|Airline Name||American Airlines||Major Routes||Major airports in America to/from Washington Dulles International Airport, Vancouver International Airport, John F. Kennedy International Airport, O'Hare International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.|
|Official Site||https://www.americanairlines.jp/intl/jp/index_en.jsp||Check-In Counter||
|Year Established||1929||Main Destinations||Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Washington DC, Vancouver, Mexico City, Cancun, Toronto.|
|Frequent Flyer Program||AAdvantage|
First formed in 1930, American Airlines (AA) is now the largest passenger airline worldwide in terms of fleet size, revenue and routes served. American Airlines operates out of ten hubs in the US located in Dallas-Fort Worth, Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia, Miami, Phoenix, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, New York JFK, and New York La Guardia.
For Economy and Premium Economy tickets, American Airlines has a weight limit for checked baggage of up to 23kg/50lbs. For First and Business Class ticket holders, checked baggage may weight up to 32kg/70lbs. Economy Class ticket holders are allowed one or two pieces of checked luggage depending on the route. Note that Basic Economy fares often don't include checked baggage. Domestic routes normally do not include checked baggage for economy fares apart from Premium Economy and costs $30.
Dimensions for checked baggage with American Airlines must be under 158cm (length + width + height added together.)
American Airlines allows one carry-on baggage item for all classes which must fit within 56 x 36 x 23cm (22 x 14 x 9 inches) along with a smaller personal item that should not exceed 45 x 35 x 20cm (18 x 14 x 8 inches).
American Airlines provides quality service on-board regardless of the air ticket class. All guests are treated to an extensive in-flight food menu with snacks, meals, and beverages. Passengers flying with an air ticket class on premium economy and higher, have access to complimentary alcoholic beverages, as well as more leg room than lower air ticket classes. Special meal requests can also be made if a passenger has religious or health dietary restrictions by calling the American Airlines customer service hotline.
All passengers flying on American Airlines have access to a wide selection of in-flight entertainment with on-demand video and audio. Wi-Fi connectivity is also available for select flights, and passengers have the option to use their own devices for entertainment as charging ports are available. Premium economy air ticket holders and higher also enjoy the complimentary toiletry kits which are provided by the airline on long-haul flights.
American Airlines offers a Basic Economy Class for cheaper tickets than its standard economy. Basic Economy does not include checked baggage for most routes and must be bought as an extra option. Only carry-on baggage comes free with American Airlines Basic Economy. You'll also need to pay extra if you wish to select your seat. Miles earned are also reduced and changes are not permitted.
Only the person who’s name appears on the air ticket is eligible to earn points. Irrespective of having paid for the ticket, if another person is traveling, the points will be awarded to that passenger.
Passengers of American Airlines can sign up for free membership to AAdvantage, the airlines' frequent flyer mileage program. Once you are a member you can easily earn points under the program. These points can be used to redeem an air ticket on any American Airlines flights, as well as through any oneworld alliance member airline. Points can be earned not only through air ticket purchases but also through spending on hotels, car rentals and even retail shopping with any American Airlines partner establishments. You can also earn points by shopping using an American Airlines credit card.
Passengers holding a valid American Airlines air ticket can check in online through the American Airlines website by simply clicking on the "Travel Information" drop-down menu and clicking on online check-in at the right corner of the menu. Online check-in is available from 24 hours up to 45 minutes before departure time.
For guests with special requests, check-in has to be processed at the American Airlines counter at least 2 to 3 hours before the scheduled departure time. When checking-in at the airport, passengers must present their American Airlines air ticket along with the necessary travel documents.
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