American Airlines Fares No Longer Available On Orbitz Websites

        American Airlines Fares No Longer Available On Orbitz Websites

US Airways Fares Withdrawn from Orbitz Beginning Sept. 1

PR Newswire

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 26, 2014

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --American Airlines has
withdrawn its fares from consumer websites powered by Orbitz, effective
immediately. American Airlines Group has notified Orbitz it also will withdraw
US Airways fares on Sept. 1, 2014. Corporate clients that use Orbitz for
Business to book travel are not affected by this change.

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"We have worked tirelessly with Orbitz to reach a deal with the economics that
allow us to keep costs low and compete with low-cost carriers," said Scott
Kirby, President – American Airlines. "While our fares are no longer on
Orbitz, there are a multitude of other options available for our customers,
including brick and mortar agencies, online travel agencies, and our own

American expects these changes will have minimal disruptions for its
customers. Customers can continue to purchase tickets and all options for
travel on American and US Airways through and American
and US Airways fares are also available through reservations agents and other
travel agencies.

Tickets already purchased through Orbitz websites remain valid for travel, but
changes to reservations must be made through each airline's reservations

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About American Airlines Group

American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) is the holding company for American
Airlines and US Airways. Together with wholly owned and third-party regional
carriers operating as American Eagle and US Airways Express, the airlines
operate an average of nearly 6,700 flights per day to 339 destinations in 54
countries from its hubs in Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles,
Miami, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix and Washington, D.C. The American
Airlines AAdvantage and US Airways Dividend Miles programs allow members to
earn miles for travel, vacation packages, car rentals, hotel stays and
everyday purchases. Members of both programs can redeem miles for tickets as
well as upgrades to First Class and Business Class. In addition, AAdvantage
members can redeem miles for vacation packages, car rentals, hotel stays and
retail products. American is a founding member of the oneworld alliance, whose
members and members-elect serve nearly 1,000 destinations with 14,250 daily
flights to 150 countries. Connect with American on Twitter @AmericanAir and and follow US Airways on Twitter @USAirways.


SOURCE American Airlines

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