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Main Cabin Extra makes travel more comfortable by providing you with up to six inches additional legroom and Group 1 boarding. And, since Main Cabin Extra is close to the front of the plane, you can get on and off much quicker. We are continuing to outfit other aircraft types with Main Cabin Extra, targeting the completion of the majority of our planes throughout 2013.
You can purchase Main Cabin Extra seats through Manage My Booking once you have purchased your ticket on AA.com. You can also book these seats at airport self-service machines, through American Airlines reservations+ and with select travel agents^. The seats are available to buy right up until airport check-in closes and prices range between $8 and $118 per flight*.
We're pleased to provide complimentary advance access to Main Cabin Extra seats to our full-fare Main Cabin ticket holders, as well as members of:
To celebrate the launch, we are also offering complimentary access up to February 28, 2014 to the following members:
Preferred Seats will continue to be complimentary to our AAdvantage elite customers, oneworld® Emerald and Sapphire**, as well as customers who have purchased a full-fare Main Cabin ticket.
In addition to more spacious seating in the Main Cabin, we continue to focus on offering you a more comfortable travel experience with our ongoing fleet modernisation efforts – all designed to help you fly better. For more details visit AA.com/flybetter
* Prices correct at time of print. Exact prices available at time of purchase. Main Cabin Extra seats are subject to availability at time of booking.
** AAdvantage® Executive Platinum, AAdvantage Platinum and AAdvantage Gold members, active U.S. Military customers, as well as AAirpass® and oneworld elite customers and Alaska Airlines MVP®, MVP ® Gold and MVP® Gold 75K customers and up to 8 travelling companions on the same reservation.
+ Call charges and additional charges may apply. ^Not available in all countries.Frequently Asked Questions