American Airlines

American Airlines, Inc. is a leading American airline based in Fort Worth, Texas, within the metroplex of Dallas–Fort Worth. In terms of fleet capacity, scheduled passengers, and gross mile, it is the biggest airline in the world.

American Airlines runs a comprehensive national and regional network of approximately 6800 flights a day in more than 50 countries to nearly 350 destinations.

What is the American Airlines baggage policy?

American Airlines carry on policy

American Airlines allows its passengers to carry one personal Item and one carry-on item free of cost. The carry-on baggage should not exceed 45 inches or 115 cm in size, including the handles and wheels. The baggage should also be able to fit in the overhead bin or under your seat.

American Airlines checked baggage policy

American Airlines allows up to 2 standard bags and 10 bags maximum for US domestic transatlantic and transpacific flights and up to 5 bags for the Caribbean, Central America, Mexico, and South American flights. Checked baggage should not exceed 62 inches or 155 cm in dimensions and should not be more than 50 pounds or 23 kg for economic loss and 70 pounds or 32 kg for first or business class.

American Airlines overweight baggage policy

If your baggage exceeds the standard limit of 50 lbs. or 23 kg, you will have to pay extra charges. For bags weighing 70 lbs. or 32 kg, you will be charged $100 extra, and for bags exceeding 100 lbs. or 46 kg, you will be charged $200 extra.

American Airlines oversized baggage policy

If your bag exceeds 63 inches or 115cm and domestic American flights, you will have to pay an extra charge of $200. Bags exceeding 292 cm are not permitted.

What are all the seating options in American Airlines?

Flagship First : The flagship first fare is available only on few specific routes such as flights between the US and Asia, Europe, Australia, and South America, etc. The flagship first class provides the passengers with good quality amenities and personalized services such as priority check-in, access to the premium lounge, etc.

Flagship Business : Flagship business offers additional benefits and amenities to its customers such as fast security clearance, priority check-in, flatbed seats, etc.

First-class : This type of fair is available in several parts of the American States. Through the first-class fare, American airlines offer its passengers comfortable seats, complimentary Wi-Fi, luxurious dining options, etc.

Business-Class : The business class fare of American Airlines provides customers with the utmost satisfaction and abundant services such as fast check-in, larger seats, free Wi-Fi, premium lounge access, and more.

Premium Economy : Premium economy is a slightly better option compared to basic economy class with additional facilities such as larger seats, complimentary entertainment, footrest, etc.

Basic Economy : Basic economy is the cheapest fare available on American Airlines, and this low-cost fare offers its passengers facilities such as complimentary snacks, in-flight entertainment, ability to choose your own seat for an additional fee.

What are all the check-in options available on American Airlines?

Online check-in : Through online check-in, you can receive a printable electronic boarding pass on your mobile device or computer for your American Airlines flight from 24 hours to 45 minutes before the departure.

Mobile check-in : Through mobile check and you can receive a printable electronic boarding pass on your mobile device for your American Airlines from 24 hours to 45 minutes before the departure.

Self-check-in kiosk : Around 4 Hours to 45 minutes before your departure time, depending on your destination, you can also opt for self-check-in kiosks available at the airport to obtain a boarding pass.

Airport check-in counter : A round 4 hours to 45 minutes before your departure time, depending on your destination, you can check-in for your American Airlines flight at the American airline' ticket counter to receive a boarding pass.

How to book a American Airlines flight?

  • Visit the American Airlines official website.
  • Choose the booking tab on the homepage and go to the flight option.
  • Type in your departure city, your destination, travel date, etc.
  • Once entered, you will be prompted to enter passenger information such as name, passport information, etc.
  • Next, you will need to set up and complete the payment for your flight booking.
  • Once you've completed the payment, you will receive an email with a confirmation number and payment bill.