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American Airlines Announces L-O-O-O-W Fares From South Florida to Select Destinations in Caribbean, Bahamas and Latin America

Just $34* - $79* Each Way for Late Summer and Fall Travel

American Airlines says you don't have to fly a no-frills airline to get a low fare. American and its regional affiliate, American Eagle, are offering fares of just $34* to $79* each way (with required round-trip purchase) for travel late summer through fall from Miami and Fort Lauderdale to select destinations in the Caribbean, Bahamas and Latin America.

Low fares are great, but on American and American Eagle you get a whole lot more, too. No one flies to more destinations from South Florida than American and American Eagle. And customers enjoy a list of amenities including the ability to check up to two pieces of luggage of 50 pounds or less each at no additional cost, complimentary non-alcoholic beverages, and food on many flights.

Of course, on American and American Eagle travelers also have the opportunity to earn and redeem AAdvantage® miles. In South Florida, there's no better value in air travel than American Airlines.

Here are the highlights of American's South Florida fare sale.                   

American's South Florida Fare Sale 
-- Available from Miami and Fort Lauderdale to select destinations in the Caribbean, Bahamas, and Latin America. 
-- Travel either Tuesday/Wednesday/Saturday, or Tuesday-Thursday, depending on the destination. 
-- For Caribbean and Bahamas, begin travel Sept. 4 - Dec. 11, 2007.  For Latin America, begin travel Aug. 30 - Dec. 6, 2007.  Complete travel by     Dec. 13, 2007. 
-- Purchase tickets no later than July 31, 2007. 
-- Other restrictions, including embargo dates, apply.  For rules and restrictions, see the terms and conditions below, or visit American's Web site, http://www.aa.com/.

Here are American's great low fares from South Florida. Fares are valid for travel either Tuesday/Wednesday/Saturday, or Tuesday-Thursday, depending on the destination.

SOUTH FLORIDA SALE FARES        
City Pair                             Fare Each Way Based on Round-Trip Purchase*         

CARIBBEAN/BAHAMAS  
Fort Lauderdale - Nassau, Bahamas+                 $34  
Miami - Freeport, Bahamas+                         $44  
Fort Lauderdale - Port-au-Prince, Haiti            $59  
Miami - Port-au-Prince, Haiti                      $59  
Miami - Grand Cayman, Cayman Is.                   $79  
Fort Lauderdale - San Juan, Puerto Rico            $79  
Miami - San Juan, Puerto Rico                      $79  
Miami - Santiago, Dom. Rep.                        $79  
Fort Lauderdale - Santo Domingo, Dom. Rep.         $79  
Miami - Santo Domingo, Dom. Rep.                   $79          

LATIN AMERICA  
Miami - San Pedro Sula, Honduras                   $49  
Miami - Managua, Nicaragua                         $59  
Miami - Guatemala City, Guatemala                  $69  
Miami - San Jose, Costa Rica                       $69  

*    Fares shown are each way based on round-trip Economy Class travel purchased on AA.com, and are in U.S. dollars.  Travel        Tuesday/Wednesday/Saturday, or Tuesday-Thursday, depending on the  destination.  Fares are valid for travel beginning Sept. 4-Dec. 11,        2007 to/from the Caribbean and Bahamas.  (Blackout dates apply).       

To/from Latin America, travel is valid Aug. 30-Dec. 6, 2007.       

Complete travel by Dec. 13, 2007.  Fares do not include all government-imposed taxes and fees.  

+    Service operated by American Eagle.

Travelers can check schedules and fares and book flights by visiting http://www.aa.com/. Book travel and purchase your ticket on AA.com and earn AAdvantage bonus miles. There are no online booking fees. In addition, on AA.com you'll find the absolute lowest fares available for American Airlines, American Eagle and AmericanConnection® flights -- guaranteed. For details about the AA.com bonus-mile offer and for full details on our Lowest Fare Guarantee, visit http://www.aa.com/benefits.

For an additional $10 per ticket, travel arrangements can also be made by calling American's reservations number at 1-800-433-7300 (en espanol 1-800- 633-3711) within the United States. Outside the United States, call the local reservations number. For an additional $15 per ticket, travel arrangements can be made at an American Airlines Travel Center or Airport Ticket Office. Tickets may also be purchased through a travel agent. Travel agents may impose a service charge for ticketing.

A "Fly Now, Pay Later" deferred payment option on American allows holders of the American Airlines Credit Card(SM) account to enjoy six months of no payments and no interest for tickets purchased on AA.com. For terms and conditions and more details, visit http://www.aa.com/paylater.

AmericanAirlines Vacations(SM) has a number of exciting and affordable travel packages available throughout the Caribbean, Bahamas, and Latin America. For more information, visit http://www.aavacations.com/.

American is a founding member of the global oneworld® Alliance.  

*Fare Sale Terms and Conditions

Fares shown are each way based on round-trip Economy-Class travel purchased on AA.com, and are in U.S. dollars. Fares shown to the Caribbean and Bahamas are valid for travel Tuesday/Wednesday/Saturday, and from the Caribbean and Bahamas Tuesday-Thursday. Fares shown to/from Latin America are valid for travel Tuesday-Thursday. Fares are subject to change without notice. International fares are subject to government approval.

Fares do not include (a) a federal excise tax of $3.40 per U.S. domestic flight segment, defined as one takeoff and landing, of a passenger's itinerary; (b) up to $18 per round trip in local airport charges; and (c) September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 per enplanement originating at a U.S. airport. For international/Puerto Rico/U.S. Virgin Islands destinations, government taxes and fees of up to $180, varying by destination, are not included and may vary slightly depending on currency exchange rates at the time of purchase.

Tickets must be purchased at least three days prior to departure or within one day of making reservations, whichever comes first, but not later than 11:59 p.m., July 31, 2007 (Central Daylight Time).

Fares shown to the Caribbean and Bahamas are valid for travel commencing Sept. 4-Dec. 11, 2007. Fares shown to Latin America are valid for travel commencing Aug. 30-Dec. 6, 2007. Return travel must be complete by midnight, Dec. 13, 2007. Travel to/from the Caribbean and Bahamas is not valid Nov. 16-27, 2007. A two-day minimum stay is required and a 30-day maximum stay is allowed for the Caribbean and Bahamas. A three-day minimum stay is required and a 60-day maximum stay is allowed for Latin America.

Advertised fares are valid only on American Airlines, American Eagle, and AmericanConnection® and do not apply to other codeshare flights. Seats are limited. Fares may not be available on all flights. Schedules are subject to change without notice.

Fares are nonrefundable and nontransferable. Changes to your ticket may be made if you meet the restrictions of the new fare and pay up to a $100 fee plus any fare difference. Changes must be made before your ticketed flight's scheduled departure time. If you cancel your flight prior to the scheduled departure time, the ticket will be valid for one year from the date of issue for an unused ticket or one year from travel origination for a partially used ticket. If you do not cancel your flight prior to the scheduled departure time, the ticket has no value.

A portion of or all travel booked on American Airlines may be operated by American Eagle. American Eagle is operated by American Eagle Airlines, Inc., or Executive Airlines, Inc, which are wholly owned by AMR Corporation , the parent company of American Airlines.

Tickets may also be obtained through an American Airlines Telephone Reservations Office for an additional $10 or at an American Airlines Travel Center or Airport Ticket Office for an additional $15. Travel agents may impose a service charge for ticketing.

To purchase tickets on AA.com you must use a credit card with a billing address in the United States, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Canada, the United Kingdom, or select Latin American and Caribbean countries.

AmericanAirlines, American Eagle, AAdvantage, AmericanAirlines Vacations, and AA.com are marks of American Airlines, Inc. oneworld is a mark of the oneworld Alliance, LLC. American Airlines reserves the right to change the AAdvantage program rules, regulations, travel awards and special offers at any time without notice and to end the AAdvantage program with six months' notice. For complete AAdvantage program details, visit http://www.aa.com/. For details about the AA.com bonus-mile offer and for full details on our Lowest Fare Guarantee, visit http://www.aa.com/benefits.

About American Airlines

American Airlines is the world's largest airline. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® airlines serve 250 cities in over 40 countries with more than 4,000 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 1,000 aircraft. American's award-winning Web site, 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 serve nearly 700 destinations in over 140 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 registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. .

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