American Airlines Offers Great Low Fares From JFK to Bermuda

NEW YORK, March 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — American Airlines is offering great low fares for that well-earned vacation or important business trip to Bermuda. One-way fares start at $129* for travel May 4 – Sept. 25, 2006, when purchased on American’s Website, Tickets must be purchased no later than April 4, 2006. See details below. Seven-day advance purchase is required.

“Bermuda is a great American Airlines destination,” said Chuck Imhof, American’s Managing Director, Greater New York. “We are grateful for our wonderful relationship with Bermuda, and to the many loyal travelers who have chosen American to visit this unique location. These new low fares are our way of saying ‘thank you.’”

American has served Bermuda continuously for more than 30 years, since September 1975. The airline currently offers two daily non-stop flights to Bermuda from New York’s JFK Airport, plus three flights a week from Miami. The JFK flights depart from American’s beautiful new Terminal 9. From 2000 through 2005, American flew 511,100 passengers to and from Bermuda.

Bermuda-bound travelers on American from JFK will have access to another amenity later this month. US Helicopter will initiate service from the Manhattan Downtown Heliport direct to American’s Concourse C at Terminal 9. Passengers will check baggage and clear security at the Heliport, arriving at the new terminal ready to board their flights. The US Helicopter service will be a welcome feature for executives representing — and visiting — Bermuda’s significant insurance and financial sectors.

For tourists, of course, Bermuda is well known as a serene vacation spot nestled in a sparkling blue-green sea. The beaches are creamy white flecked with pink, the trees are a variety of lush greens and pink oleander, and vines tumble over limestone walls. Add to this the variety of land and water activities, a range of restaurants, excellent buys on European fine china, woolens and perfumes, and it’s clear why so many visitors return to this magical island year after year.

Here is American’s schedule between JFK and Bermuda:

Flight Departs Arrives Days
686 9:00 a.m. 12:08 p.m. Daily
1444 5:55 p.m. 9:16 p.m. Daily

Flight Departs Arrives Days
1443 9:00 a.m. 10:15 a.m. Daily
145 1:30 p.m. 2:46 p.m. Daily

Travelers can check schedules and fares and book flights by visiting Book travel and purchase your ticket on There are no online booking fees. In addition, on 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 .

* Terms and Conditions

Fare shown is for one-way Economy-Class travel purchased on, and is 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 $3.30 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 destinations, government taxes and fees of up to $90, varying by destination, are not included and may vary slightly depending on currency exchange rates at the time of purchase.

Fare shown is for travel originating May 4, 2006, and all travel must be complete no later than September 25, 2006.

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., April 4, 2006 (Central Standard Time).

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 $30 change fee plus any fare difference. When you cancel your ticketed flight 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.

Tickets may also be obtained through an American Airlines Telephone Reservations Office for an additional $10 or at an American Airlines Travel Center or Airport Ticket Office for an additional $15.

To purchase tickets on 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 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 250 cities in over 40 countries with more than 3,900 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(SM) 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 Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation (NYSE:AMR) . American Airlines, American Eagle, AmericanConnection, and AAdvantage are registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc.

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