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Fiji Airways to Join American Airlines’ AAdvantage Travel Rewards Program

American Airlines has today announced that Fiji Airways will join their award-winning AAdvantage® travel rewards program in the coming year, offering members benefits, as well as earning and redemption opportunities when traveling on either airline. 

Fiji Airways Airbus A350-900 - Courtesy Airbus

On Thursday (June 27, 2024), American Airlines announced that Fiji Airways, the national airline of Fiji, will join their award-winning AAdvantage® travel rewards program in the coming year.  Guests of both airlines will receive a host of benefits, as well as earning and redemption capabilities when flying either airline.  Under the collaboration, AAdvantage® members will enjoy a seamless experience when traveling on Fiji Airways, and will receive benefits such as priority check-in and boarding, complimentary baggage allowance, preferred seats and enhanced award redemption.  Fiji Airways serves 26 destinations in over 15 countries and territories, and will become a full oneworld member in 2025.

In Thursday’s announcement, American airlines’ Vice President of Partnerships, Anmol Bhargava, said,

“We are taking our partnership with Fiji Airways one step further by offering our mutual customers the opportunity to unlock more destinations and travel experiences through the AAdvantage® program. We look forward to welcoming Fiji Airways customers into the AAdvantage® program so they can experience all the ways we deliver on our commitment that travel is better as an AAdvantage® member.”

Also commenting on the new loyalty partnership, Fiji Airways’ Managing Director and CEO, Andre Viljoen, added,

“This loyalty partnership marks a significant milestone, bringing together two renowned carriers to offer new benefits to millions of travelers.  We are excited about the positive impact this collaboration will have on both our airlines and our guests who will benefit from the exclusive perks.

“With this partnership, Fiji Airways is set to gain access to a vast network of American travelers, potentially increasing visitor arrivals to the enchanting destination of Fiji.  The allure of Fiji’s pristine beaches, vibrant culture and warm hospitality is expected to attract a growing number of American tourists, contributing to the nation’s thriving tourism industry.”

Established in 1981 to reward frequent flyers, AAdvantage® is the world’s longest-running loyalty program.  Today, AAdvantage® is far more than just a frequent flyer program, but rather a ‘travel rewards program’, that gives members access to exceptional experiences, and offers more ways to earn and use miles, plus additional rewards and status benefits.

Founded in 1951, Fiji Airways Group includes Fiji Airways, Fiji Link, and Pacific Call Comm Ltd., as well as a 38.75 percent stake in the Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa on Denarau Island, Nadi.  From their hubs at Nadi and Suva Airports, the carrier serves 108 destinations in more than 15 countries and territories, including Fiji, Australia, New Zealand, the U.S., Canada, the UK, Hong Kong, Singapore, India, Japan, China, Samoa, Tonga, Tuvalu, Kiribati, Vanuatu and Solomon Islands.  Fiji Airways currently employs over 1,000 team members, and generates annual revenue of over FJD $1.0 billion.

American Airlines’ purpose is ‘To Care for People on Life’s Journey®’.  Shares in the American Airlines Group, Inc., trade on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol AAL and the company’s stock is included in the S&P 500. 


Source: American Airlines


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