Let American Airlines Give You a Lift to the Slopes With Great, Low Ski Sale Fares

Grab Your Skis or Snowboard … The Snow Is Still There; You Should Be, Too

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ — Spring is coming, but there’s still time for one more exhilarating trip to the slopes for some skiing or snowboarding. And thanks to American Airlines, there’s still time to save big, too.

American is offering great low fares for travel through early April from select U.S. cities to several popular ski destinations in Colorado, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming and Canada. In no time at all, you can be racing down the mountain at your favorite ski resort or sitting by a relaxing fire — you choose the activity — while American provides the affordable fares and convenient flights.

Here are the details of American’s ski sale fares:

American’s Ski Sale Fares

* Available from select U.S. cities to Vail and Steamboat Springs, Colo.;
Reno, Nev.; Salt Lake City, Utah; Jackson Hole, Wyo.; and Calgary,

* Travel through April 2, 2005.

* Purchase tickets at least 14 days in advance for most markets (some
markets only three days); no later than March 4, 2005.

* Only one-day minimum stay required (no stay required from some cities).

* 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 fares to ski destinations. Fare amounts shown are round trip, available on AA.com, and are effective for travel Monday through Thursday. Slightly higher fares apply for travel other days of the week.


Round-Trip Fare
City Pair Available on AA.com*

Chicago O’Hare – Calgary $235
Chicago O’Hare – Jackson Hole $280
Dallas/Fort Worth – Calgary $299
Dallas/Fort Worth – Jackson Hole $270
Dallas/Fort Worth – Steamboat Springs $271
Dallas/Fort Worth – Vail $277
Indianapolis – Reno $186
Nashville – Salt Lake City $184
New York Kennedy – Vail $339
Washington, D.C. Dulles – Reno $184

* Fares shown are for round-trip off-peak Economy Class travel purchased
on AA.com, and are in U.S. dollars. 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 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.

Customers on American will find exceptional service both on the ground and in the air. In addition, First or Business Class seating is available throughout American’s fleet. Also available on most of the fleet are large overhead storage bins that allow carry-on luggage to be stored “wheels first,” creating more overall storage space and making it easier to stow and remove bags.

For those who like to “stay connected” during their trip, powerports are located at each seat in the First or Business Class cabins and are conveniently placed throughout the Coach cabins on most of American’s aircraft, so passengers can work en route, operate their own CD or DVD players, or even recharge cell phones.

Customers on American also have the opportunity to earn and redeem AAdvantage travel reward miles — all of which combine to make travel on American an exceptional value.

American also has available a number of exciting vacation packages to ski destinations through AmericanAirlines Vacations(SM). To contact AA Vacations, call 1-800-321-2121, or visit http://www.aavacations.com/ .

* Terms and Conditions
Fares shown are for round-trip Economy-Class travel purchased on AA.com,
and are in U.S. dollars. Fares shown are valid for travel Monday through
Thursday. Other travel days are available at additional cost. Fares are
subject to change without notice.

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. Fares for
Canada destinations do not include Federal Inspection Fee of $6 per round
trip or Air Traveler Security charge of up to $24 CAD per passenger
originating at a Canadian airport.

Tickets must be purchased at least 14 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). To/from Canada
(except Dallas/Fort Worth-Calgary), 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 through April 2, 2005. A one-day minimum stay
is required, except for travel to/from Fort Lauderdale, Miami and West
Palm Beach, Fla., where no minimum stay is required.

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. 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, Corporate Airlines, or Trans States Airlines). American Eagle
and AmericanConnection are registered trademarks of American Airlines,

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.

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 more than 600 destinations in over 135 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.

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