Higher fares weren't enough to prevent another loss at American Airlines parent AMR Corp., which lost $162 million in the third quarter this year. Major airlines this week joined in the first widespread airfare increase since early August. (Associated Press)

Higher fares weren't enough to prevent another loss at American Airlines parent AMR Corp., which lost $162 million in the third quarter this year. Major airlines this week joined in the first widespread airfare increase since early August. (Associated Press)