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American Airlines

American Airlines is the world’s largest airline by the number of passengers and a founding member of Oneworld Alliance.  It is headquartered out of Dallas, TX, which is also their biggest hub. It operates a fleet of over 850 aircrafts from its 10 hubs to destinations around the world.

General Information 

IATA code: AA


US reservations: +1 800 433 7300

Main hubs: Charlotte (CLT), Chicago–O'Hare (ORD), Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW), Los Angeles (LAX), Miami (MIA), New York (JFK and LGA), Philadelphia (PHL), Phoenix–Sky Harbor (PHX) and  Washington–National (DCA)

Alliance: Oneworld

Frequent flyer program: AAdvantage 

Airline partners: Oneworld members plus Air Tahiti Nui, Cape Air, China Southern Airlines, Etihad Airways, Fiji Airways, GOL, Hawaiian Airlines.

Point/Miles Conversion Chart


American Airlines serves more than 200 domestic and international destinations in 55 countries. 

Check American Airlines’ route map here.


American Airlines fleet consists of 881 aircrafts:  Airbus A319,  A320, A321, A321, Boeing 737 MAX, Boeing 737-800, Boeing 777-200, Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 787-8, Boeing 787-9, CRJ-700, CRJ-900,  ERJ-140, ERJ-145, ERJ-175. It is the largest commercial fleet in the world. 

You can use the SeatGuru service to check seat maps! 


On most domestic flights within the US, American Airlines offers 2 classes of service - Economy or First. The Economy cabin is divided into Basic Economy (the lowest fare with restrictions), Main Cabin (standard economy) and Main Cabin Extra (more legroom in economy). First is the highest level of service on flights within the US with wider seats and more legroom.  Economy and Business with recliner seats  are available on short international flights. Long-haul flights are served in Economy, Premium-Economy, Flagship Business and First. Business class seats are fully flat beds. Suite seats are available in First class. Flat-beds and First class service are also offered on some domestic routes, including JFK to LA/San Francisco and Miami to LA.  You may find long-haul configuration aircrafts in rotation on some other domestic routes as well.


Skytrax - 3-Star Airline 

APEX - 5-Star Airline 

ATW Airline Awards - Airline of the Year (2017)



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