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American Airlines is the world's largest airline averaging nearly 6,700 flights every day to 350 destinations in 50 countries. The airline is a member of the oneworld® alliance.

Passengers can reach American Airlines key hubs; Dallas, New York (JFK), Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, Philadelphia and Phoenix from four UK departure airports; London Heathrow, Manchester, Edinburgh and Glasgow.



Main Cabin

Main Cabin contains everything you need for a memorable flight, including the option to select seats ahead of time and free inflight entertainment such as Apple TV+.

Snacks and soft drinks are always free - what a treat! - and on longer flights, travellers can also enjoy complimentary meal services and a selection of refreshments.

Premium Economy

An elevated travel experience to start your trip in style.

On the ground, travellers benefit from priority privileges to get them through the most congested areas and onto the plane with ease.

Onboard, the premium experience continues: travellers enjoy wider seats with extra legroom, larger entertainment monitors with in-seat power and in-flight Shinola and D.S. & Durga amenities and Casper sleep sets. Chef-inspired dining and complimentary drinks completes the experience.


This is the highest level of service on connecting flights between the US and Bermuda, the Caribbean, Mexico, Puerto Rico and select South American cities.

Speed through the airport with priority privileges and enjoy luxury lounge access for the ultimate relaxation before your flight.

With extra legroom and wider seats, travellers are free to relax and get comfortable with complimentary blankets & pillows, enjoy the entirely-free inflight entertainment and dine on the larger Business menu, paired with award-winning wines.

Flagship Business

These upgrades will thrill travellers taking transcontinental flights.

As well as privileges to get travellers through the airport quickly both before and after their flight, the wonderful onboard service is designed to allow comfort throughout.

Benefit from lie flat seats on selected flights, multi-course meals created by award-winning chefs paired with exclusive wines and amenities by Bang & Olufsen, Shinola and D.S. & Durga and Casper.


Choose First for the highest level of service on connecting flights across the US.

Enjoy the ultimate premium airport experience with priority privileges and Five Star ServiceSM before boarding. Once seated in your comfortable seat with plenty of extra space, you can enjoy premium menus created by acclaimed chef Julian Barsotti.

Flagship First

Access to the most exclusive, personalised amenities begins in Flagship First.

A whole host of luxurious experiences await at the airport: Flagship First check-in (at selected airports), priority privileges, Flagship Lounges with exclusive dining experiences and even an arrivals lounge when returning to London Heathrow.

During the flight, you'll be able to fully relax in your fully flat bed complete with direct aisle access, complete with travel accessories from leading brands Bang & Olufsen, Shinola, D.S. & Durga and Casper. On selected aircraft you can even watch live TV! Multi-course fine dining completes the experience, with exclusive dishes designed by the James Beard Foundation's elite chefs.

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