Maximise your Avios, air miles and hotel points

American Airlines and AAdvantage

AAdvantage is the frequent flyer program of British Airways partner American Airlines.

Don’t forget that you can both earn and spend Avios on American Airlines through your British Airways, Iberia Plus or Aer Lingus AerClub account.

It works in the other direction too. This article looks at how you can upgrade your British Airways flights with AAdvantage miles.

Our guide on how you can earn American Airlines AAdvantage miles from UK credit cards is here.

Review: the American Airlines First Class lounge at London Heathrow Terminal 3

This is my review of the American Airlines First Class lounge at London Heathrow Terminal 3. This is part of our series of reviews of airport lounges across the UK. You see all of the reviews here. I .....

This is my review of the American Airlines First Class lounge at London Heathrow Terminal 3. This is part of .....

by Rob Burgess65 comments

Big changes to American Airlines’ international flight destinations

American Airlines has announced changes to its international network with new destinations in Europe coupled with a number of route cancellations. The newly added routes to the UK and Ireland are: .....

American Airlines has announced changes to its international network with new destinations in Europe coupled .....

by Rob Burgess126 comments

British Airways launches an August-only US Business Class sale from Dublin

British Airways has launched a range of attractive Club World business class fares out of Dublin, exclusively for travel in August.  Only the US seems to be included. Here are some examples: Dublin .....

British Airways has launched a range of attractive Club World business class fares out of Dublin, exclusively .....

by Rob Burgess28 comments

Do you know the expiry rules for your Avios and other airline miles?

There is nothing more frustrating than finding that your miles have expired when you finally come to use them or add to them. This is most likely to happen with secondary programmes where you once .....

There is nothing more frustrating than finding that your miles have expired when you finally come to use them .....

by Rob Burgess32 comments

MBNA is closing the UK American Airlines credit cards

MBNA wrote to holders of its American Airlines credit cards yesterday to tell them that they are closing on the 28th July. It is likely that holders will be transitioned to an own-brand MBNA card .....

MBNA wrote to holders of its American Airlines credit cards yesterday to tell them that they are closing on .....

by Rob Burgess

Get a 25% American Airlines transfer bonus from various hotel loyalty schemes

American Airlines is offering a 25% bonus when you transfer certain hotel points into AAdvantage. If you have an American Airlines AAdvantage account, or are looking for a home for a large pile of .....

American Airlines is offering a 25% bonus when you transfer certain hotel points into AAdvantage. If you have .....

by Rob Burgess

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