American Eagle Offers Low Introductory Fares to Chihuahua, Mexico

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — American Eagle is celebrating the upcoming launch of its new nonstop service between Dallas/Fort Worth and Chihuahua, Mexico, by offering special introductory fares to Chihuahua from select U.S. cities.

Introductory fares range from just $246-$353* round trip when purchased on the American Airlines/American Eagle Web site, Here are the details:

Chihuahua, Mexico Introductory Fares:
* Available from select U.S. cities (see list below).
* Travel between May 1 and June 17, 2005.
* Saturday night minimum stay required.
* Purchase tickets no later than March 4, 2005.
* Other restrictions apply. For complete rules and restrictions, see the
terms and conditions below, or visit American’s Web site.

American Eagle will begin flying between Dallas/Fort Worth and Chihuahua on May 1, with one daily nonstop flight each way using state-of-the-art 50-seat ERJ-145 jets. The flight will provide convenient connections at DFW to and from dozens of cities throughout the American Eagle/American Airlines route network.

Here are American Eagle’s low introductory fares to Chihuahua. The U.S. portion of the trip may be operated by American Eagle, AmericanConnection(R) or American Airlines:

Introductory Fares to Chihuahua, Mexico
Round-Trip Fares Available on*

Departing From Departing From

Atlanta, Ga. $299 New York (JFK & LGA) $353
Charlotte, N.C. $353 Oakland, Calif. $353
Chicago, Ill. (ORD) $299 Omaha, Neb. $299
Cleveland, Ohio $353 Orlando, Fla. $299
Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas $246 Philadelphia, Pa. $353
Denver, Colo. $299 Phoenix, Ariz. $299
Detroit, Mich. $353 Raleigh/Durham, N.C. $353
Las Vegas, Nev. $299 Salt Lake City, Utah $299
Los Angeles, Calif. $299 San Francisco, Calif. $353
Miami, Fla. $299 San Jose, Calif. $353
Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minn. $353 Seattle, Wash. $353
Newark, N.J. $353 Tampa, Fla. $299
Washington, D.C. (DCA & IAD) $353

* Fares shown are for round-trip Economy Class travel purchased on, and are in U.S. dollars. Fares do not include government-
imposed taxes and fees.

Known as the “Lady of the Desert,” Chihuahua is the capital of the largest state in Mexico and has about a half-million inhabitants. It is located in one of northern Mexico’s largest industrial areas.

Here is American Eagle’s schedule between Dallas/Fort Worth and Chihuahua (all times shown are local):

Dallas/Fort Worth to Chihuahua
Flight Departs Arrives Operates
3409 6:56 p.m. 7:45 p.m. Daily, effective May 1

Chihuahua to Dallas/Fort Worth
Flight Departs Arrives Operates
3408 7:41 a.m. 10:30 a.m. Daily, effective May 2

Travelers can check schedules and fares and book flights by visiting Bookings made on earn up to 1,000 AAdvantage(R) bonus miles, and there are no online booking fees. In addition, on you’ll find the absolute lowest fares available for American Airlines, American Eagle and AmericanConnection flights — guaranteed. For lowest-fare guarantee terms and conditions, visit .

For an additional $5 per ticket, travel arrangements also can be made by calling the American Eagle/American Airlines 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.

With the addition of Chihuahua, American Eagle and American combined will offer more than 285 flights a week from the United States to 14 cities in Mexico — Acapulco, Aguascalientes, Cancun, Chihuahua, Cozumel, Guadalajara, Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo, Leon, Los Cabos, Mexico City, Monterrey, Puerto Vallarta, San Luis Potosi and Torreon.

In May 2004, American Airlines and Mexicana de Aviacion began codesharing on each other’s flights between the United States and Mexico, the first phase of a wide-ranging codesharing arrangement that will strengthen each carrier’s route system and provide increased flight options to customers of both airlines. In addition, a reciprocal frequent-flyer arrangement was established that enables members to accrue and redeem miles in American’s AAdvantage program or Mexicana’s Frecuenta(R) program on each other’s network, including more than 500 round trips per week between the United States and Mexico.

* Terms and Conditions
Fares shown are for round-trip Economy-Class travel purchased on,
and are in U.S. dollars. Fares shown are valid for travel all days of
the week. 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. Government
taxes and fees of up to $60 are not included and may vary slightly
depending on currency exchange rates at the time of purchase.

Tickets put on hold and purchased outside the United States may vary
slightly based on local taxes at the point of sale.

Tickets must be purchased at least three days prior to departure or
within 24 hours of making reservations, whichever comes first, but not
later than 11:59 p.m., March 4, 2005 (Central Standard Time).

Fares are valid for travel May 1, 2005, through June 17, 2005. A
Saturday-night minimum stay is required and a 30-day maximum stay is

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 plus any fare difference. If you do not cancel your flight before
departure time, the ticket has no value. Unused tickets are valid for
one year from the date of issue of the original ticket.

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

Service to/from Chihuahua, Mexico, is operated by American Eagle.

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 you must use a credit card with a billing
address in the United States, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Mexico,
Canada, the United Kingdom, or select Latin American and Caribbean

American Airlines, AAdvantage and 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.

About American Eagle

As measured by the number of passengers carried each year, American Eagle is the largest U.S. regional airline, operating over 1,600 daily flights to more than 140 cities throughout the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Mexico and the Caribbean.

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,, 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 600 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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