Book on Travelocity and Get Your Boarding Pass Online

Travelocity Is First Online Travel Site Directly Linking Its Customers to

American Airlines Flight Check-In at

Dec 19, 2003, 00:00 ET from Travelocity

    SOUTHLAKE, Texas, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- To further assist customers in
 dealing with the increase in traffic at the airports this holiday season,
 Travelocity(R) has partnered with American Airlines to offer its customers
 direct access to one of American's most popular time saving check-in
 alternatives -- Flight Check-In at  For more than a year, any domestic
 passenger with an American e-ticket could bypass check-in lines at the airport
 by going to to check-in and print their boarding pass, from anywhere
 they can find an Internet connection and printer.
     Travelocity is making this check-in alternative even more convenient for
 its customers purchasing an American Airlines ticket by providing a direct
 link to Flight Check-In at in Travelocity's BonVoyage email.  Customers
 will also receive additional information on using Flight Check-In at in
 the BonVoyage email, along with additional helpful information on activities
 and events personalized for customers' specific travel date and destination.
 Travelocity customers using Flight Check-In at must also be
 AAdvantage(R) members traveling in the United States, including Alaska, Hawaii
 and San Juan, Puerto Rico.
     "At Travelocity, we're always looking for ways to help our customers save
 time and be more efficient, whether it's during the travel purchase or
 afterwards," said Tracey Weber, vice president of air for Travelocity.  "We're
 excited to work with American to provide direct access to this simple check-in
 alternative as customers look for more ways to cut wait times at the airport."
     With Flight Check-In at, American e-ticket holders will be able to
 check-in online and print their boarding pass between one and 30 hours prior
 to their scheduled flight departure.  While at, customers can change
 seating assignments and request certain upgrades.  When arriving at the
 airport, customers can check their bags at American's Curbside Check-in units
 and head directly to the security entrance with their boarding pass and
 government-issued photo ID.
     For more information on saving time by checking-in online and receiving
 your boarding pass before you arrive at the airport, visit or .
     About Travelocity
     Travelocity, a Sabre Holdings(TM) company, pioneered the online travel
 space and continues to be the most popular travel service on the Web, giving
 consumers access to hundreds of airlines, thousands of hotels and cruise,
 last-minute and vacations packages, and best-in-class car rental companies,
 all backed by 1,000 customer service representatives staffed to provide 24-
 hour assistance.  With 41 million members, Travelocity is the sixth largest
 travel agency in the United States.  It has been recognized worldwide for its
 leadership in the online travel space, and it operates or powers Web sites in
 five languages across four continents.  Additional information about
 Travelocity can be found on the Web at .
     Sabre Holdings Corporation (NYSE:   TSG) is a world leader in travel
 commerce, retailing travel products and providing distribution and technology
 solutions for the travel industry.  More information about Sabre Holdings is
 available at .
      Travelocity Contact:
      Judy Haveson ( )
      (212) 554-7425
      Mary Kate Smither ( )
      (972) 488-4790

SOURCE Travelocity