About American Airlines

Connecting The World

We have established five hubs to provide customers with easy access to hundreds of domestic and international destinations. We continue to expand our extensive system of routes and networks via participation in the oneworld® Alliance and through joint business agreements with partner airlines.


  • Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
  • Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
  • Miami International Airport (MIA)

oneworld alliance

The oneworld® alliance includes 13 of the world's highest quality and most respected airlines and offers customers one of the most attractive alliance networks. The oneworld alliance provides access to nearly 900 destinations in over 155 countries. The addition of airberlin in 2012 and of new member Qatar Airways in 2013 will further bolster American's global reach.

Learn more on the oneworld website.


Joint business agreements

Joint business agreements between American and our airline partners allow us to operate as a single carrier in specific markets. By coordinating schedules and pricing, and aligning policies and procedures, customers benefit by having more travel choices, access to discounted fares and enhanced frequent flyer benefits. American has joint business agreements with:

  • British Airways
  • Iberia
  • Japan Airlines
  • Qantas Airways

Codeshare partners

American continues to add and expand codeshare agreements with select quality carriers. Codesharing provides passengers access to additional travel options on American to destinations beyond our current network. For more information on our codeshare partners, please visit our Codeshare Partners webpage.

Our fleet

As we evolve into a more modern airline, we continue to take significant steps to transform and enhance our fleet. Our goal is to have the youngest and most fuel-efficient fleet in the U.S. airline industry. Our fleet investment is the latest in a series of strategic investments that will enhance overall customer experience, as well as maintain and grow our market share.

For more information, please visit our Fleet Renewal webpage.

Our Fleet