American Airlines to fly from Dallas to Beijing

Starting from 07 May 2015 American Airlines passengers will be able to take advantage of a new non-stop Dallas – Beijing service, as the airline launches its eleventh route between USA and Asia.

Operated under AA’s joint business agreement with Japan Airlines, the new flights will be available daily and will be serviced by the American Airlines’ B777-200ER aircraft.

New codeshare services from Qantas and American Airlines

As Qantas and American Airlines expand their codeshare, starting from 27 November 2014 Qantas customers will be able to benefit from access to new services departing from USA.

The first new services available as part of the codeshare will include American Airlines flights from  Los Angeles to Lihue, Kona, Maui, Atlanta, San Antonio and Tampa. With flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Richmond, Tuscon, and Albuquerque to follow in the future.

American Airlines and US Airways update baggage check-in policy

American Airlines and US Airways passengers travelling to their destination with more than one carrier are advised to check the airlines’ new baggage check-in policies. Starting from 01 October 2014 passengers will only be able to ‘through-check’ bags when the other flight is operated by American Airlines and American Eagle, US Airways and US Express or a oneworld® partner airline.

Fly First Class on transcontinental flights with American Airlines

American Airlines passengers travelling from New York to Los Angeles and San Francisco can now turn their flights into a premium First Class experience with the introduction of the airline’s A321 Transcontinental aircraft. Operating in a three-class configuration, the aircraft’s First Class cabin allows passengers to benefit from such features as fully lie-flat seats with aisle access and other amenities.

With 13 daily frequencies between New York JFK and Los Angeles International Airport, all operated by A321T, American Airlines offers more flights between the cities than any other airline. Passengers can also take advantage of the A321T First Class cabin on 5 daily flights between New York JFK and San Francisco.