American Airlines Cargo to Offer Travel Rewards; Shippers Can Now Earn Business ExtrAA Points for Booking Cargo Online

FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — American Airlines Cargo(SM) division today announced a new program that will allow AACargo customers to earn travel rewards for booking cargo shipments online through its Web site. The program, which will be administered through the American Airlines Business ExtrAA(R) Web site, allows member companies to earn credits toward free travel certificates, upgrades and Admirals Club(R) memberships for qualified shipments as well as for business travel on American Airlines, American Eagle or AmericanConnection(R).

Business ExtrAA is an incentive program that allows companies to manage business travel and earn points for awards. Once enrolled, American Airlines Cargo customers will be able to accumulate Business ExtrAA Points based on their volumes and level of participation in online booking through the Web site.

“Now, American Airlines Cargo customers can take full advantage of the Business ExtrAA program, earning points for qualified shipments on American Airlines, as well as for their business travel,” said Dave Brooks, President of American Airlines Cargo Division. “By linking these awards to our online booking capability, we’re giving customers an incentive to take advantage of the value that provides.”

“The Business ExtrAA program has brought value to American’s passengers for several years,” said David Cush, American’s Vice President and General Sales Manager. “Now, we are pleased to introduce the program to AA’s cargo customers. With the opportunity to earn travel rewards for both passenger travel and cargo shipments, American is proving once again that we are dedicated to providing the programs and services that our customers value.”

Online booking provides convenience and cost savings to American’s cargo customers, and enhances productivity for both customers and AA Cargo.

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About American Airlines

American Airlines is the world’s largest carrier. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection(R) regional carriers serve more than 250 cities in over 40 countries with more than 3,800 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 1,000 aircraft. American’s award- winning Web site,, 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 serve more than 600 destinations in over 135 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation (NYSE:AMR) .

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About American Airlines Cargo

American Airlines Cargo provides more than 100 million pounds of weekly cargo lift capacity to major cities in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia. American provides one of the largest cargo networks in the world, with cargo terminals and interline connections across the globe.

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