FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- If you missed out
on a getaway to the Caribbean or Mexico this summer, don't throw in the
towel. Instead, grab the sun block, golf clubs, guidebook and anything else
you'll need on a relaxing vacation trip and contact American Airlines
American and its regional affiliate, American Eagle, have put select
destinations in the Caribbean and Mexico on sale for travel Sept. 2 through
Dec. 10, 2008.
Fall is a great time for a Caribbean or Mexico getaway. Crowds are
smaller and prices are lower, but everything else that makes for a relaxing
vacation is still in full swing.
American, a founding member of the global oneworld(R) Alliance, and
American Eagle combine to offer extensive service throughout the Caribbean
and Mexico, so if and when you're ready for a great vacation at a great
fare, we're ready to take you there.
Don't miss the boat -- or rather, plane -- again. Grab your stuff and
fly with American Airlines for a fabulous fall vacation.
Here are highlights of American's sale:
American Airlines Sale to the Caribbean and Mexico
-- Sale fares available from select cities in the continental U.S. to
select destinations in the Caribbean and Mexico.
-- Begin travel Sept. 2 through Dec. 8, 2008; return no later than Dec.
-- Purchase tickets no later than Sept. 12, 2008.
-- Other restrictions, including embargo dates, apply. For rules and
restrictions, see the terms and conditions below, or visit American's
Web site, AA.com.
Here are samples of American and American Eagle's great low fares to the
Caribbean and Mexico.
SAMPLE SALE FARES
City Pair Fare Each Way Based
Los Angeles - San Jose del Cabo, Mexico $95
New York City - Cancun, Mexico $115
New York City - St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles $127
Miami - Grand Cayman, Cayman Is. $129
New York City - St. Croix, U.S.V.I. $173
Miami - Bridgetown, Barbados $198
Chicago O'Hare - Guanajuato/Leon, Mexico+ $228
Chicago O'Hare - Cozumel, Mexico $277
Kansas City - Monterrey, Mexico $286
* 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 valid
for travel beginning Sept. 2-Dec. 8, 2008; complete travel by Dec.
10, 2008. Fares do not include all government-imposed taxes and fees.
+ Service operated partly by American Eagle.
Travelers can check schedules and fares and book flights by visiting
http://www.aa.com. On AA.com you'll find the absolute lowest fares
available for American Airlines, American Eagle and AmericanConnection(R)
flights -- guaranteed. For full details on our Lowest Fare Guarantee, visit
For an additional $20 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. Outside the United States, call
the local reservations number. For an additional $30 per ticket, travel
arrangements can be made at an American Airlines Travel Center or Airport
Ticket Office. Tickets may also be purchased through a travel agent. Travel
agents may impose a service charge for ticketing.
A "Fly Now, Pay Later" deferred payment option on American allows
holders of the American Airlines Credit Card(SM) account to enjoy six
months of no payments and no interest for tickets purchased on AA.com. For
terms and conditions and more details, visit http://www.aa.com/paylater.
AmericanAirlines Vacations(SM) has a number of exciting and affordable
travel packages available throughout the Caribbean and Mexico. For more
information, visit http://www.aavacations.com.
* 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 shown are valid
for travel Monday-Thursday; other travel days are available at additional
cost. Fares are subject to change without notice. International fares are
subject to government approval.
Fares do not include (a) a federal excise tax of $3.50 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. For international/Puerto Rico/U.S. Virgin
Islands destinations, government taxes and fees of up to $180, 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 one day of making reservations, but
not later than 11:59 p.m., Sept. 12, 2008 (Central Time).
Fares shown are valid for travel beginning Sept. 2-Dec. 8, 2008; all
travel must be completed by Dec. 10, 2008. Travel is not valid Nov. 22-30,
2008. A two-day minimum stay is required, and a 30-day maximum stay is
Advertised fares are valid only on American Airlines, American Eagle,
and the AmericanConnection(R) airlines 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 meet the restrictions of the new fare and pay up to a US$150
fee plus any fare difference. Changes must be made before your ticketed
flight's scheduled departure time. If you cancel your flight prior to the
scheduled departure time, the ticket will be valid for one year from the
date of issue for an unused ticket or one year from travel origination for
a partially used ticket. If you do not cancel your flight prior to the
scheduled departure time, the ticket has no value.
A portion of or all travel booked on American Airlines may be operated
by American Eagle or an AmericanConnection(R) airline. American Eagle is
operated by American Eagle Airlines, Inc., or Executive Airlines, Inc.,
which are wholly owned by AMR Corporation, the parent company of American
Airlines. AmericanConnection service is operated by one of the following
independent contractors: Trans States Airlines, Inc., or Chautauqua
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.
AmericanAirlines, American Eagle, AAdvantage, AmericanAirlines
Vacations, and AA.com are marks of American Airlines, Inc. oneworld is a
mark of the oneworld Alliance, LLC. American Airlines reserves the right to
change the AAdvantage program rules, regulations, travel awards and special
offers at any time without notice and to end the AAdvantage program with
six months' notice. For complete AAdvantage program details, visit
http://www.aa.com. For full details on our Lowest Fare Guarantee, visit
About American Airlines
American Airlines is the world's largest airline. American, American
Eagle and the AmericanConnection(R) airlines serve 250 cities in over 40
countries with more than 4,000 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(R) 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 700 destinations in over 140
countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle
Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AmericanAirlines,
American Eagle, the AmericanConnection(R) airlines, AA.com, We know why you
fly and AAdvantage are registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc.
AmericanAirlines(R) We know why you fly(R)
Current AMR Corp. releases can be accessed on the Internet.
The address is http://www.aa.com
SOURCE American Airlines, Inc.