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    Admirals Club/Lounges

    Admirals Club®
    In 1939, American Airlines opened the industry's first VIP lounge at LaGuardia Airport in New York, forever changing travel at airports. The Admirals Club has become synonymous with productivity, comfort and convenience at major airports through the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia and Latin America.

    Today, American Airlines has 37 Admirals Club locations worldwide. Membership provides the key to private surroundings where members can relax or work before, after or between flights, and enjoy personalized, professional service from club staff.

    Club Amenities**:
    ** Amenities may vary by club location

    Pricing for new Admirals Club memberships is based on the level of American AAdvantage® membership, ranging from $350 or 50,000 AAdvantage miles annually for a new Executive Platinum membership, to $500 or 80,000 miles annually for a regular membership. One Day Passes are available for $50, and a 30-Day membership is available for $99. One Day and 30-Day memberships can be purchased online with a U.S. credit card or at any Admirals Club location. One Day Passes can also be purchased at any self-service check-in machines.

    Also, Citi ExecutiveSM / AAdvantage® World Elite™ MasterCard® cardholders receive Admirals Club membership privileges giving the cardholder and their immediate family (or up to two traveling guests that accompany them) access to Admirals Club locations worldwide. For more information, visit American's Citi Executive credit card webpage.

    For more information on American’s Admirals Club lounges, visit aa.com/admirals.

    Flagship Lounge
    The Flagship Lounge is an exclusive, private lounge, equipped with everything you need to relax or do business.  American has four Flagship Lounge facilities located around the world – New York JFK, Chicago, Los Angeles, and London Heathrow. 

    Customers traveling in the First Class cabin on an American Airlines three-class nonstop transcontinental flight or First Class on an American Airlines international* flight, are invited to enjoy the Flagship Lounge. oneworld®, First Class or Emerald international customers are also invited to use the Flagship Lounge when traveling on eligible oneworld flights. (*International is defined as Europe, Asia, Central and South America, and Mexico City.)

    Flagship Lounge Amenities:

    London Heathrow Arrivals Lounge
    All First and Business Class customers flying American to London Heathrow are invited to enjoy the Arrivals Lounge amenities upon their arrival.  Main Cabin customers can access the Arrivals Lounge by paying a fee of $90+VAT. To enter, travelers simply show their boarding pass and photo ID at the front desk.

    Emerald international customers from any oneworld member airline arriving at London Heathrow on any American or British Airways transatlantic flight, regardless of which cabin, are invited to enjoy the Arrivals Lounge amenities upon their arrival.  To gain access travelers simply show their frequent flyer Emerald card and arrival boarding cards.

    The Arrivals Lounge is open from 6 a.m. – 2 p.m. and offers services and amenities, such as:
    Miami AA, BA, IB Premium Lounge
    Located in Miami Concourse E, the first and only American Airlines (AA), British Airways (BA) and Iberia (IB) Premium lounge furthers efforts to provide more seamless service as part of the joint business agreement between AA, BA and IB.

    The lounge is located in Concourse E, just beyond the security checkpoint on the fifth floor.  Access to the lounge is available to AA, BA and IB customers departing on or connecting to a oneworld international itinerary, AA, BA and IB customers traveling in First Class or Business Class on an international flight*, and oneworld Emerald and Sapphire eligible customers. AA customers traveling transcontinental from Miami (MIA) to Los Angeles (LAX) on a booked/confirmed First Class or Business Class ticket, and Admirals Club members on flights departing from Concourse E may also access the lounge.

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