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Las Vegas Vacation to Two Lucky Customers



Apr 19, 2001, 01:00 ET from American Airlines

    FORT WORTH, Texas, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of its 75th
 anniversary, American Airlines recently awarded an American Airlines Vacations
 prize package to two lucky customers at Chicago O'Hare International Airport
 and Lambert -- St. Louis International Airport.  Duncan Hooper of London and
 Don Silverman of St. Louis each received 75,000 AADVANTAGE miles and a Las
 Vegas vacation.
     The winners, both selected at random, were notified while waiting at the
 gate for their departure flights.  The 75,000 AADVANTAGE miles can be redeemed
 for travel, upgrades, Car HospitAAlity awards, and other special services and
 retail items.  The four-day, three-night Las Vegas vacation includes airfare
 and accommodations for two at a five-star hotel.
     "We congratulate Duncan and Don for being our 75th anniversary prize
 package winners," said Tim Doke, vice president, corporate communications for
 American Airlines.  "We hope they continue to celebrate our 75th anniversary
 with all our loyal customers through the remainder of the year."
     The 75,000 miles and trip giveaway marks the beginning of a summer-long
 celebration of AADVANTAGE'S 20th anniversary.  From May through August,
 AADVANTAGE will host a number of other special promotions and award thousands
 of bonus miles to top fliers.
 
     About AAdvantage Awards
     AADVANTAGE Travel Awards program -- the first and largest of its kind --
 was designed to reward frequent flyers of American Airlines.  The program
 began in 1981 with 283,000 members and has grown to more than 43 million
 members worldwide.  The AADVANTAGE program has more U.S. flyers than any other
 frequent flyer program, and it provides more opportunities to redeem trips
 than other programs.
 
     MORE ROOM FOR MORE COACH PASSENGERS ... ONLY ON AMERICAN AIRLINES
     Current AMR Corp. (NYSE:   AMR) news releases can be accessed via the
 Internet.  The address is http://www.amrcorp.com/corpcomm.htm.
 
 

SOURCE American Airlines
    FORT WORTH, Texas, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of its 75th
 anniversary, American Airlines recently awarded an American Airlines Vacations
 prize package to two lucky customers at Chicago O'Hare International Airport
 and Lambert -- St. Louis International Airport.  Duncan Hooper of London and
 Don Silverman of St. Louis each received 75,000 AADVANTAGE miles and a Las
 Vegas vacation.
     The winners, both selected at random, were notified while waiting at the
 gate for their departure flights.  The 75,000 AADVANTAGE miles can be redeemed
 for travel, upgrades, Car HospitAAlity awards, and other special services and
 retail items.  The four-day, three-night Las Vegas vacation includes airfare
 and accommodations for two at a five-star hotel.
     "We congratulate Duncan and Don for being our 75th anniversary prize
 package winners," said Tim Doke, vice president, corporate communications for
 American Airlines.  "We hope they continue to celebrate our 75th anniversary
 with all our loyal customers through the remainder of the year."
     The 75,000 miles and trip giveaway marks the beginning of a summer-long
 celebration of AADVANTAGE'S 20th anniversary.  From May through August,
 AADVANTAGE will host a number of other special promotions and award thousands
 of bonus miles to top fliers.
 
     About AAdvantage Awards
     AADVANTAGE Travel Awards program -- the first and largest of its kind --
 was designed to reward frequent flyers of American Airlines.  The program
 began in 1981 with 283,000 members and has grown to more than 43 million
 members worldwide.  The AADVANTAGE program has more U.S. flyers than any other
 frequent flyer program, and it provides more opportunities to redeem trips
 than other programs.
 
     MORE ROOM FOR MORE COACH PASSENGERS ... ONLY ON AMERICAN AIRLINES
     Current AMR Corp. (NYSE:   AMR) news releases can be accessed via the
 Internet.  The address is http://www.amrcorp.com/corpcomm.htm.
 
 SOURCE  American Airlines