by Michael J. Shapiro | September 03, 2014
American Airlines and Orbitz signed a letter of intent on Friday, resulting in the return of American fares into the Orbitz platform. A final agreement should be reached shortly, according to the airline. American did not pull US Airways fares from Orbitz, as it had previously announced would occur on Monday. "We are pleased that our long-standing relationship with American Airlines allowed us to quickly resolve business matters and that we continue to offer a broad range of options, including American Airlines and US Airways flights, to the millions of shoppers who book travel on our global sites each day," said Sam Fulton, president of