American Airlines Launches New Service Between Dallas/Fort Worth And Lima, Peru

  American Airlines Launches New Service Between Dallas/Fort Worth And Lima,

New Service Expands American's Presence in Growing Latin American Market,
Offers Latin American Customers Additional U.S. Gateway

PR Newswire

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 1, 2013

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --American Airlines today
launches daily service between Dallas/Fort Worth and Lima, Peru – providing
more access and choices for customers traveling between the two key markets
and beyond. The new route will enable customers to connect to other
destinations in North America, Europe and Asia via American's extensive global
network out of Dallas/Fort Worth.


American provides more service than any other airline between the United
States and Latin America with more than 900 weekly flights to 49 destinations.
With the addition of Dallas/Fort Worth to Lima, customers can access 30
destinations to Mexico, Central America and South America from American's
Dallas/Fort Worth hub.

"Peru's economy continues to expand and we've seen increased travel demand to
that market, as well as throughout Latin America," said Chuck Schubert,
American's Vice President – Network Planning. "This route plays a vital role
in our international network strategy by offering seamless, one-stop
connections to major domestic and international destinations through
Dallas/Fort Worth – including customers traveling between Latin America and

American's relationship with oneworld^® alliance partner LAN and its airline
group members provides access to additional flight options within Latin
America through codesharing along with customer loyalty program benefits for
AAdvantage^® and LANPASS members. In addition, American also serves Lima from
its hub in Miami.

Daily DFW-LIM Service Schedule

AA 2193

  oDeparts DFW at 5:25 p.m.
  oArrives at LIM at 12:20 a.m. the following day

AA 2194

  oDeparts LIM at 1:40 a.m.
  oArrives at DFW at 8:55 a.m.

American Airlines is also offering AAdvantage members up to 20,000 bonus miles
every time they fly a round trip on the new route. Customers flying on
Business Class and select Economy Class fares (booked in Y, B or H) will
receive 20,000 AAdvantage bonus miles for every round trip, and those flying
on all other Economy Class fares will receive 10,000 AAdvantage bonus miles
for every round trip. To participate, members simply need to register prior to
travel at using the promotion code AALIM.

In addition to the new route between Dallas/Fort Worth and Lima, American is
launching new international service to Asia and Europe later this spring and
summer, delivering on the airline's business plan and network strategy
designed to provide more access and choices for customers in key international
markets. Beginning April 11, American will add new service between Chicago
O'Hare and Dusseldorf, Germany, and will also add service to Europe between
New York – JFK and Dublin, Ireland, beginning June 12. From its largest hub
in Dallas/Fort Worth, American will also launch its first-ever service to
Seoul, South Korea, on May 9. For more details about the new service between
Dallas/Fort Worth and Lima, please visit

About American Airlines
American Airlines focuses on providing an exceptional travel experience across
the globe, serving more than 260 airports in more than 50 countries and
territories. American's fleet of nearly 900 aircraft fly more than 3,500 daily
flights worldwide from hubs in Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Miami
and New York. American flies to nearly 100 international locations including
important markets such as London, Madrid, Sao Paulo and Tokyo. With more than
500 new planes scheduled to join the fleet, including continued deliveries of
the Boeing 737 family of aircraft and new additions such as the Boeing
777-300ER and the Airbus A320 family of aircraft, American is building toward
the youngest and most modern fleet among major U.S. carriers. American's
website,^®, provides customers with easy access to check and book
fares, and personalized news, information and travel offers. American's
AAdvantage^® program, one of the most popular frequent flyer programs in the
world, lets members redeem miles for flights to almost 950 destinations
worldwide, as well as flight upgrades, vacation packages, car rentals, hotel
stays and other retail products. The airline also offers nearly 40 Admirals
Club^® locations worldwide providing comfort, convenience, and an environment
with a full range of services making it easy for customers to stay productive
without interruption. American is a founding member of the oneworld^®
alliance, which brings together some of the best and biggest airlines in the
world, including global brands like British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Iberia
Airlines, Japan Airlines, LAN and Qantas. Together, its members serve more
than 840 destinations with some 9,000 daily flights to nearly 160 countries
and territories. Connect with American on Twitter @AmericanAir or American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle
Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AMR Corporation common
stock trades under the symbol "AAMRQ" on the OTCQB marketplace, operated by
OTC Markets Group.

SOURCE American Airlines

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