American Airlines Elite Status Offer Program

Terms and Conditions

Thank you for visiting the American Airlines® elite status offer website. American Airlines ("American" or "we") describes below the Terms and Conditions that apply to the program. Under the program, eligible members of American's AAdvantage® program will be able to obtain elite status for the 2014 membership year based upon the expiration of their AAdvantage elite status membership level on February 28, 2014, and/or their 2013 elite qualifying activity, in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.

Your submission of information to obtain elite status through this offer constitutes your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions, as such Terms and Conditions may be changed by American from time to time without notice or liability to you.

Program

The ability to obtain elite status through this offer is a one-time option and is non-transferable. American may discontinue this program at any time without notice or liability to you. You must be a member in good standing of American's AAdvantage program ("Member") and hold AAdvantage elite status, valid through February 28, 2014, and/or meet the published requirement for elite qualifying activity for 2013 in order to qualify for this offer. Customers receiving temporary elite status as part of a special challenge offer must first meet the qualification requirements to retain that elite status level beyond the temporary period to be eligible to participate in this offer. As a Member, you acknowledge and accept that the obtainment and use of AAdvantage elite status is subject to the rules, regulations, terms and conditions of the AAdvantage Program, available at www.aa.com/aadvantage. AAdvantage Program rules, regulations, terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.

You may choose the offer(s) for which you are qualified based upon the published criteria. You must pay the published amount for your selected offer, which is subject to change from time to time by American without notice to you.

All amounts paid by you under this program are exclusive of sales, use or privilege taxes, or tax-like charges, fees or similar liabilities. GST applies to residents of Canada. American reserves the right to refuse to carry out any elite status offer if you do not fully pay all amounts due and payable by you. All applicable fees are collected in US dollars and are non-refundable. You must complete your payment of the elite status offer fee, in addition to any applicable taxes and credit card processing fees, between January, 2014, and July 31, 2014. Elite status offers obtained through this program will not be authorized retroactively if the payment is not completed before the Member's current status expires. The elite status effective date for Members purchasing an elite status level higher than their elite status level valid through February 28, 2014, will be within 5 business days of the purchase being completed. The elite status effective date for Members purchasing an elite status level that is the same or lower than the elite status level valid through February 28, 2014, will be March 1, 2014, or if the purchase is completed after that date, within 5 business days of the purchase being completed. New elite status credentials will be mailed to you within 3-4 weeks of the effective date of that status.

All elite status offer requests are processed by eBay. Your submission of an elite status request authorizes American, eBay or one of their agents, to charge the credit card that you provided for the fees associated with the transaction undertaken by you. All charges related to an elite status offer should appear on your monthly credit card statement. In the event of any financial discrepancy, payment calculations under the program shall be based upon data maintained by American or its agent.

You acknowledge and agree that in order to process an elite status offer; certain personal information about you may be disclosed to eBay and the credit card company as necessary to carry out the transaction. American reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to approve or disapprove the participation of any Member in this elite status offer program.

Who's Eligible

All current AAdvantage members are eligible to participate in this offer based upon their AAdvantage elite status level valid through February 28, 2014, and/or 2013 elite qualifying activity.

Customer Service

All inquiries with respect to the site, the elite status offer program, or the AAdvantage Program shall be directed to AAdvantage Customer Service at 1-800-882-8880.

Other Information

The sale, barter, gift or assignment by Members of AAdvantage miles, mileage awards or other benefits is expressly prohibited.

Any improper usage or misuse of AAdvantage miles shall be grounds for immediate confiscation and forfeiture of such miles, and may be grounds for the forfeiture of all miles in the Member's account and the Member's ejection from its elite status and/or the AAdvantage Program, in Americans' sole discretion.

Please review our other policy — Privacy and Legal Information — found on this site. This policy also applies to your visit to this site. We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies and these Terms and Conditions at any time. If any of the Terms and Conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or unenforceable, such term or condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.

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