American Connection

American Connection
American Connection Information American Connection Trans States
American Connection History American Connection Cabin
American Connection Careers American Connection Check In
American Connection Fleet American Connection Phone Numbers
American Connection Destinations American Connection Baggage
American Connection Accidents and Incidents  

American Connection Information:

American Connection
American Connection IATA
American Connection ICAO
Founded 2001
Frequent flyer program AAdvantage
Member lounge Admirals Club
Alliance Oneworld
Fleet size 15 (Chautauqua)
10 (Trans States)
Destinations 27
Headquarters Indianapolis, IN (Chautauqua)
St. Louis, MO (Trans States)
Key people ----

American Connection History:       

American connection is a famous airlines affiliated with American Airlines. American connection is a self-governing serviced airline. American connection provided its service to passengers. American connection main hubs are at St Louis and Miami.

The associated companies are under working from the American Eagle Brand. The associated companies are provided its provincial service under the American Eagle Brand from its other hubs.

Above 180 airplanes are working in American connection over 27 destinations a day. American connection is a member of Oneworld Airline Alliance. American connection provided its service from Oneworld Airline Alliance.

At first, American connection is provided its service with Trans World Airlines, called Trans World Express. The other American affiliated airlines Regions Air is provided its service from American connection until March 2007.

American Connection Careers:

  • Pilots / Flight Attendants
  • Pilots
  • Customer Service
  • Ramp
  • Flight Attendants
  • Maintenance
  • Clerical
  • Crew Scheduling
  • A&P Mechanic and Avionics Technician

Who wants to attend these jobs doesn’t go direct to the American connection office; send your resume through mail or fax.

Minimum Qualifications For American Connection Careers:

  • Availability to work any shift, Legal right to work in United States .
  • Hooking up ground power units, loading and unloading checked bags, mail and freight, Filling out cargo loading form, Sorting bags for Ramp Agent.
  • Checking in passengers, making boarding announcements, changing seat assignments, Adding frequent flyer numbers for Customer Service Agent (CSA)
  • Must live within one (1) hour from airport at domicile base, Must be at least 19 years of age, Must be fluent in the English language, both verbal and written, Height - 4' 11" Min to 5'10" Max for Flight Attendant

For American Connection Pilot Minimum Qualification:

1. FAA commercial pilot's license with instrument and multi-engine ratings
2. Competitive Minimums
     • 500 total hours fixed wing
     • 50 hours multi-engine
3. A current first class FAA medical Certificate
4. Education - HS graduate required, 2 years associate degree or equivalent is preferred
5. Current valid passport

American Connection Careers Benefits :

  • An exciting and rewarding career
  • Paid training
  • Flight benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Medical insurance with prescription benefits
  • Dental Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Company-Sponsored 401K Program
  • Paid vacation
  • Discounts on hotels, cruises and car rentals

American Connection Fleet:

American Connection Aircraft   Total   Seating Capacity   Routes   Operator  
American Connection Aircraft Embraer ERJ-140 15 44 St Louis Chautauqua Airlines
American Connection Aircraft Embraer ERJ-145 6 50 Miami Trans States Airlines

American Connection Destinations US :

American Connection Destinations in Arkansas

  • Fayetteville – Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (TS)

American Connection Destinations in Colorado

  • Denver – Denver International Airport (TS)

American Connection Destinations in Connecticut

  • Hartford/Windsor Locks/Springfield, Massachusetts – Bradley International Airport (CH, TS)

American Connection Destinations in Florida

  • Jacksonville – Jacksonville International Airport (TS)
  • Miami – Miami International Airport (TS) Focus City

American Connection Destinations in Georgia

  • Atlanta – Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (CH, TS)

American Connection Destinations in Indiana

  • Indianapolis – Indianapolis International Airport (TS)

American Connection Destinations in Iowa

  • Cedar Rapids – The Eastern Iowa Airport (TS)
  • Des Moines – Des Moines International Airport (CH, TS)

American Connection Destinations in Kansas

  • Wichita – Wichita Mid-Continent Airport (CH, TS)

American Connection Destinations in Louisiana

  • New Orleans – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (TS)

American Connection Destinations in Maryland

  • Baltimore – Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (CH, TS)

American Connection Destinations in Minnesota

  • Minneapolis – Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (CH)

American Connection Destinations in Missouri

  • St. Louis – Lambert-Saint Louis International Airport (CH, TS) Hub

American Connection Destinations in New Jersey

  • Newark – Newark Liberty International Airport (CH)

American Connection Destinations in North Carolina

  • Charlotte – Charlotte/Douglas International Airport (TS)
  • Raleigh – Raleigh-Durham International Airport (TS, CH)

American Connection Destinations in Ohio

  • Columbus – Port Columbus International Airport (TS)
  • Dayton – James M. Cox Dayton International Airport (CH)

American Connection Destinations in Oklahoma

  • Oklahoma City – Will Rogers World Airport (TS)
  • Tulsa – Tulsa International Airport (CH)

American Connection Destinations in Pennsylvania

  • Philadelphia – Philadelphia International Airport (CH, TS)
  • Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh International Airport (TS)

American Connection Destinations in Tennessee

  • Memphis – Memphis International Airport (TS)
  • Nashville – Nashville International Airport (CH, TS)

American Connection Destinations in Texas

  • Austin – Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (CH, TS)
  • San Antonio – San Antonio International Airport (CH)

American Connection Destinations in Virginia

  • Norfolk – Norfolk International Airport (CH, TS)
  • Richmond – Richmond International Airport (TS)
  • Washington, DC area – Washington Dulles International Airport (CH)

American Connection Destinations in Wisconsin

  • Madison – Dane County Regional Airport (TS)
  • Milwaukee – General Mitchell International Airport (CH, TS)

American Connection Terminated destinations:

American Connection Terminated destinations in Kentucky

  • Owensboro (Owensboro-Daviess County Regional Airport)

American Connection Terminated destinations in Missouri

  • Cape Girardeau (Cape Girardeau Regional Airport)

American Connection Terminated destinations in Tennessee

  • Jackson (McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport)

American Connection Terminated destinations in Texas

  • Houston (George Bush Intercontinental Airport)

American Connection Accidents and Incidents:

  • The flight AA5526 an Embraer ERJ 145 en route Washington's Reagan National-St. Louis was forcefully landed in      Pittsburgh International airport on June 12, 2006 because hydraulic systems failed
  • On April 22, 2008, one of American connection flight engine failed when landing time, but landed safely at      MidAmerican St. Louis Airport.

American Connection Trans States:

American Connection Trans States Airlines
Founded 1982 (as Resort Air)
Hubs As AmericanConnection:
Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
As United Express:
O'Hare International Airport
Washington Dulles International Airport
Denver International Airport
As US Airways Express
Pittsburgh International Airport
Frequent flyer program Dividend Miles
(US Airways Express)
Mileage Plus
(United Airlines Express)
AAdvantage (AmericanConnection)
Member lounge US Airways Club
(US Airways Express)
Red Carpet Club
(United Airlines)
Admirals Club (AmericanConnection)
Alliance Star Alliance
(United Airlines Express and US Airways Express)
Oneworld (AmericanConnection)
Fleet size 50
Destinations 62
Parent company Trans States Holdings, Inc.
Headquarters St. Louis, Missouri
Key people Hulas Kanodia (Chairman)
Richard A. Leach
(President / COO)

American Connection Trans States History

American Connection Trans States is one of the American famous airlines. It is thirteenth largest airlines in United States of America. American connection Trans states is based in St. Louis, Missouri. It operates as American Connection for American Airlines, United Express for United Airlines and US Airways Express for US Airways.

In the year of 1985, American connection Trans states behave as a Trans World Express carrier to feed Trans world airlines flights at Lambert-Saint Louis International Airport. It changes the name to American connection Trans states in 1989.

The slogan of the American connection Trans states is “Flying for business is our business”. American connection Trans StatesAirlines marks 25 years of aviation excellence.

American Connection Cabin:

American connection cabin have very beautiful seating arrangements. It has 2 different cabins they are

  • First Class
  • VIP Class

First class cabin is cheap and best to travel in American connection. All services are provided in first class like lunch, juice, fruits, chocolates, wines and entertainment.

VIP class is expensive travel in American connection. In this class, all the services are available like lunch, fruits, wines, television, bed and music.

American Connection Check In:

American connection check-in is strict in airports. American connection securities check all the bags and persons before entering to airports. So be there in airport at least one hour before your flight reported time. Those people check your all bags and give a receipt or sticker, keep it with you.

American Connection Phone Numbers:

  • American Connection Fares & Reservations Phone Numbers- 1-800-433-7300
  • American Connection Baggage Services Phone Numbers- 1-800-535-5225
  • American Connection Frequent Flyer Phone Numbers- AAdvantage 1-800-421-0600
  • American Connection Cargo Phone Numbers- 1-800-227-4622

American Connection Baggage:

American connection baggage is explain about the baggage list like what type of luggage bring with you, what items are allows in to the flight, baggage cost or fare, baggage limits in ponds.

American connection baggage system is little bit strict. The allowing baggage items are cloths, jewelry (owner’s risk), medicine, hand bags, food items and so on.

The restricted items in American connection are wines, guns, electrical items, fire works, flares, gas cylinder, pepper spray, poison and other restricted items.

Then comes to American connection baggage fares are as per company rules they will charge the baggage ticket.

Tips for Baggage:

  • Write your name, address and phone number on white paper, paste this paper inside and outside of the baggage for safety.
  • Keep the baggage receipt with you, when you leaving the destination airport the security people ask to show the baggage receipt.
  • Don’t bring delicate items in the baggage; it may be damage in journey.
  • Check your baggage before you leaving the airport.