Washington, D. C. 20549


                          FORM 8-K

                       CURRENT REPORT

           Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

               Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of earliest event
  reported: February 13, 2006

                         AMR CORPORATION
   (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

          Delaware                1-8400             75-1825172
 (State of Incorporation) (Commission File Number) (IRS Employer
                                                 Identification No.)

4333 Amon Carter Blvd.      Fort Worth, Texas         76155
(Address of principal executive offices)            (Zip Code)

                         (817) 963-1234
                (Registrant's telephone number)

   (Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

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Item 5.02    Departure of Directors or Principal Officers;
             Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal

AMR Corporation is filing herewith a press release issued  on
February 13, 2006 as Exhibit 99.1, which is included  herein.
This  press  release was issued to report James Beer,  Senior
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of AMR Corporation
will  resign  his position effective February  27,  2006,  to
accept a position with another company.


     Pursuant  to the requirements of the Securities Exchange
Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be
signed  on  its  behalf  by  the  undersigned  hereunto  duly

                                        AMR CORPORATION

                                        /s/ Charles D. MarLett
                                        Charles D. MarLett
                                        Corporate Secretary

Dated:  February 14, 2006

                        EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit        Description

99.1      Press Release

                                        Exhibit 99.1

                              CONTACT:  Lisa Bailey Singleton
                                        Corporate Communications
                                        Fort Worth, Texas

FOR RELEASE: Monday, February 13, 2006


     FORT WORTH, Texas - AMR Corporation, parent company of
American Airlines, announced today that James Beer, the
company's senior vice president and chief financial officer,
will leave the company to take a position with Symantec, a
software company based in Northern California.
     "James has been a great team player, exceptional leader
and good friend. He played a key role in the progress we've
made under our Turnaround Plan and will be missed," said
Gerard Arpey, AMR Chairman and CEO.
     Beer became AMR's chief financial officer in December
2003 after serving in various leadership roles in his 15-year
tenure with American.
     Arpey said that the company will begin a search for a
successor immediately. Beer will remain with the company as
its CFO through the filing of AMR's Annual Report on Form 10-
K, including the execution of the CFO's certification of the
     "While it is always disappointing to unexpectedly lose
an executive of James' exceptional capabilities and
leadership, American continues to have one of the strongest
management teams in the industry, including a very strong
finance department. Given that, we expect a smooth
     "We wish James every success in his new position," said
Arpey. "Our focus now will be to select a leader who will
help us build on the great progress we've made."

     American Airlines is the world's largest airline.
American, American Eagle and AmericanConnection serve 250
cities in over 40 countries with more than 3,900 daily
flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 1,000
aircraft. American's award-winning Web site, AA.com, provides
users with easy access to check and book fares, plus
personalized news, information and travel offers. American
Airlines is a founding member of the oneworldsm Alliance,
which brings together some of the best and biggest names in
the airline business, enabling them to offer their customers
more services and benefits than any airline can provide on
its own. Together, its members serve more than 600
destinations in over 135 countries and territories. American
Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle Airlines, Inc. are
subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AmericanAirlines, American
Eagle, AmericanConnection, AA.com and AAdvantage are
registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. (NYSE: AMR)

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