VIP Privileges




AirPass provides travelers with benefits and services that elevate the travel experience:


  • AAdvantage® elite status

    Members receive immediate AAdvantage® elite status based on the annual commitment of the AirPass membership allowing them to enjoy expedited security lanes, upgrades, mileage bonuses, and more.

    Annual Commitment
    Elite Status Level
    $10,000
    AAdvantage Gold
    $20,000
    AAdvantage Platinum
    $25,000
    AAdvantage Platinum Pro
    $30,000
    AAdvantage Executive Platinum

    There may be additional benefits for higher commitment levels as well as multiple traveler options, which your American representative or AirPass Customer Service team will be happy to review with you.

  • Priority check-in and boarding

    AirPass member have access to dedicated check-in areas at the ticket counter, security screening lanes, and boarding

  • Admirals Club® Membership1

    AirPass members can now stay connected and productive while enjoying unparalleled service and comfort in any of the American Airlines Admirals Club locations.

  • Improved Seating Options

    AirPass members are eligible for complimentary Main Cabin Extra seating, as well as complimentary access to Preferred Seats when traveling on an AirPass ticket.

  • Complimentary In-Flight Amenities

    On board, members may receive

    •       Two complimentary drinks, served to the member and/or companion
    •       One complimentary headset, two if with a companion
    •       One complimentary Food-for-Sale item, two if with a companion

  • AirPass Companion Travel Privileges1

    Members are allowed to take one companion with them per flight in the same cabin. Companion's travel will be deducted from the member's account at the same contracted rates.


  • Baggage Fee Exemption and Priority Baggage Delivery

    Members traveling on an AirPass ticket are allowed 2 or more complimentary pieces of luggage based on their AAdvantage elite status and are also eligible for Priority Baggage Delivery.


1/ Eligibility is dictated by corporate contract terms with American Airlines. See your corporate travel manager for details or to verify if your company is eligible for this benefit.

AirPass is valid for travel on AA marketed flights ticketed by American Airlines, on 001 ticket stock. A portion of all travel booked on American Airlines may be American Eagle® service. As of April 15, 2014, American Eagle® service is operated by Envoy Air Inc., SkyWest Airlines, Inc., ExpressJet Airlines, Inc., or Republic Airline Inc.

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