AA pilots upset with Qatar Airways in oneworld

Pilots say they will lose jobs due to the alliance

American Airlines jobs oneworld pilots Qatar Airways quality Tom Horton

American Airlines (AA) pilots have opposed Qatar Airways’ induction in Oneworld.  The pilots have stated that the partnership with Qatar will cost them their jobs. However, AA chairman and chief executive Tom Horton was quoted saying that quality had always been the hallmark of oneworld and AA was “pleased to welcome to our alliance another of the world’s highest quality airlines”. The agreement with Qatar Airways would enable AA to offer even more value.