American Airlines and Sheraton Hotels Team Up to Offer Big Savings for Fall Travel

Fly for Less With American … Stay for Less With Sheraton

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — It’s not too soon to begin thinking about a fall getaway. In fact, thanks to American Airlines and Sheraton Hotels, the timing couldn’t be better.

American is offering great fares for fall travel throughout the continental United States and Hawaii, as well as to select international destinations. And Sheraton Hotels is offering travelers who fly American a 20 percent discount this fall at participating Sheraton hotels and resorts in North America, Latin America and Europe.

Want to breathe in some cool, crisp air and watch vividly colored leaves putting on a spectacular show? Let American take you there. Or how about a visit to a warm, sunny beach with gleaming white sand, perhaps nestled next to an emerald green golf course? American has flights to those spots, too. And fall is an especially good time to travel overseas, when the crowds have thinned out and prices are lower. American can take you there also.

At many locations you’ll find a Sheraton Hotel as well, meaning a perfect autumn is just a low fare, quick flight, and relaxing hotel stay away.

Here are the highlights of American’s fall sale fares:

American’s Fall Sale Fares

* Available for travel in continental U.S. and Hawaii markets, as well
as to select international destinations.

* For travel within the continental U.S., sale fares are effective for
travel Monday to Thursday through Nov. 17, 2005. Slightly higher
fares apply other days of the week.

* To/from Hawaii, sale fares are valid for travel Tuesday to Thursday
through Dec. 15, 2005. Slightly higher fares apply other days of the
week.

* Tickets must be purchased no later than Aug. 12, 2005.

* In international markets, travel dates vary by destination, but
generally travel is allowed either through the end of October or
through mid-December. Purchase tickets by Aug. 12 or Aug. 22, 2005,
depending on destination.

* Other restrictions apply. For complete rules and restrictions, see
the terms and conditions below, or visit American’s AA.com(R) Web
site.

Here are samples of American’s great, low fall fares. Fare amounts are shown each way based on off-peak, round-trip Economy Class travel purchased on AA.com.

CONTINENTAL UNITED STATES AND HAWAII

Fare Each Way
Between Available on AA.com*
Chicago – St. Louis $55
Chicago – Miami $74
Dallas/Fort Worth – Los Angeles $79
Boston – Miami $89
Chicago – Dallas/Fort Worth $95
Dallas/Fort Worth – St. Louis $99
Los Angeles – New York City $119
New York City – San Francisco $119
Miami – Los Angeles $124
Los Angeles – Honolulu $247

* Fares shown are each way based on round-trip Economy Class travel
purchased on AA.com, and are in U.S. dollars. Fares shown are valid
for travel Monday-Thursday, except Hawaii fares are valid for travel
Tuesday-Thursday. Slightly higher fares apply for travel other days
of the week. Fares do not include government-imposed taxes and fees.

INTERNATIONAL AND PUERTO RICO

Fare Each Way
From – To Available on AA.com*
Chicago – San Juan, Puerto Rico $89
Miami – Providenciales, Turks & Caicos Is. $99
Miami – Puerto Vallarta, Mexico $118
Dallas/Fort Worth – Mexico City $136
New York City – London $269
New York City – Buenos Aires, Argentina $372
Chicago – Tokyo $394
Dallas/Fort Worth – Sao Paulo, Brazil $419

* Fares shown are each way based on round-trip Economy Class travel
purchased on AA.com, and are in U.S. dollars. Fares shown are valid
for travel Monday-Thursday. Slightly higher fares apply for travel
other days of the week. Fares do not include government-imposed taxes
and fees.

Travelers can check schedules and fares and book flights by visiting AA.com. Book travel and purchase your ticket on AA.com and earn up to 1,000 AAdvantage(R) bonus miles. There are no online booking fees. In addition, on AA.com you’ll find the absolute lowest fares available for American Airlines, American Eagle and AmericanConnection(R) flights — guaranteed. For lowest-fare guarantee terms and conditions, visit http://www.aa.com/guarantee .

For an additional $5 per ticket, travel arrangements can also be made by calling American’s reservations number at 1-800-433-7300 (en espanol 1-800-633-3711) within the United States and Canada. Outside the United States and Canada, call the local reservations number. For an additional $10 per ticket, travel arrangements can be made at an American Airlines Travel Center or Airport Ticket Office.

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts Fall Promotion

The Sheraton Hotel & Resorts promotion offers a 20 percent discount in conjunction with bookings on an American Airlines flight for travel during the fall sale period. Here are the highlights of that offer:

* Available at participating Sheraton Hotels & Resorts in North America,
Latin America and Europe.

* 20 percent discount is off best available unrestricted retail rate.

* Book stay by Aug. 12, 2005; complete stay by Dec. 15, 2005.

* Arrive on Friday or Saturday at hotels; arrive any day at resorts.

* Other restrictions apply. For complete rules and restrictions, see
the terms and conditions below, or visit
http://www.sheraton.com/20sale .

* American Airlines Fare Sale Terms and Conditions

Fares shown are each way based on off-peak, round-trip Economy-Class travel purchased on AA.com, and are in U.S. dollars. Fares are subject to change without notice. International fares are subject to government approval.

Fares do not include (a) a federal excise tax of $3.20 per U.S. domestic flight segment, defined as one takeoff and landing, of a passenger’s itinerary; (b) up to $18 per round trip in local airport charges; and (c) September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 per enplanement originating at a U.S. airport, up to $5 per one way or $10 per round trip. For international, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands travel, government taxes and fees of up to $125, varying by destination, are not included and may vary slightly depending on currency exchange rates at the time of purchase.

For U.S. travel: Tickets must be purchased at least 14 days prior to departure or within one day of making reservations, whichever comes first, but not later than 11:59 p.m., Aug. 12, 2005 (Central Daylight Time). Fares shown are valid for travel Monday-Thursday through Nov. 17, 2005, except Hawaii fares, which are valid for travel Tuesday-Thursday through Dec. 15, 2005; other travel days are available at additional cost. A one-night minimum stay is required and a 30-day maximum stay is allowed (except Hawaii where a three- day minimum stay is required). Within the continental U.S., travel is not valid Sept. 1 or Sept. 5-6, 2005. Travel to Hawaii is not valid Nov. 17-23, 2005, and travel from Hawaii is not valid Nov. 25-29, 2005.

For Europe travel: Tickets must be purchased at least 21 days prior to departure or within three days of making reservations, whichever comes first, but not later than 11:59 p.m., Aug. 12, 2005 (Central Daylight Time). Fares shown are valid for travel Monday-Thursday through Oct. 31, 2005; other travel days are available at additional cost. A Saturday-night minimum stay is required and a 30-day maximum stay is allowed.

For Japan travel: Tickets must be purchased at least 14 days prior to departure or within three days of making reservations, whichever comes first, but not later than 11:59 p.m., Aug. 12, 2005 (Central Daylight Time). Fares shown are valid for travel Monday-Thursday through Oct. 31, 2005; other travel days are available at additional cost. A three-night minimum stay is required and a 30-day maximum stay is allowed.

For Latin America travel: Tickets must be purchased at least 14 days prior to departure or within three days of making reservations, whichever comes first, but not later than 11:59 p.m., Aug. 12, 2005 (Central Daylight Time). Fares shown are valid for travel Monday-Thursday through Nov. 12, 2005; other travel days are available at additional cost. A three- night minimum stay is required and a 30-day maximum stay is allowed.

For Mexico travel: Tickets must be purchased at least seven days prior to departure or within one day of making reservations, whichever comes first, but not later than 11:59 p.m., Aug. 22, 2005 (Central Daylight Time). Fares shown are valid for travel Monday-Thursday from Aug. 29, 2005, through Dec. 14, 2005; other travel days are available at additional cost. A three- night minimum stay is required and a 30-day maximum stay is allowed. Travel is not valid Nov. 19, 20, 26 or 27, 2005.

For Caribbean, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands travel: Tickets must be purchased at least seven days prior to departure or within one day of making reservations, whichever comes first, but not later than 11:59 p.m., Aug. 22, 2005 (Central Daylight Time). Fares shown are valid for travel Monday-Thursday from Aug. 29, 2005, through Dec. 14, 2005; other travel days are available at additional cost. A three-night minimum stay is required and a 30-day maximum stay is allowed. Travel is not valid Nov. 19, 20, 26 or 27, 2005.

Advertised fares are valid only on American Airlines, American Eagle, and AmericanConnection(R) and do not apply to other codeshare flights. Seats are limited. Fares may not be available on all flights. Schedules are subject to change without notice.

Fares are nonrefundable and nontransferable. Changes to your ticket may be made if you cancel your reservation before the original departure time, meet the restrictions of the new fare, and pay up to a $100 change fee ($150 for Japan; $200 for Europe) plus any fare difference. When ticketed flights are canceled prior to departure time, the ticket will be valid for one year from the date of issue on an unused ticket or one year from travel origination on a partially used ticket. If you do not cancel your flight before departure time, the ticket has no value.

A portion of or all travel may be operated by American Eagle, American’s regional airline affiliate, or by AmericanConnection(R) (Chautauqua Airlines, RegionsAir, or Trans States Airlines). American Eagle and AmericanConnection are registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc.

Tickets may also be obtained through an American Airlines Telephone Reservations Office for an additional $5, or at an American Airlines Travel Center or Airport Ticket Office for an additional $10.

To purchase tickets on AA.com you must use a credit card with a billing address in the United States, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Canada, the United Kingdom, or select Latin American and Caribbean countries.

American Airlines, AAdvantage, and AA.com are registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. American Airlines reserves the right to change the AAdvantage program at any time without notice and to end the AAdvantage program with six months’ notice.

*Sheraton Terms and Conditions

Twenty percent is off best available unrestricted retail rate at participating Sheraton Hotels & Resorts in North America, Latin America and Europe. Booking must be made by Aug. 12, 2005, and stay must be completed by Dec. 15, 2005, with an arrival day of Friday or Saturday for hotels and any day of the week for resorts. Guests can stay for a maximum of seven nights at these promotional rates. Additional nights may be purchased at other available rates. Rates are based on single/double occupancy and do not include additional per room per night charges that may be imposed or state/local taxes. A limited number of rooms may be available at these rates and blackout dates may apply. Credit card will be charged at time of booking for room charge and tax. Cancellations are nonrefundable; if cancellation takes place, guest forfeits total room charge plus tax. Offer is valid for guests who have booked an American Airlines flight for travel during the fall sale period. After booking the flight follow the link from aa.com or visit http://www.sheraton.com/20sale for a list of participating properties and to book, or call 877-782-0018 and quote XSH for hotels and XSR for resorts. Offer not applicable to groups. Not to be combined with any other offers or promotions. Void where prohibited by law. The SHERATON trademark and logo are the property of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., or its affiliates.

About American Airlines

American Airlines is the world’s largest airline. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection(R) regional airlines 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, AA.com, 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 nearly 600 destinations in over 130 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation (NYSE:AMR) .

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

About Sheraton Hotels

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, with more than 400 hotels in 66 countries, is owned by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) . Starwood Hotels & Resorts is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with approximately 750 properties in more than 80 countries and 120,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. With internationally renowned brands, Starwood(R) corporation is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels and resorts including: St. Regis(R), The Luxury Collection(R), Sheraton(R), Westin(R), Four Points(R) by Sheraton, and W(R), Hotels and Resorts as well as Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., one of the premier developers and operators of high quality vacation interval ownership resorts. For more information, please visit http://www.starwoodhotels.com/

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