70 episodes

Have you ever wondered why we do the things we do? Wonder no more! Welcome to the "Tell Me Why" podcast, a series that talks about the "why" behind the decisions we make or the approach we take at the company.

Tell Me Why American Airlines

    • Business
    • 4.8 • 69 Ratings

Have you ever wondered why we do the things we do? Wonder no more! Welcome to the "Tell Me Why" podcast, a series that talks about the "why" behind the decisions we make or the approach we take at the company.

    S7:E2 — ‘We’re reengineering the way we work.’ — Ganesh Jayaram

    S7:E2 — ‘We’re reengineering the way we work.’ — Ganesh Jayaram

    In the latest episode of Tell Me Why, Ganesh Jayaram, Chief Digital and Information Officer, joins Ron DeFeo, Chief Communications Officer, to talk about how technology is powering our airline. Team members are leveraging technology to support customers this summer by mitigating disruptions, driving faster recovery during irregular operations and delivering new features that make the customers’ travel journeys easier. To better support our customers and team members, IT is reengineering how they work with a focus on resiliency in delivery, excellence in engineering and modernizing technology. 

    • 9 min
    S7:E1 — ‘Are we ready? We absolutely are.’ — David Seymour

    S7:E1 — ‘Are we ready? We absolutely are.’ — David Seymour

    In the Season 7 premiere of Tell Me Why, David Seymour, Chief Operating Officer, joins Ron DeFeo, Chief Communications and Marketing Officer, to preview American’s summer operation and share some of the preparations we’ve made to ensure the airline runs smoothly for our customers during this critical time of year.
    Learn more about our preparation for the summer travel season on our Newsroom.

    • 9 min
    S6:E11 — ‘When you are an innovator, you are focused on your customers, not your competitors’ — Vasu Raja

    S6:E11 — ‘When you are an innovator, you are focused on your customers, not your competitors’ — Vasu Raja

    In the season 6 finale of Tell Me Why, Vasu Raja, Chief Commercial Officer, talks about how we think about our business and our customers – from the best global network to the award-winning AAdvantage program to connecting directly with our customer.

    • 16 min
    S6:E10 — ‘The team is what’s going to make this work.’ — Anne Moroni

    S6:E10 — ‘The team is what’s going to make this work.’ — Anne Moroni

    S6:E10 — Tell Me Why: ‘The team is what’s going to make this work.’ — Anne Moroni by American Airlines

    • 9 min
    S6:E9 — ‘Fuel is a commodity and it’s all about the supply and demand dynamics’ —Meghan Montana

    S6:E9 — ‘Fuel is a commodity and it’s all about the supply and demand dynamics’ —Meghan Montana

    In the latest episode of Tell Me Why, Meghan Montana, Senior Vice President and Treasurer, talks about the recent run-up in fuel prices, the proactive decisions we’re making to protect American from the rise in costs and how team members around the system can help conserve fuel.

    • 8 min
    S6:E8 — ‘Sustainability Is At The Heart Of Building An Airline That Thrives Forever’—Jill Blickstein

    S6:E8 — ‘Sustainability Is At The Heart Of Building An Airline That Thrives Forever’—Jill Blickstein

    In the latest episode of Tell Me Why, Jill Blickstein, VP and Chief Sustainability Officer talks about sustainability and why it’s so important for our airline. We’re on a path to net-zero emissions by 2050, and there is a lot to be excited about, including a recent study American participated in with Google Research and Breakthrough Energy on avoiding contrails in flight.

    • 8 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
69 Ratings

69 Ratings

wellnesssergeant ,

AA All The Way

Great hearing about all the going’s on with AA.

jerryss ,

insight into AA

interesting podcast gives me insight into AA's thinking.

RudyinMSP ,

AA Fan

As an outsider and an AA fan, I love this podcast. It’s great to hear what is happening at my favorite airline!

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