This Mother’s Day, Don’t Say ‘No’ to Mom; Instead, Get up and go to Mom With American’s Mother’s Day Fares

Visit Mom This Mother’s Day for as Little as $74* Round Trip

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — At American Airlines, we know how special Mom is, and how special she makes you feel whenever you see her. So this year, when Mom asks you to visit on her “special day,” why say no? American has made it easy and affordable to go.

American — The (Unofficial) Airline of Moms Everywhere — has special, low Mother’s Day fares that will leave Mom smiling and you feeling like a kid again.

American’s Mother’s Day fares are offered in continental U.S. and Canadian markets, as well as select destinations to the Caribbean. So grab a great fare, hop on one of American’s frequent flights and go see your mother! She’d do it for you.

Here are the highlights of American’s Mother’s Day fares:

American’s Mother’s Day Fares

* Available for travel in continental U.S. and Canadian markets, as well
as select destinations to the Caribbean.

* Depart Saturday, May 7, 2005, and return Monday or Tuesday, May 9-10,

* Fares are available for sale through May 6, 2005.

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

Here are samples of American’s great, low fares for Mother’s Day.


Round-Trip Fare
City Pair Available on*
Las Vegas – Los Angeles $74
Chicago O’Hare – Washington, D.C. (Reagan National) $112
Boston – Chicago O’Hare $150
Boston – Washington, D.C. (Reagan National)+ $164
Boston – Toronto+ $167
Atlanta – Dallas/Fort Worth $171
Miami – Baltimore $194
Chicago O’Hare – Montreal++ $199
New York (JFK) – Los Angeles $226
Boston – Grand Cayman $229
New York (JFK and LGA) – Grand Cayman $229
New York (JFK and LGA) – Providenciales $229
Austin – Los Angeles $248
Boston – Providenciales $281
New York (JFK and LGA) – Aruba $294
Washington, D.C. (Reagan National and Dulles) – Aruba $328
Chicago O’Hare – Barbados $357

* Fares shown are for round-trip Economy Class travel purchased on, and are in U.S. dollars. Fares shown are valid for outbound
travel on May 7, 2005, with return May 9-10, 2005. Fares do not
include government-imposed taxes and fees.
+ Service operated by American Eagle
++ Combination of service on American and American Eagle

Travelers can check schedules and fares and book flights by visiting Book travel and purchase your ticket on and earn up to 1,000 AAdvantage(R) bonus miles. 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 .

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.

In addition to a great fare and convenient schedules, 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.

First or Business Class seating is available throughout American’s fleet as well. 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 for passengers 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.

*Terms and Conditions

Fares shown are for round-trip Economy-Class travel purchased on, 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 destinations, 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.

Tickets must be purchased within 24 hours of making reservations, but no later than 11:59 p.m., May 6, 2005.

Fares are valid for outbound travel on May 7, 2005, and returning May 9-10, 2005. A Sunday-night minimum stay is required and a three-day maximum stay is allowed.

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

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

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