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Loyalty just got better.

AAdvantage member benefits with US Airways

Loyalty just got better

The merger with US Airways brings even more opportunities for our members to make the most of their travel. And that’s in addition to existing AAdvantage® member benefits.

Earn AAdvantage miles on US Airways 


Now, you can earn AAdvantage miles on US Airways flights. Plus, earn AAdvantage elite-qualifying miles, points and segments on eligible US Airways flights. Simply book your flight and be sure to include your AAdvantage number in your reservation. Just like when you travel on American, all purchased, published fare tickets on US Airways earn 100% base miles.

Redeem AAdvantage miles for flights on US Airways


AAdvantage members can now redeem AAdvantage miles for flights on US Airways. Redeem your AAdvantage miles on aa.com for US Airways flights or call AAdvantage Reservations to book your flight. Please note that miles cannot be combined between the AAdvantage programme and the Dividend Miles programme to redeem flight awards.

Enjoy select elite status benefits on US Airways

AAdvantage elite status members will receive select benefits to enrich their travel journey when flying on US Airways, including:

  • Elite status bonus miles for eligible flight activity (100% bonus for Executive Platinum and Platinum members; 25% bonus for Gold members)
  • Minimum mileage guarantee for flights less than 500 miles in length
  • First/Business Class check-in
  • Priority through security checkpoints
  • Priority boarding
  • Complimentary checked baggage allowance – three for Executive Platinum and Platinum members, two for Platinum* and one for Gold members.
  • Complimentary checked baggage allowance – three for Executive Platinum and Platinum members; one for Gold members
  • Complimentary access to Preferred Seats
  • Complimentary MoveUp (similar to same day confirmed flight change on American)
  • Priority Baggage Delivery for Executive Platinum and Platinum members

We know the ability to upgrade on US Airways is important to our elite status members, and we appreciate your patience as we work to align these systems.

*For tickets issued on or after April 23, 2014, for travel on or after that date, Platinum members traveling on US Airways operated flights are eligible for two free checked bags; for tickets issued prior to April 23, 2014, Platinum members are eligible for three free checked bags.

How do I find out more about current and upcoming benefits?

We encourage you to enjoy all the benefits you can now access for travel on US Airways. Please visit our merger update page* for further information and to stay up to speed on all the new programme perks available to AAdvantage members. Check back often for updates.

For questions regarding flying on American as a Dividend Miles member, or as a Preferred member, please visit the US Airways site for full details.

* You will be re-directed to our U.S.A AA.com website in English.