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New seatmaps: Still some seats on American’s inaugural A321-Transcon flights

Friday I mentioned that American was planning to add their new A321-Transon JFK/LAX flights to the schedule. It happened, and the new flights and seatmaps started showing up at AA.com yesterday. Even though the 777-300ER is an amazing plane, it’s the A321-T that really gets me excited: I find myself traveling from coast to coast…

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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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New York to San Francisco: 1876, 1929, 1953, and 2012

My favorite domestic flights are those on American’s Boeing 767s between New York and San Francisco. One of the reasons I like them, is that I think that they offer a great opportunity to use some of your AAdvantage Miles and maximize your redemption value when you upgrade to first or business class from a…

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A look at the Japanese meal served in American’s International Flagship First Class

Umamimart is a Japanese food blog I follow in my Google Reader subscriptions. And the other day, one of the writers at the blog, Yamahomo, posted a review of the International Flagship Service Japanese meal he was served in first class on an American Airlines flight from Tokyo to JFK. He actually posted photos of…

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American opens new Flagship Check-In at LAX

Last week American opened their new Flagship Check-In service at LAX.  From the AA.com website: At American Airlines Flagship Check-in, you’ll get an exclusive, distinct experience that expedites your check-in process. Benefits include: • A separate curbside entrance room at the terminal offers drive-up and drop-off convenience • Access to customer service representatives who can…

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