American Airlines Updates Customers On Flight Operations In Northeast

    American Airlines Updates Customers On Flight Operations In Northeast

American Waives Rebooking Charge for Customers Experiencing Travel Challenges
Because of Severe Weather

PR Newswire

FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 6, 2012

FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Due to severe weather
projected for the Northeast tomorrow, American Airlines and American Eagle are
suspending operations at a several airports in the region beginning tomorrow
afternoon. American encourages customers to continue to check for the latest information. Updates will also be available
at and 

Operational Impact

American Airlines and American Eagle are suspending operations tomorrow, Nov.
7, in Philadelphia (PHL) at noon and at all New York-area airports by 3 p.m.
Operations at these airports are expected to start up again the morning of
Thursday, Nov. 8. American and American Eagle have canceled approximately 290
flights to, from and through these airports on Nov. 7 and 8. Additional delays
and cancellations may occur as American resumes operations in New York and

Options for our Customers

Customers whose tickets were issued no later than Nov. 6 and are scheduled to
travel Nov. 7 or Nov. 8 on American Airlines, American Eagle or
AmericanConnection flights to, from or through the airports listed below may
change flights without penalty, have the ticket-reissue charge waived for one
ticket change, and begin travel as late as Nov. 15 under American's current
travel waiver.

  oHartford, Conn. (BDL)
  oNew York Kennedy (JFK)
  oNew York LaGuardia (LGA)
  oNewark, N.J. (EWR)
  oPhiladelphia (PHL)
  oWhite Plains, N.Y. (HPN)

To change travel dates, customers may contact American Reservations at
1-800-433-7300 within the U.S. or Canada. Customers calling from outside the
U.S. or Canada are encouraged to check American's Worldwide Reservations
Numbers page on American has increased its reservations staff over the
next few days to help with the expected increase in call volume. As a result,
hold times may be longer than usual.

About American Airlines
American Airlines, American Eagle^® and the AmericanConnection^® carrier serve
260 airports in more than 50 countries and territories with, on average, more
than 3,500 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers nearly 900
aircraft. American's award-winning website,^®, provides users with easy
access to check and book fares, plus personalized news, information and travel
offers. American Airlines is a founding member of the oneworld^® alliance,
which brings together some of the best and biggest names in the airline
business, enabling them to offer their customers more services and benefits
than any airline can provide on its own. Together, its members and
members-elect serve more than 900 destinations with more than 9,000 daily
flights to 150 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American
Eagle Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AmericanAirlines,
American Eagle, AmericanConnection,, and AAdvantage are trademarks of
American Airlines, Inc. AMR Corporation common stock trades under the symbol
"AAMRQ" on the OTCQB marketplace, operated by OTC Markets Group.

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SOURCE American Airlines

Contact: Media Relations, Fort Worth, Texas, +1-817-967-1577, +1-817-931-1348
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