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7/29/2011 South Texas - Storm Don - Travel Notice Exception Advisory
7/18/2011 Pets Checked On AA*/JL Flights
7/18/2011 Changing Or Rebooking Other Airline Segments
7/27/2011 Buenos Aires And Montevideo/Chilean Volcano - Travel Notice Exception Advisory
7/22/2011 Information Regarding U.S. Ticket Tax
7/22/2011 Japan Suspension of Service - Schedule Change

South Texas - Storm Don - Travel Notice Exception Advisory
Updated 1315CT/28JUL
Revised 0925CT/29JUL
Revised 1035CT/29JUL

Due to the projected path of Don, American Airlines offers customers the convenience to change their plans. Customers ticketed to travel on American Airlines flights to/from/through the airport listed may change flights as shown.

Please refer to South Texas - Storm Don - Travel Exception Advisory

Pets Checked On AA*/JL Flights
Updated 1545CT/18JUL

Please see SSR requirements that JL has advised are necessary when requesting AVIH (Checked Pet) on any AA*/JL flights. JL has had several incidents reported recently regarding travel agency bookings where the SSR AVIH requests have minimal information. Please refer to Pets Checked On AA*/JL flights

Changing Or Rebooking Other Airline Segments
Updated 1331CT/18JUL

Sometimes the transfer of data can get jumbled or lost when canceling and rebooking other airline partner segments or AA Codeshare segments in the same transaction. To ensure a clean transmission and avoid the possibility of losing the new space, it is best to make changes to other airline partner segments or AA Codeshare segments in separate steps. For more details please refer to Changing Or Rebooking Other Airline Or AA Codeshare Segments

Buenos Aires And Montevideo/Chilean Volcano - Travel Notice Exception Advisory
Updated 1530CT/01JUL
Revised 1350CT/08JUL
Revised 1725CT/11JUL
Revised 1030CT/27JUL

Due to the continued eruption of the Chilean volcano and the subsequent ash, American Airlines will offer customers the convenience to change their travel plans.

Please refer to Argentina and Uruguay Alert

Chilean Volcano Update 3
Update 1050CT/14JUN

Should you receive a call from a customer enquiring about Argentina please be guided by the following. AA is planning on operating flights to/from EZE today including those that diverted to SCL on June 12. Due to the fluidness of this situation, American Airlines will be viewing their flight information carefully. Please ensure your bookings have valid phone contacts.

Information Regarding U.S. Ticket Tax
Updated 22JUL11

The U.S. excise tax on airline tickets for domestic and certain international air transportation expires at midnight, July 22, 2011. Please refer to Information On U.S. Ticket Tax

Japan Suspension of Service - Schedule Change
May 7, 2011- updated
Revised July 22, 2011 – extended suspension dates

Due to a continued decrease in demand for air travel, American will suspend its JFK service to HND for the following dates:

  • AA135 JFKHND will be suspended September 4, 2011 – May 31, 2012
  • AA134 HNDJFK will be suspended September 6, 2011 – June 2, 2012

Schedule change processing will rebook customers to alternate NRT flights. A protection option has been implemented refer to Japan Suspension of Service - Schedule Change



 


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