AA Award Sale Expands: New Dates & Cities at 10K Roundtrip

American has added tons of new dates and destinations to the ongoing “Economy Web Specials” award sale. Since we first posted about this last week, we’ve seen 20K round trips to Hawaii and even 10K awards round trip to New Zealand and Australia. While the specifics are changing by the hour, the deal is still thriving, so now is the time to put some American miles to excellent use.

You Can Now Book Etihad and JAL Awards on the AA Website

American Airlines has added the ability to book awards with Etihad Airways and Japan Airlines to its online booking system. While this improvement will make it far easier to book international travel without a phone call, it will also make these awards more accessible to millions of frequent flyers, meaning more demand for a small and finite number of award seats.

AA Offering Best Economy Seats to U.S. Military

JT over at The Points Guy has confirmed a policy with American Airlines where they’ll provide active duty military personnel access to the best economy seats on a flight — which includes Main Cabin Extra. This policy wasn’t common knowledge, so…

American Airlines Overhauls Boarding Groups

Hot on the heels of their recent announcement that they are introducing Basic Economy fares, American Airlines has also announced that they will be overhauling their boarding groups as of March 1, 2017. If AA boarding groups were not complicated…

American Airlines’ Basic Economy

In the modern day competitive world of airfare, with no-frills low-cost airlines competing with legacy carriers, there is a definite change—more and more legacy carriers are offering a “basic” economy fares; you get a seat, and that is about it….

Even More Changes Coming to AAdvantage in 2017

American Airlines has announced more changes to their frequent flyer program AAdvantage. This comes hot on the heels of the changes announced earlier this year. The changes are numerous and include the introduction of a new tier of membership: Platinum Pro….

Free Oneworld Ruby Elite Status

This promotion has ended; please review current/active promotions. For a limited time only, Air Berlin is offering Oneworld Ruby status through its Top Bonus frequent flyer program. The offer is valid to those who signup before the end of November…