FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines has expanded the AAdvantage® Mileage Multiplier(SM) product, allowing customers checking in for domestic and international flights on AA.com or its mobile site, mobile.aa.com, to purchase additional AAdvantage bonus miles. Introduced in May on Self-Service Check-In machines, Mileage Multiplier provides AAdvantage members the opportunity to purchase double or triple miles on eligible flights – putting them closer to their next award.
"The response to the Mileage Multiplier product has been overwhelmingly positive," said Maya Leibman, President – AAdvantage Program. "Expanding the product to AA.com now gives AAdvantage members checking in online, whether from their PC or their mobile device, the opportunity to easily boost their mileage balance."
Mileage Multiplier is still available to members who wish to purchase miles at American's Self-Service Check-In machines within the United States. For more details on Mileage Multiplier, please visit www.aa.com/mileagemultiplier. Customers can also visit www.aa.com/enroll to enroll in the AAdvantage program.
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American Airlines, American Eagle and AmericanConnection® serve 250 cities in 40 countries with, on average, more than 3,400 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 900 aircraft. American's award-winning website, 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 approximately 750 destinations in nearly 150 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AmericanAirlines, American Eagle, AmericanConnection, AA.com, We know why you fly and AAdvantage are trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. (NYSE: AMR)
About the AAdvantage® Program
The AAdvantage program was the first frequent flyer program. Established in 1981, the program now has more than 62 million members. Members can earn miles at more than 1,000 participating companies, which include more than 30 hotel chains representing more than 60 brands, more than 20 airlines, eight car-rental companies, 10 financial companies, and over 350 brand name retailers. In addition, members can earn miles when making purchases with one of more than 100 affinity card products in over 40 countries. In 2009, AAdvantage members redeemed more than 150 billion miles to claim more than 6.9 million awards for flights, upgrades and car rentals. For more information and a listing of AAdvantage program participating companies, visit www.aa.com/aadvantage
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