First Class


New! Learn about the new American Airlines Flagship(SM) Experience for Business and First Class service to Europe, Asia and Latin America.

At American Airlines we're making getting there almost as good as being there, especially when you fly First Class. We've created two levels of luxury available among our international and domestic First Class flights. Depending on your destination and aircraft, you will enjoy either our Flagship Suite First Class or Domestic First Class.

Flagship Suite First Class
Available on our Boeing 777 aircraft, the Flagship Suite offers the ultimate First Class comforts on your overseas flight, including privacy dividers and the industry's first swivel seating, making face-to-face business meetings easier than ever before. And when it's time to call it a day, you'll find our six foot, six inch-fully flat seat a welcome relief. Each seat also features two dropdown armrests for increased sleeping space.

Additional features available on Flagship Suite* flights include...
International First Class

  • In-seat personal video system with personal viewing monitors and a variety of programming
  • Personal reading lights
  • Generous underseat storage space
  • An AA exclusive - Bose® QuietComfort® 15 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® headphones
Flagship Suite


Admirals Club When traveling in the First Class Cabin on an International flight to or from Europe, Asia, Central and South America and Mexico City, be sure to view our lounge access policies for International Premium Class Passengers. Our lounges provide comfort and elegance at major airports throughout the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia, Central and South America.


Domestic First Class
On our Domestic Flights we offer a variety of conveniences to improve your experience and provide a quiet, comfortable flight. Each First Class seat features... Bose Headset
  • Premium Cabin Duvet offered on Boeing 767 and 777 aircraft
  • An AA exclusive - Bose® QuietComfort® 15 Acoustic Noise Canceling® headphones**
  • Additional legroom
  • Individual powerports
  • Six-way adjustable leather headrest
  • Comfortable leather and cloth upholstery
**Available on most 767 Transcontinental Domestic Flights.

Admirals Club When traveling as a full-fare First Class passengers (F or Z inventory) on a domestic U.S. nonstop American Airlines transcontinental flight, be sure to view our lounge access policies for transcontinental passengers. Our lounges provide comfort and elegance at major airports throughout the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia, Central and South America.

*All features may not be available on all aircraft.

Note: Powerports on some of the 767 aircraft have been proactively disconnected while American reviews an issue recently discovered during a routine maintenance check. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause and are working to resolve the issue as quickly as possible.
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