2022 marks milestone for American’s involvement in Aerospace Maintenance Competition

The 2022 Aerospace Maintenance Competition marks an important milestone for American Airlines. For the first time in its approximately 14-year involvement in maintenance competitions, an all-female team and all-Hispanic team will compete. American sent its first team of aircraft maintenance technicians (AMTs) to the AMT Society’s first annual Maintenance Skills Competition in March 2008. Team […]

Young Museumgoer shares his journey to become a pilot

Graham Santilli, an Envoy Cadet Certified Flight Instructor and student at the University of Oklahoma, aspired to be a pilot from a young age. Hungry for knowledge about the aviation industry (...and to geek out about the Flagship Knoxville DC-3), Graham spent many weekends at the American Airlines CR Smith Museum. His mom, Beth Santilli [...]

American Airlines CR Smith Museum and its Education Director Recipients of STEM Education Awards

12/10/2021 FORT WORTH, Texas – The American Airlines CR Smith Museum and Marie Eve Poirier-Harris, director of Museum education, were awarded the 2021 Million Women Mentors – Texas Stand Up for STEM Educational Organization and Educator awards. The awards recognize the museum’s and Poirier-Harris’ commitment to empowering young girls to pursue STEM careers through educational […]