August 27, 2007

American Airlines Offers Curbside Check In for International Flights From Miami International Airport

MIAMI, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Airlines announced today that it's the only airline to offer offers the option of curbside check in for passengers traveling on international flights from Miami International Airport (MIA).

"International travel can be a stressful and tiring experience for many passengers," said George Hazy, American Airlines Vice President -- Miami Hub. "We want to be able to provide our customers with all the convenient options we can in order to make their experience as pleasant as possible. From Miami we have more international flights than anywhere else in our system, so this is a great new step in offering our passengers a convenient alternative."

In addition to being the only airline to offer curbside check in for international passengers, American also offers the ability for passengers to check in at airport kiosks as well as online.

American Airlines customers enjoy many additional amenities, including the ability to check up to two pieces of luggage of 50 pounds or less each at no additional cost, complimentary non-alcoholic beverages, and food on many flights. Customers on American and American Eagle also have the opportunity to earn and redeem AAdvantage(R) miles for flying and bonus AAdvantage miles when they conduct business and make transactions with more than 1,000 affiliated partners. For more information, log on to

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