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American Airlines Reduced Mileage Awards

Written by Charlie

One of the great things about frequent flyer programs is the reduced mileage awards that they offer from time to time. American Airlines has great reduced mileage awards that they offer from the US to Europe from October – May that many people take advantage of. In addition to those awards, they also offer reduced mileage awards within the US on occasion. They sent out an e-mail today with the details of the current cities for which the lower mileage awards are applicable.

Reduced Mileage Awards

American Airlines Reduced Mileage Awards

For American Airlines credit card holders – Citi Executive /AAdvantage World Elite Mastercard, Citi Platinum Select / AAdvantage Cards,Citi Select AAdvantage American Express and Citi Platinum Select / AAdvantage American Express, Citi Business / AAdvantage Cards – you will receive 7,500 mile discounts on awards from select cities that can be found below. For holders of other AA cards – Citi / AAdvantage American Express Card and Citi Gold / AAdvantage Card – the discount amount is 5,000 miles.

To find out more information about these awards, check this link. Here are the links for the destination cities for which the discount is applicable:

April – June 2013

These discounts can be used on premium cabin awards (42,500 miles) or economy cabin awards (17,500 miles). To redeem these awards, you need to call American Airlines AAdvantage – 800-882-8880. There are many cities currently covered this quarter and great deals can be found! Check to see if any of them are applicable for your upcoming trips or races!


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About the author


Charlie has been an avid traveler and runner for many years. He has run in marathons around the world for less than it would cost to travel to the next town - all as a result of collecting and using miles and points. Over the years, he has flown hundreds of thousands of miles and collected millions of miles and points.
Now he uses this experience and knowledge to help others through Running with Miles.