Incredible Business Class Award Space to Europe on American

American Airlines is known for being exceptionally stingy when it comes to releasing award seats for business and first-class seats on its own aircraft, so we tend to get very excited when a large number of “free” seats become available — such as today! AA is currently offering award (and upgrade) space to many European destinations, including…

American’s Increasing Admirals Club Fees on July 25

As we learned in February, American Airlines is spending many millions of dollars to renovate its lounges around the world. Following United’s example, that would mean Admirals Club fees are about to climb — and they are. Interestingly, however, AA isn’t matching the United Club’s pricing, which is what we might have expected. Instead, annual membership…

Comparing Premium Transcontinental Service Across Carriers

All the major US-based airlines offer premium-cabin products for flights across the country, but not all of them are created equal. To help you find the best seat on your next coast-to-coast itinerary, TPG Senior Points & Miles Contributor Jason Steele sizes up the various options. Did you know that the flight from Boston to…

Earn 50 AAdvantage Miles Per Dollar When You Buy Magazines!

If you’re looking for some magazine subscriptions (or even if you aren’t), this is a pretty fantastic deal. You can currently earn 50 AAdvantage miles for every dollar you spend on magazine purchases. To get started, visit this page, log in to your AA account and click the link to head over to Magazines.com. You’ll…

10 Ways to Get Through Airport Security Faster

Getting through airport security can be one of the most frustrating aspects of traveling — especially with the TSA having the number of issues that we’ve been seeing in the news lately. Passengers have reported outlandish security checkpoint wait times, airlines (specifically American and United) have had to call in millions of dollars’ worth of reinforcements to help…

Earn Up To 30,000 Bonus Miles with American Airlines’ New Flight to New Zealand

This promo is certainly not as lucrative and wide-reaching as AA’s 50,000-mile bonus offer for flights to Europe, but if you’re planning to fly the airline’s new nonstop to New Zealand, it’s time to listen up. American Airlines is currently offering up to 30,000 miles on round-trip flights from the US to Auckland — register here…

Deal Alert: NYC to Mexico from $253 Round-Trip on American

Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend that you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency, such as Orbitz, which allows you to cancel flights without penalty by 11pm Eastern Time within one day of booking. Remember: Fares may disappear quickly, so book right away and take advantage…

TSA PreCheck Expands to Four New Airlines

As you’ve probably heard by now, TSA security checkpoint wait times have been incredibly long in recent weeks — sometimes resulting in waits of two hours or more. It’s even gotten so bad that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has threatened to get rid of the TSA in New York-area airports, replacing…

The Top 7 Perks of American Airlines Concierge Key

All three major US airlines offer an invite-only program, available exclusively to their highest-revenue customers. Today, TPG Points & Miles Editor Sarah Silbert takes a look at American’s Concierge Key. Holding elite status with an airline offers plenty of benefits, from complimentary upgrades to enhanced customer service. Qualifying for top-tier status with American, Delta and United is relatively…