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American Eagle Airlines Launches Nonstop Jet Service Between Jacksonville, Fla., and Chicago O'Hare

Double AAdvantage Bonus Miles Offers Available On New Route

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Eagle Airlines, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, today launched nonstop jet service between Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) and Chicago's O'Hare International Airport (ORD).  Eagle will operate the service with 50-seat Embraer ERJ-145 jets.

"American Eagle is very proud to reintroduce service from Jacksonville to Chicago," said Cathy McCann, Vice President – People for American Eagle. "Customers will once again enjoy even more convenient connections on American Eagle to destinations throughout the American Airlines global network."

"We are extremely happy that American has brought their Chicago service back to Jacksonville," said Barbara Halverstadt, Manager – Development and Marketing for the Jacksonville Aviation Authority. "With these additional flights in the market, we hope to welcome even more business travelers and visitors from the Chicago area to experience our wonderful Northeast Florida hospitality."

The schedule for flights between Jacksonville and Chicago (all times local) is as follows:

Jacksonville to Chicago O'Hare (JAX-ORD)

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Days

4015*

7:10 a.m.

8:50 a.m.

Daily

4011

12:05 p.m.

1:45 p.m.

Daily

4028

5:10 p.m.

6:50 p.m.

Daily




Chicago O'Hare to Jacksonville (ORD-JAX)

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Days

4108

8:20 a.m.

11:40 a.m.

Daily

4022

1:20 p.m.

4:40 p.m.

Daily

4029

7:20 p.m.

10:40 p.m.

Daily

*Flight begins April 7, 2010



Double AAdvantage Bonus Offer

Customers can earn double miles flying between Chicago and Jacksonville beginning today and in the coming months. Customers must register prior to travel at www.aa.com/offers using the Bonus Code CHIAA.

American Eagle also serves Jacksonville with five daily flights from Miami International Airport (MIA).  American Airlines offers four daily flights to Jacksonville from its hub at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW).

Terms and Conditions

Complete offer terms and conditions for the bonus offers listed above can be found at www.aa.com/offers.

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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