The commuter airline branch of American Airlines that mainly flies from its main hubs to smaller cities.
Man, we flew from LAX on a nice ass 757 but when we got to Miami we got thrown on one of those shit ass american eagle airlines atr 72 to fort myers.
by bigjt November 26, 2006
American Eagle Airlines is a brand name used by American Eagle Airlines, Inc. (formerly Simmons Airlines), based in Fort Worth, Texas, and Executive Airlines based in San Juan, Puerto Rico, in the operation of passenger air service as regional affiliates of American Airlines. All three airlines are wholly-owned subsidiaries of AMR Corp. Currently operates the ATR-72,CRJ-700, and ERJ-135/140/145
I flew on an American Eagle Airlines ERJ-135 from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport
by studentpilot August 21, 2010