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American Airlines Assists Customers Affected by Tropical Storm Isaac

Gulf Coast Cities Added to Travel Policy

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to the impact of Tropical Storm Isaac on operations across the Gulf Coast states, American Airlines and American Eagle will offer their customers the convenience of changing their travel plans.

The following options apply if you are traveling to, through or from:

  • Alexandria, La. (AEX)
  • Baton Rouge, La. (BTR)
  • Fort Walton Beach, Fla. (VPS)
  • Gulfport / Biloxi, Miss. (GPT)
  • Jackson, Miss. (JAN)
  • Lafayette, La. (LFT)
  • Lake Charles, La. (LCH)
  • Mobile / Pascagoula, Ala. (MOB)
  • New Orleans, La. (MSY)
  • Pensacola, Fla. (PNS)

If your ticket was issued no later than Aug. 27, and you were scheduled to travel between Aug. 27 and Aug. 30, you may make one change, with no additional cost to your ticket, and you can travel between Aug. 27 and Sept. 2.

To change travel dates, contact an American Reservations representative at 1-800-433-7300 within the U.S. For calls from Canada, Puerto Rico or the U.S. Virgin Islands, call 1-800-981-4757. If you are calling from outside the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico or the U.S. Virgin Islands, please visit our Worldwide Reservations Numbers at AA.com.

All customers are advised to check their flight status at http://www.aa.com prior to leaving for the airport. For more information, visit http://www.aa.com/travelalerts, or contact your travel agent.

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 3,500 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 9,000 daily flights to 150 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. AMR Corporation common stock trades under the symbol "AAMRQ" on the OTCQB marketplace, operated by OTC Markets Group.

Current AMR Corp. news releases can be accessed at http://www.aa.com 

SOURCE American Airlines

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