American Airlines has announced it is offering double, or even triple, AAdvantage® miles for customers who purchase qualifying Business Class or Economy Class fares for travel between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Paris' Charles De Gaulle Airport (CDG).
The offer applies to trips booked now through Aug. 25, 2008, for travel completed by Sept. 1, 2008. Double miles are earned for Full-Fare Economy Class tickets, while triple miles are earned for Business Class tickets. To participate in this offer, register prior to travel using promotion code CDG3X and obtain complete details at http://www.aa.com/offers. If you're not already an AAdvantage member, signing up is easy at http://www.aa.com/enroll.
"Any time is a great time to fly to Paris," said Chuck Imhof, Vice President - Sales for Greater New York. "Now is better than ever, since customers have the chance to earn double or triple AAdvantage miles that can be used for travel on American Airlines around the world."
American also flies direct from JFK to Brussels, Zurich and Rome, and recently inaugurated nonstop service to Barcelona and Milan from JFK.
American, a founding member of the global oneworld® Alliance, and American Eagle, combine to carry more than 16 million passengers each year to and from four New York-area airports (John F. Kennedy, LaGuardia, Newark, and White Plains/Westchester County) on more than 180,000 flights.
Terms and Conditions
This AAdvantage bonus mile offer is valid on American Airlines marketed and operated nonstop flights for travel between New York/JFK and Paris/Charles De Gaulle (CDG), June 19, 2008, through Sept. 1, 2008. Offer applies only to AAdvantage members who reside in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands or the Caribbean. To qualify for triple miles, members must purchase and fly on eligible published fare tickets booked in J, D or I. To qualify for double miles, members must purchase and fly on eligible published fare tickets booked in Y or B. Offer applies only to new reservations booked June. 19, 2008, through August 25, 2008. Bonus miles will be awarded based on the booking class purchased and do not count toward elite status qualification. Flights operated by our codeshare partners are not eligible for this promotion. Double miles will be calculated at 100 percent of the base miles flown; triple miles will be calculated at 200 percent of the base miles flown. Registration prior to travel is required. If you're not already an AAdvantage member, sign-up at http://www.aa.com/enroll.
The AAdvantage Program was the first and is the world's largest frequent flyer program. Established in 1981, the program now claims more than 63 million members. Members can earn miles at more than 1,000 participating companies, which include more than 35 hotel chains representing more than 75 brands, more than 20 airlines, eight car-rental companies, 18 financial companies and over 250 brand name retailers. In addition, members can earn miles when making purchases with one of more than 97 affinity card products in over 41 countries. In 2007, members redeemed more than 150 billion miles to claim in excess of 4.5 million awards for flights, upgrades and car rentals. For more information and a listing of AAdvantage program participating companies, visit http://www.aa.com/aadvantage.
About American Airlines
American Airlines is the world's largest airline. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® airlines serve 250 cities in over 40 countries with more than 4,000 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 1,000 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 nearly 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.
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