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    American Airlines Assists Customers Affected by Hurricane Irene

    FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to the anticipated weather impact on the East Coast because of Hurricane Irene, American Airlines offers customers the convenience to change their plans. Customers ticketed to travel on American Airlines, American Eagle or the AmericanConnection® carrier flights to, from or through the airports listed below may change flights as shown without penalty.

    If you are traveling to/from/through the cities listed below on Aug. 25 – Aug. 30 and your ticket was issued no later than Aug. 25, you may begin travel as late as Sept. 4.

    • Baltimore (BWI)
    • Boston (BOS)
    • Hartford, Conn. (BDL)
    • Newark, N.J. (EWR)
    • New York (LGA and JFK)
    • Norfolk, Va. (ORF)
    • Philadelphia (PHL)
    • Raleigh/Durham, N.C. (RDU)
    • Richmond, Va. (RIC)
    • Washington, D.C. (DCA and IAD)
    • Wilmington, N.C. (ILM)
    • White Plains, N.Y. (HPN)

    One ticket change is allowed with no charges.

    To change travel dates, contact American's Reservations personnel at 1-800-433-7300 within the U.S. or Canada. If you are calling from outside the U.S. or Canada, please check our Worldwide Reservations Numbers page on AA.com.

    About American Airlines

    American Airlines, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® carrier serve 250 cities in 50 countries with, on average, more than 3,600 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 serve approximately 900 destinations with more than 9,000 daily flights to 145 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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    SOURCE American Airlines

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