American Airlines Says Some Customers Are More Equal Than Others

American Airlines Says Some Customers Are More Equal Than Others

It’s true, you’re all going to the same place, but American Airlines has decided to debut new dedicated lanes available only to the “elite” members of the AAdvantage program, full-fare coach customers, AAirpass holders and passengers in business and first class. The lanes will direct these desirable individuals swiftly through the airport from check-in to boarding — including security.

American Airlines Does Its Best To Make Sure Frequent Flier Miles Are Totally Worthless

American Airlines Does Its Best To Make Sure Frequent Flier Miles Are Totally Worthless

American Airlines is revamping its frequent flier program to include a fee to upgrade economy class tickets to business and first class. In addition to 15k frequent flier miles, AAdvantage members will, starting Oct. 1, have to pay between $50 and $350 for an upgrade.

American Airlines Cancels 500 Flights, Grounds Additional Planes For Safety Inspections

American Airlines Cancels 500 Flights, Grounds Additional Planes For Safety Inspections

American Airlines has announced the cancellation of upwards of 500 flights as they inspect the way a bundle of wires are attached to the MD-80 aircraft. These new inspections stem from FAA concerns about the way American handled the last round of emergency inspections.