Million Miler Program

The AAdvantage® Million MilerSM program recognizes and rewards AAdvantage members when Million Miler thresholds are achieved. Base miles earned by flying on American Airlines, American Eagle® or any eligible AAdvantage program participating airline will count toward Million Miler status.

AAdvantage members will enjoy the following benefits when Million Miler status is reached:

  • At one million (1,000,000) Million Miler miles, AAdvantage members will receive lifetime AAdvantage Gold® status and 35,000 AAdvantage bonus miles**
  • At two million (2,000,000) Million Miler miles, AAdvantage members will receive lifetime AAdvantage Platinum® status and four (4) one-way systemwide upgrades
  • At each additional Million Miler mark, AAdvantage members will receive four (4) additional one-way systemwide upgrades

For all members, your beginning Million Miler balance will include every AAdvantage mile you ever earned in the program. This Program to Date balance is currently reflected in your AAdvantage account on aa.com. Million Miler activity will be displayed in your AAdvantage account on aa.com separately from award miles so progress toward reaching this special designation can be easily tracked.

It's a special honor to be recognized with Million Miler status - and it is our distinct pleasure to reward such loyalty.

Learn more about the benefits of AAdvantage Gold and AAdvantage Platinum status.

*AAdvantage miles are earned on purchases, except returned goods and services, cash advances, convenience checks, transferred balances, credits, fees and interest charges. Bonus miles and additional miles earned through special promotional offers will not count toward AAdvantage Million Miler status.

**AAdvantage bonus miles can be redeemed for flights, car rentals, hotel stays and other awards at aa.com/Redeem. Elite status members can exchange 35,000 AAdvantage bonus miles for eight (8) 500-miles upgrades on aa.com.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. I already have lifetime status; will it continue to be honored?
A. Yes! If you are a lifetime AAdvantage Platinum or Gold member, you will continue to enjoy that status for the lifetime of the AAdvantage Platinum or Gold program.

Q. What does lifetime AAdvantage Platinum and lifetime AAdvantage Gold status mean for me?
A. Lifetime status means that for the life of the AAdvantage Platinum and Gold programs, you will continue to enjoy the rewards and recognition of that elite level regardless of your annual elite-qualifying activity. Lifetime AAdvantage Gold status is granted at one million (1,000,000) Million Miler miles. Lifetime AAdvantage Platinum status is granted at two million (2,000,000) Million Miler miles.

Q. What are the benefits of AAdvantage Platinum and AAdvantage Gold status?
A. As an AAdvantage Platinum or an AAdvantage Gold member, you will enjoy special perks and benefits that make your travel experience more enjoyable. View the elite benefits chart.

Q. Which miles will count for the AAdvantage Million Miler program?
A. Base miles earned by flying on American Airlines, American Eagle or any AAdvantage program participating airline will count toward AAdvantage Million Miler status.

Q. Why did American decided to establish the AAdvantage Million Miler program?
A. We constantly evaluate our program offerings to ensure that they provide the best value to our customers and protect the value of the elite status program. Our goal was to create a program that was at least as good as our competitors' and we believe we've done that by allowing accrual on AAdvantage participating airlines as well as providing a non-flight way to earn AAdvantage Million Miler status. The AAdvantage Million Miler program is intended primarily to reward members who earn their miles by flying.

Q. I already have a lot of miles; can I be rewarded with 500-mile upgrades instead?
A. AAdvantage elite status members can easily exchange 35,000 bonus miles for eight 500-mile upgrades on aa.com.

Q How can I track my progress toward reaching AAdvantage Million Miler status?
A. AAdvantage Million Miler activity will be displayed in members' AAdvantage accounts on aa.com separately from award miles so progress toward reaching this special designation can be easily tracked.

AAdvantage Million Miler Program Terms and Conditions

Base miles earned by flying on American Airlines, American Eagle or any eligible AAdvantage program participating airline will count toward AAdvantage Million Miler status. AAdvantage miles are earned on purchases, except returned goods and services, cash advances, convenience checks, transferred balances, credits, fees and interest charges. AAdvantage bonus miles and additional miles earned through special promotional offers will not count toward Million Miler status. Upon earning one million (1,000,000) Million Miler miles, AAdvantage members will be vested with AAdvantage Gold status for the lifetime of the AAdvantage Gold program and 35,000 AAdvantage bonus miles. AAdvantage Bonus miles do not count toward elite status. Upon earning two million (2,000,000) Million Miler miles, AAdvantage members will be vested with AAdvantage Platinum status for the lifetime of the AAdvantage Platinum program and four one-way systemwide upgrades. At each additional AAdvantage Million Miler mark, AAdvantage members will receive four additional one-way systemwide upgrades. Elite status and bonus miles are non-transferable. AAdvantage miles referred to are not actual miles, but represent credits in the AAdvantage program. There is no cash value equivalent. American Airlines reserves the right to change the AAdvantage Million Miler program at any time without notice.

AAdvantage Program Terms and Conditions

American Airlines reserves the right to change the AAdvantage program and its terms and conditions at any time without notice, and to end the AAdvantage program with six months' notice. Any such changes may affect your ability to use the awards or mileage credits that you have accumulated. Unless specified, AAdvantage miles earned through this promotion/offer do not count toward elite status qualification. American Airlines is not responsible for products or services offered by other participating companies. For complete details about the AAdvantage program, visit www.aa.com/AAdvantage

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