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    American Eagle Airlines Announces Nonstop Jet Service Between Dallas/Fort Worth and Augusta, Ga.

    FORT WORTH, Texas, March 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Eagle Airlines, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, will begin nonstop jet service between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Augusta Regional Airport (AGS) in Augusta, Ga., beginning June 10. Eagle will operate the service with 50-seat Embraer ERJ-145 jets.

    "American Eagle is delighted to introduce service from Dallas/Fort Worth to Augusta, home of the Augusta National Golf Club and legendary Masters Golf Tournament – as well as the U.S. Army Signal Center and Fort Gordon," said Gary Foss, Vice President – Planning and Marketing for the AA Regional Network.

    "We are thrilled that American Eagle has chosen to serve the Augusta Regional Airport by adding nonstop service to Dallas/Fort Worth," said Augusta Aviation Chairman Karlton Howard. "This will provide travelers from the Central Savannah River Area with convenient connections from Augusta to the American Airlines global network, through its largest hub."

    The schedule for flights between Dallas/Fort Worth and Augusta, Ga. (all times local) is:

                Dallas/Fort Worth to Augusta (DFW-AGS)            Flight           Departs          Arrives            Days         2986          12:45 p.m.         4:05 p.m.         Daily         2988           6:45 p.m.        10:05 p.m.         Daily    
                Augusta to Dallas/Fort Worth (AGS-DFW)            Flight           Departs          Arrives            Days         2985*          6:40 a.m.        8:15 a.m.          Daily         2987           4:30 p.m.        6:05 p.m.          Daily        *Flight begins June 11, 2010

    About American Eagle

    American Eagle operates over 1,500 daily flights to nearly 160 cities throughout the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Mexico and the Caribbean on behalf of American Airlines. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® airlines serve 250 cities in 40 countries with, on average, more than 3,400 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 900 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 more than 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 We know why you fly and AAdvantage are registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. (NYSE: AMR).

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    SOURCE American Eagle Airlines

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