An AA jet takes off ... soon the airline will offer daily flights between Miami and Milan, Italy.
American Airlines plans to begin daily nonstop flights between Miami and Milan in November.
American says the service will let European customers visit a prime U.S. business and leisure destination or catch connecting flights to the Caribbean and Latin America. American operates a hub in Miami.
The airline said Thursday that it will begin selling tickets Sunday for travel beginning Nov. 21.
American, owned by AMR Corp., is the third-largest U.S. airline behind United and Delta. It plans to merge with US Airways Group Inc., which would vault American to the top spot by passenger traffic.