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Transcon Bonus: Earn up to 15k AAdvantage Miles between LAX – JFK

American’s new A321-T transcontinental service is set to launch January 7 and to promote the big event they’re offering bonus AAdvantage Miles for travel between JFK and Los Angeles: In celebration of our new Airbus A321 Transcontinental aircraft, flying early next year, we’re offering you the opportunity to earn up to 15,000 bonus miles for…

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Here’s a photo of American’s new A321-T

American’s new Airbus A321-Transcontinental service between JFK/LAX and JFK/SFO is scheduled to begin early next year, and within the next few weeks they’ll start taking delivery of the new planes. I’m already a big fan of American’s transcontinental service and this new plane has me very excited! Just like the 767-200 that it replaces, the…

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Make reservations Sunday: American’s new A321-Transcon schedules go live this weekend!

American’s new Airbus A321-Transcontinental service between JFK and LAX is scheduled to start January 7, 2014, but beginning this weekend you’ll be able to purchase ticket for the inaugural flights! A321-T flight will be available for booking this Sunday, August 11! According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, “9% of American’s passengers…

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American changes Lounge Access Policies for Transcontinental Premium Class Passengers

American announced an update of their Admirals Club and Flagship Lounge access policies for passengers traveling in First or Business Class on transcontinental flights. Here’s a look at the new rules: Traveling on a Non-Stop Transcontinental Flight? Beginning September 1, 2012, access to the Admirals Club and Flagship Lounge will change for customers traveling on…

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Q & A with American on their A321 Transcontinental Plans

The other day American announced that the Boeing 767-200s they use on their JFK to LAX and JFK to San Francisco routes will be replaced with smaller, 3 cabin Airbus A321s configured with fully lie-flat seats in First and Business class. They also revealed their plans to offer Main Cabin Extra seating, in-flight wifi, and…

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More AA fleet announcements: transcontinental upgrades, in-seat entertainment, and more wifi

American just announced their plans for how they’re going to equip and configure all the new planes that they’ll soon be receiving. Two big improvements will be in-seat entertainment and power at every seat (including coach) and fully lie-flat seats in the premium cabin on transcontinental flights. Transcontinental upgrades American plans to retire their 767…

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Gogo Vison Brings Entertainment On Demand to American Airlines 767-200 Fleet

Earlier this year American Airlines announced that they and Gogo Inflight Internet would test streaming video to passengers’ wireless devices on some of their 767-200 transcontinental flights.  I guess they must have been pleased with the results, because today they announced that this service, Gogo Vision, is available on all their 767-200 flights: American Airlines…

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