American Airlines is the largest airline in the world in terms of revenue and fleet size. It is a premier, US-based airline that is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, and has operating hubs throughout the country. The airline enjoys a wide network, and flies to around 200 destinations across 40 countries. American Airlines is a founding member of Oneworld alliance. The airline offers 3 classes of service - First, Business, and Economy.
First and Business Class passengers are served elaborate meals, which include a variety of appetizers, main course dishes and desserts. While First Class passengers are offered lie-flat seats with electronic recline, Business Class passengers are offered lie-flat seats with increased recline and 61 inch pitch. Economy Class passengers are offered complimentary non-alcoholic drinks. On select routes, they are also offered complimentary meals. Seats provided in Economy class are spacious and come with features like superior recline, headrest, and legroom. American Airlines broadcasts movies, documentaries, television programs and music as part of its in-flight entertainment.
American Airlines has an extensive worldwide network. These are some of the popular destinations the airline covers:
- New York
- Las Vegas
- Mexico City
- Fort Lauderdale
Flying from the UK
American Airlines flies from almost all major airports in the UK including London Heathrow, London Gatwick, London City, Manchester, Birmingham, Manchester, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Other Services & Facilities
Check-in: American Airlines offers many ways of check-in including ticket counter check-in and self service check-in. If you are looking for something fast, choose the web check-in option. For international flights, web check-in is available between 24 hours and 90 minutes before the flight's departure.
Frequent Flyer Program: Advantage is the frequent flyer program of American Airlines. With AAdvantage, you can earn miles by not only flying with the airline, but also by using the services of its partners like hotels, car rental agencies, shopping stores and cruises. The more you use these services the more miles you earn. You can redeem these miles for rewards like upgrades, hotel stays, car rentals, flight discounts and much more.
Lounges: American Airlines has over 50 Admiral Lounges, four flagship lounges and one arrivals lounge. These lounges are spread all over the world, and offer amenities such as Wi-Fi access, shower, children's area, complimentary snacks and drinks, travel assistance and much more.