Reports stated on Tuesday that the three major US carriers were set to change how they refer to Taiwanese airports on their websites.
Photos on social media showed the fire blazing, with black smoke rising near the belly of the plane in between the right wing and tail wing.
Qatar Airways has decided not to proceed with the announced investment in American Airlines. The decision came after examining the possibilities of investment in various respects.
Qatar Airways said it was "disappointed" with an American Airlines decision to end its codeshare relationship with the Doha-based carrier as part of its push against government subsidies of Middle Eastern carriers.
American Airlines Inc said on Wednesday that state-owned Qatar Airways has revised its antitrust filing with US regulators seeking clearance to buy up to a 10% stake in the US carrier, but there were no details provided on the new filing.
Qatar Airways is to press on with plans to build a stake of up to 4.75% in American Airlines in the near future, despite the "categorical" opposition of the US company's management, Qatar Airways Chief Executive Akbar al-Baker said.
The US military on Friday scrambled two Air Force fighter jets to escort an American Airlines flight into Honolulu International Airport after a disturbance involving a Turkish passenger aboard the plane was reported.
The lawyer representing Dr. David Dao, who was dragged from a United Airlines plane, said he will also represent a woman whose clash with an American Airlines flight attendant went viral over the weekend.
American Airlines has suspended an employee after a video showed an altercation on one of its planes involving crew, several passengers and a crying woman carrying a young child.
China Southern Airlines Co Ltd said on Tuesday it will sell a small stake to American Airlines Group Inc in a $200 million deal that will give the carriers better access to the world's two largest travel markets.
The engine of an American Airlines Group Inc jet caught fire seconds from takeoff at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport on Friday, prompting the crew to abort its departure and evacuate passengers via emergency chutes, authorities said.
An American Airlines plane en route from Miami to Milan had to be re-routed to Canada on Sunday after turbulence left seven people injured, the company said.