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American Airlines Among 'Best in Business Travel' According to the Readers of Business Traveler Magazine

American Honored as Best Airline for North American Travel and Best Business Class to Latin / South America

FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelers and devoted readers of Business Traveler magazine say American Airlines is among the "Best in Business Travel." American has received high marks in the magazine's award series taking home the titles "Best Airline for North American Travel" and "Best Business Class to Latin / South America."

"We know the discerning readers of Business Traveler magazine have high expectations when it comes to their travel experience, and we're honored that we are continuing to meet and exceed their standards for excellence," said Rob Friedman, American's Vice President – Marketing. "As our airline evolves during this current phase of restructuring, we remain keenly focused on providing a differentiated, modern customer experience with a distinct focus on delivering what high-value customers expect most – world class products and services."

Over the past six months, Business Traveler print, digital and newsletter subscribers were given the opportunity to vote for their top choices in travel in a variety of categories. American was one of 35 companies chosen from around the world.  Business Traveler recognized winners of its annual "Best in Business Travel" awards competition in Los Angeles on Dec. 8. The December/January issue of Business Traveler features American's recognition along with other award winners.

About American Airlines
American Airlines, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® carrier serve 260 airports in more than 50 countries and territories with, on average, more than 3,300 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 and members-elect serve more than 900 destinations with more than 10,000 daily flights to 149 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AmericanAirlines, American Eagle, AmericanConnection, AA.com, and AAdvantage are trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. (NYSE: AMR).

 

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