:       Congressman Michael Burgess (R-TX)
           Congressman Robert Brady (D-PA)
           Congressman Pat Meehan (R-PA)
           Congressman Marc Veasey (D-TX)
           Congressman Robert Pittenger (R-NC)
           Laura Glading, President, Association of Professional Flight
           Attendants (American Airlines)
           Veda Shook, President, Association of Flight Attendants (US
           Keith Wilson, President, Allied Pilots Association (American
           Ron Collins, Communications Workers of America (US Airways)
           Bill Gray, President, Transport Workers Union of America Local 544
           (US Airways)
           James Ray, US Airline Pilots Association (US Airways)
When:      Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013
           Event: noon EDT
Where:     House Triangle (House side of the Capitol building's East Front).
For Media: B-roll from the rally will be available following the event at
Contacts:  AMR Media Relations           US Airways Media Relations
           (817) 967-1577                (480) 693-5729

Additional Information and Where To Find It
This communication does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of
an offer to buy any securities or a solicitation of any vote or approval. AMR
Corporation ("AMR") has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission
("SEC") a registration statement on Form S-4, which includes a proxy statement
of US Airways Group, Inc. ("US Airways") that also constitutes a prospectus of
AMR, and US Airways has filed with the SEC its definitive proxy statement on
Schedule 14A. AMR and US Airways have mailed the proxy statement/prospectus
to US Airways security holders. Investors and security holders of US Airways
are urged to read the proxy statement/prospectus and other relevant documents
filed with the SEC carefully and in their entirety because they contain
important information about the proposed transaction. Investors and security
holders may obtain free copies of the proxy statement/prospectus and other
documents containing important information about AMR and US Airways through
the website maintained by the SEC at Copies of the
documents filed with the SEC by US Airways can be obtained free of charge on
US Airways' website at or by directing a written request to
US Airways Group, Inc., 111 West Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, Arizona 85281,
Attention: Vice President, Legal Affairs. Copies of the documents filed with
the SEC by AMR can be obtained free of charge on AMR's website at
or by directing a written request to AMR Corporation, P.O. Box 619616, MD
5675, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas 75261-9616, Attention:
Investor Relations or by emailing

Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This document includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of the
Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking
statements may be identified by words such as "may," "will," "expect,"
"intend," "anticipate," "believe," "estimate," "plan," "project," "could,"
"should," "would," "continue," "seek," "target," "guidance," "outlook,"
"forecast" and other similar words. These forward-looking statements are
based on AMR's and US Airways' current objectives, beliefs and expectations,
and they are subject to significant risks and uncertainties that may cause
actual results and financial position and timing of certain events to differ
materially from the information in the forward-looking statements. The
following factors, among others, could cause actual results and financial
position and timing of certain events to differ materially from those
described in the forward-looking statements: the lawsuit filed by the
Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice and certain states
seeking to enjoin the planned merger of AMR and US Airways on antitrust
grounds and the intention of AMR and US Airways to contest such lawsuit
vigorously; the challenges and costs of the proposed transaction, including
integrating operations and achieving anticipated synergies; the price of,
market for and potential market price volatility of common stock of the
ultimate parent entity following the closing of the proposed transaction;
significant liquidity requirements and substantial levels of indebtedness of
the combined company following the closing; potential limitations on the use
of certain tax attributes following the closing; failure of the proposed
transaction to be completed; and other economic, business, competitive, and/or
regulatory factors affecting the business of the combined company after the
closing and the businesses of US Airways and AMR generally, including those
set forth in the filings of US Airways and AMR with the SEC, especially in the
"Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial
Condition and Results of Operations" sections of their respective annual
reports on Form 10-K and quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, their current reports
on Form 8-K and other SEC filings, including the registration statement and
the proxy statement/prospectus related to the proposed transaction. Any
forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof or as of the dates
indicated in the statements. Neither AMR nor US Airways assumes any
obligation to publicly update or supplement any forward-looking statement to
reflect actual results, changes in assumptions or changes in other factors
affecting these forward-looking statements except as required by law.

/PRNewswire/ -- Sept. 16, 2013/

SOURCE American Airlines

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