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American Airlines Launches Nonstop Service Between New York And Dublin



    American Airlines Launches Nonstop Service Between New York And Dublin

AAdvantage Members Can Earn Up to 20,000 Bonus Miles for Travel on the New
Route

PR Newswire

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 12, 2013

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines today
launches daily nonstop service between New York's John F. Kennedy
International Airport (JFK) and Dublin Airport (DUB), adding a new destination
to American's extensive network and giving customers traveling from Dublin
nonstop connections out of JFK to cities throughout North, Central and South
America. The new flight is in addition to American's existing nonstop service
from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Dublin and complements its
12 other daily nonstop flights from JFK to Europe. The route will be operated
with a two-class Boeing 757-200 with 181 seats.

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The new service is operated as part of American's joint business agreement
with fellow oneworld^® members British Airways and Iberia, connecting
travelers to more than 125 cities throughout Europe. The new route provides
American's customers access to countless destinations worldwide through
nonstop service from Dublin on British Airways and Iberia to the carriers'
respective hubs in London and Madrid.

"Thanks to our joint business with British Airways and Iberia, this new
service connects American's customers to a wealth of travel options throughout
Europe," said Tim Ahern, American's Vice President – New York and
International. "Adding this route enhances our expanding global network out of
JFK and further establishes American's commitment to providing our customers
in New York seamless, one-stop connections to major business and leisure
destinations in Europe."

To celebrate the new service, American is offering AAdvantage^® members up to
20,000 bonus miles every time they fly a round trip on the route, including
travel on American-operated flights marketed by British Airways or Iberia.
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, from June 12 through Sept. 15,
2013. To participate, members simply need to register prior to travel at
aa.com/offers using the promotion code AADUB.

Daily JFK-DUB Service Schedule

AA 290

  o Departs JFK at 6:55 p.m. ET
  o Arrives at DUB at 6:55 a.m. IST the following day

AA 291

  o Departs DUB at 8:55 a.m. IST
  o Arrives at JFK at 11:25 a.m. ET

In addition to the new route between New York and Dublin, American added new
service earlier this year between Dallas/Fort Worth and Lima, Peru, and Seoul,
South Korea, and between Chicago O'Hare and Dusseldorf, Germany, delivering on
the airline's business plan and network strategy designed to provide more
access and choices for customers in key international markets. American also
plans to expand international service, pending government approval, between
Miami and Curitiba and Porto Alegre, Brazil and Bogota, Colombia, and from Los
Angeles to Sao Paulo later this year. For more details about American's new
service between New York and Dublin, please visit aa.com/newyorktodublin.

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, aa.com^®, provides customers with easy access to check and book
fares, and personalized news, information and travel offers. American's
AAdvantage^® program, voted Airline Program of the Year at the 2013 Freddie
Awards, lets members earn miles for travel and everyday purchases and 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 served by some 9,000 daily flights to nearly 160 countries and
territories. Connect with American on Twitter @AmericanAir or
Facebook.com/AmericanAirlines. 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

Website: http://www.aa.com
Contact: Stacey Frantz, +1-817-967-1577, mediarelations@aa.com
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