Qatar Airways and American Airlines Strategic Partnership Begins with Domestic U.S. Codeshare

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce that the first stage of the strategic partnership with American Airlines has begun with Qatar Airways placing its code on American Airlines’ domestic flights, strengthening connectivity and creating hundreds of new travel options for passengers. The codeshare will be rolled out in phases over the next few weeks and … More Qatar Airways and American Airlines Strategic Partnership Begins with Domestic U.S. Codeshare

American Airlines Continues its Pioneering History with Expanded Cargo Operations

American Airlines has expanded its cargo schedule in May to provide 140 weekly flights to 15 cities in Asia Pacific, Europe and the Caribbean, up from 80 flights last week. New destinations include daily flights between Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) and Hong Kong (HKG); and weekly flights from DFW and Beijing (PEK); DFW Chicago (ORD) and … More American Airlines Continues its Pioneering History with Expanded Cargo Operations

American Airlines Thanks its Frequent Fliers with Extended Elite Status and Other Rewards

American Airlines is recognizing the loyalty of AAdvantage® members by extending their elite status amid reduced travel related to the coronavirus (COVID-19). Changes include: Extending elite status for AAdvantage members until Jan. 31, 2022. Reducing elite status qualifications for 2020. Extending Admirals Club® memberships purchased from American for 6 months.* Introducing up to $400 special … More American Airlines Thanks its Frequent Fliers with Extended Elite Status and Other Rewards

American Airlines Raises $2 Million for American Red Cross COVID‑19 Relief Efforts

American Airlines raised more than $2 million to support efforts at the frontlines of the coronavirus (COVID-19) effort. The carrier and its customers raised more than $1 million for the American Red Cross in the first 24 hours of the campaign — a feat that’s never been accomplished by any Red Cross partner. “American Airlines … More American Airlines Raises $2 Million for American Red Cross COVID‑19 Relief Efforts

American Airlines Supports COVID-19 Efforts Through American Red Cross

American Airlines is partnering with long-standing national partner American Red Cross to raise funds for the nonprofit’s efforts on the frontlines of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. American is proud to be a $1 million member of the American Red Cross Annual Disaster Giving Program. The Red Cross has activated its fullest resources to support the … More American Airlines Supports COVID-19 Efforts Through American Red Cross

American Airlines and Qatar Airways Sign Codeshare Agreement

American Airlines has renewed its codeshare agreement with Qatar Airways, a premier carrier and member of the oneworld® alliance in the Arabian Peninsula. This is the first step in building a strategic partnership between the airlines that will increase commercial cooperation, bolster connectivity and create new travel options for customers. Following restoration of the codeshare, American … More American Airlines and Qatar Airways Sign Codeshare Agreement

American Airlines Celebrates Milestone of 700 Daily Departures at CLT Hub

American Airlines joined leaders from Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT), elected officials from the Charlotte region and other community leaders at a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the carrier’s continuous growth in the region — the milestone of 700 daily scheduled departures from CLT. The increased schedule was made possible after American leased four new … More American Airlines Celebrates Milestone of 700 Daily Departures at CLT Hub

American Airlines First Airline to Test the Google Assistant’s Interpreter Mode

American Airlines is using technology to remove one of the stresses of traveling for foreign language-speaking customers by being the first airline to introduce the Google Assistant’s interpreter mode technology in its airport lounges. American began testing the new technology last week at Admirals Club lounges at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). With the ability to translate … More American Airlines First Airline to Test the Google Assistant’s Interpreter Mode

American Airlines First to Launch Mobile App Passport Scanning

Checking in for an international flight just got easier as American Airlines launches passport scanning in its mobile app. American is the first airline to offer passport chip scanning that securely transmits passport information directly from the Near Field Communication (NFC) chip embedded in the passport. This allows customers to head directly to the gate … More American Airlines First to Launch Mobile App Passport Scanning