American Airlines Introduces New Option for Last-Minute Packages on

Customers Need Look No Further Than for Great Weekend Getaways in a Hurry

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — As the mercury rises in thermometers across the country, there’s no better time to get away for a quick trip. And now, with new weekend getaways at , there’s no better place to find great deals for last-minute travel. This new section of the American Airlines Web site,, is dedicated solely to last-minute trips and offers weekend package deals for:

* Flight plus car rental
* Flight plus hotel stay (with optional car rental)
* Hotel stay plus car rental

Packages can be purchased anywhere from 14 days prior — to just hours prior — to departure time.

“With our new last-minute packages on, you don’t have to plan months or even weeks in advance to get a great deal for destinations across the country or around the world,” said Rob Friedman, Managing Director — Interactive Marketing, at American. “We’ve got hundreds of last-minute packages that are updated constantly. And, you can even add on extras like walking tours of the city or prepaid dinners.”

Packages require a Saturday-night stay. Customers can often depart as early as Thursday of one week and return as late as Tuesday the following week, depending on availability. For more details and terms and conditions, visit or go to the Net SAAvers and Special Offers section on

The American Airlines Web site, , is the best place to do business online with American. provides numerous ways to conveniently search for and book low fares and award travel, select seats, make hotel and rental car reservations, get flight arrival/departure information, sign up for flight status notification, and even check in and print boarding passes. Customers who purchase tickets on pay no online booking fee and get a low-fare guarantee. Additionally, customers who log in with an AAdvantage number and password can manage their AAdvantage account online and also receive personalized news and specials. has received the World Travel Award for World’s Leading Airline Internet Site and has also received multiple Web site awards from various organizations.

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 575 destinations in 135 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation (NYSE:AMR) .

AmericanAirlines, American Eagle, AmericanConnection,, AAdvantage and Net SAAvers & Special Offers are marks of American Airlines, Inc.

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