How To Fly American Airlines’ Best Business (and First) Class Seats Within the U.S.
Usually, you have to fly pretty far to fly in American Airlines’ best lie-flat business and first-class seats. However, during April 2021, AA is flying over 1,400 flights within the U.S. using these internationally-configured aircraft. Check out this article to see the 33 routes that have a Boeing 777 or 787 flying within the U.S. this month.
American Airlines Updates Checked Bag Policy, Creates New Basic Economy Option
American Airlines just announced several updates to its checked luggage policy. The airline is “simplifying” its checked bag policies and will offer a new form of Basic Economy fare to customers traveling to Asia and Oceania. Don’t believe the spin from the airline. By and large, these updates represent more of a downgrade than an improvement. In this post, I’ll explain why.
American Airlines Increases Checked Baggage Fees in the Midst of COVID-19
Less than a week after announcing $5.8 billion in emergency aid from the U.S. Treasury, American Airlines has increased bag fees by $15 each way on certain routes. The change is effective immediately for new tickets issued as of April 21, 2020.
AA Extends Elite Status, Lowers Elite Requirements for 2020, Waiving Mileage Redeposit Fees
American Airlines, fashionably late as always, has finally announced the extension of elite status in response to COVID-19. With elite status extensions, lowered elite requirements, waived redeposit fees, and the ability to make up the loss on your Million Miler journey through spend, it’s an impressive wave of updates that will make a lot of travelers happy. But, there’s a potential devaluation hidden in the good news.
Award Travel 101: How Can I Book American Airlines Flights with British Airways Avios?
Learn the correct strategy to earn and utilize British Airways Avios points for cheap domestic flights on American Airlines.
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…
Julian Barsotti and American Airlines Team Up to Offer a Fresh Take on Airplane Food
As of November 1, 2016, your dining choices on domestic American Airlines flights have grown from the mundane into the gourmet. Julian Barsotti is a big name in the culinary world. He cut his teeth at the renowned Oliveto in…
American Airlines to Offer Free In-Flight Entertainment on Domestic Flights
Later this month, if you are traveling domestically on an American Airlines aircraft equipped with seatback entertainment systems or Wi-Fi, you will be able to enjoy complimentary in-flight entertainment. Among the entertainment options that will be offered are premium movies, TV shows,…