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American Eagle Launches Nonstop Service From Dallas/Fort Worth to Joplin, Mo.

AAdvantage Members Can Earn Double Miles Through April 30

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Eagle Airlines today launched new nonstop service from Joplin Regional Airport in Joplin, Mo., to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

"These two daily flights allow business travelers from Joplin to make an easy day trip to Dallas/Fort Worth," said Gary Foss, Vice-President of Marketing and Planning for American's regional network.  "They also link customers from throughout Southwest Missouri with our largest hub and international gateway, with convenient connections throughout American's global network."

"Those that understand the importance of quality air service are very excited about our partnering with American Airlines," said City of Joplin Mayor Mike Woolston. "Not only is a quality carrier like American essential to our economic development efforts, it allows area residents to connect to destinations virtually anywhere in the world. An added advantage is that flying from Joplin now offers convenience and affordability for those travelers who may have been utilizing other surrounding airports. Plus, the parking is not only close to the terminal, but it's free, which makes flying Joplin a great opportunity for our community."

The schedule for flights between Dallas/Fort Worth and Joplin (all times local) is:

Dallas/Fort Worth to Joplin (DFW-JLN)

         Flight

Departs

Arrives

Days

4741

1:30 p.m.

2:55 p.m.

Daily

4703

7:25 p.m.

8:55 p.m.

Daily




Joplin to Dallas/Fort Worth (JLN-DFW)

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Days

4784*

7:00 a.m.

8:45 a.m.

Daily

4750

3:30 p.m.

5:15 p.m.

Daily


*Flight begins February 11, 2011


Eagle will fly the route with 64-seat Super-ATR aircraft.



AAdvantage® Double Mile Offer

Customers can earn double miles for travel between Joplin and Dallas/Fort Worth beginning today through April 30, 2011. To participate in this promotion, customers need to register prior to travel using promotion code JLN2X. Customers can register and obtain complete offer terms and conditions at www.aa.com/offers. If you are not yet an AAdvantage member, it's easy and free to enroll – just visit www.aa.com/enroll.

About American Eagle

American Eagle operates more than 1,500 daily flights to over 170 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 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 750 destinations in nearly 150 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).

About the AAdvantage® Program

The AAdvantage program was the first frequent flyer program. Established in 1981, the program now has more than 62 million members. Members can earn miles at more than 1,000 participating companies, which include more than 30 hotel chains representing more than 60 brands, more than 20 airlines, eight car-rental companies, 10 financial companies, and over 350 brand name retailers. In addition, members can earn miles when making purchases with one of more than 100 affinity card products in over 40 countries. In 2009, AAdvantage members redeemed more than 150 billion miles to claim more than 6.9 million awards for flights, upgrades and car rentals. For more information and a listing of AAdvantage program participating companies, visit www.aa.com/aadvantage.

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SOURCE American Eagle Airlines

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