American Airlines Growns Environment

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International business environment
Introduction
This assignment is about how the international business environment impact a enterprise grown. The reason of why I choose American Airlines again is for the last two assignment I have had a deep understand of this enterprise, so I'd like to analysis the growth of American Airlines in another angle, that will be interesting.
About American Airlines
There are many air transport companies in The USA , The American Airlines is one of the most representative companies in The USA , not only the scale of the company, but also was the first company that combined e-business with the traditional business model . American Airlines was founded in 1930, formerly American Airways, Inc.It was combined by more than 80 small airlines. American Airways, Inc. officially became American Airlines, Inc. in 1934, the same year C.R. Smith became president of the company. The airline began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on June 10, 1939. Originally headquartered in New York City, where it continues to maintain a strong presence, American moved its headquarters to Fort Worth, Texas, in 1979 and has since become one of the largest airlines in the world, contributing nearly $100 billion to the U.S. and international economies. It has helped create more than 900,000 jobs worldwide, and supported approximately 1,400 non-profit organizations worldwide. American and its regional airline affiliates, American Eagle and the American Connection airlines, serve approximately 250 cities in over 40 countries with, on average, 3,400 daily flights. American's network covers points throughout North America, the Caribbean, Latin America, Europe and the Pacific. American has five major cornerstone markets: New York, Los Angeles, Dallas/Fort Worth, Chicago O'Hare, and Miami where it's network resources are concentrated and which connect some of the…...

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