Supplier diversity

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Take your business to new heights

American Airlines is committed to working with a diverse group of suppliers to provide you with best-in-class products and services. Through our Supplier Diversity Program, we build relationships with small businesses as well as minority, women, LGBTQ, disability, veteran and service-disabled veteran-owned companies that perform to the industry’s highest standards.

A message from our CEO

“American is committed to creating a more inclusive and diverse supplier base that represents team members and customers from all backgrounds. Diversity is woven into the fabric of who we are as a company and is critical to our success. We encourage new and established businesses to engage with our Supplier Diversity Program, and we look forward to the opportunity to partner with them."

– Robert Isom, Chief Executive Officer

Supplier diversity process

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How to register

If you're interested in doing business with American and meet the qualifications of either program, you must register your business in our Supplier Diversity Database. This database helps our procurement teams identify and engage with small and diverse-owned businesses*.

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Your company will receive a confirmation email after registration is complete.

Have questions?

For more information, reach out to the Supplier Diversity team.


*Inclusion in our database does not guarantee your company will be awarded a contract from American.

Featured supplier

Silver Spoon Desserts

Tamara Turner founded Silver Spoon Desserts in her Aurora, Illinois, home. She poured all her focus and energy into pursuing her passion and along the way created opportunities for her children and her community. Years later, an opportunity to expand her business when American came knocking, and Turner’s growth took flight into her very own 16,000-square-foot Chicago facility and a platform to reach dessert lovers around the world. The bundt cakes are available in domestic premium cabins on flights between 900 and 1,499 miles.

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