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Fri, 25 March 2022

American Airlines and JetBlue Offer FFP Members New Perks

(25 Mar 2022, 11:46 +07)  American Airlines and JetBlue are offering their most loyal customers with new perks when traveling on either airline.

When checking-in for an American or JetBlue flight, AAdvantage status members and TrueBlue Mosaic members can now choose complimentary Main Cabin Extra or Even More Space seats when available.

Americans Main Cabin Extra and JetBlues Even More Space amenities include extra legroom, early boarding and dedicated overhead bin space.

American and JetBlue are committed to delivering a seamless travel experience to customers through our Northeast Alliance, said Alison Taylor, Americans Chief Customer Officer. Part of that dedication includes making travel even more enjoyable for our loyal members, who inspired this opportunity. We look forward to their feedback about this chance to elevate their travel across American and JetBlue.

American Airlines Boeing 777 reg: N779AN. Picture by Steven Howard of TravelNewsAsia.com Click to enlarge.
American Airlines Boeing 777 reg: N779AN. Picture by Steven Howard of TravelNewsAsia.com

AAdvantage Executive Platinum and Platinum Pro members and TrueBlue Mosaic members are also eligible for same-day confirmed flight changes when traveling on either carrier.

These new customer benefits are in addition to the priority check-in, priority baggage, priority security and priority boarding benefits that were implemented last fall.

AAdvantage status members receive up to two complimentary checked bags when traveling on JetBlue and TrueBlue Mosaic members can also now check two complimentary checked bags at American Airlines kiosks when arriving at the airport.

Also starting in April, Admirals Club members traveling on JetBlue will be able to access Admirals Club lounges, including the newly opened lounge space at LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

Americans Admirals Club lounges are membership-based lounges that feature complimentary amenities like food and drinks, Wi-Fi, business centers, and kids rooms.

We know our most loyal customers love the added perks and flexibility that come with being a TrueBlue Mosaic member, which is why, together with American, were extending more great benefits to our travelers when they are flying on American-operated flights, said Don Uselmann, Vice President Loyalty & Personalization, JetBlue. At the same time, we continue to add value to our Northeast Alliance by also extending additional perks and flexibility to Americans status members when they fly JetBlue. Its another win as we continue to add value to our loyalty programs.

In summer 2022, the Northeast Alliance (NEA) will offer nearly 500 daily departures from New Yorks three major airports and 200 daily departures from Boston.

As part of the growth related to the NEA, American plans to launch new nonstop service between John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Hamad International Airport (DOH) in Doha, Qatar, in June, becoming the only U.S.-based carrier to serve the Middle East destination.

Separately, JetBlue will launch its first-ever Canadian route with new nonstop service between JFK and Vancouver, Canada (YVR), in June.

See also: Exclusive Travel Industry Interview with Kurt Ekert, President of Sabre.

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