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American Airlines.(NORTH AMERICA Report)(contracts with Boeing Co.)(Brief article)

American Airlines will expedite both the delivery of the 47 737-800s it has on order and the replacement of a portion of its MD-80 fleet, CEO Gerard Arpey said during a presentation to investors, adding that AA's agreement with Boeing "gives us ample flexibility for our long-term fleet plan," allowing the carrier to buy additional 737s with 15 months notice as well as 787s. …

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