American Airways, JetBlue Expands Advantages for Loyalty Program Members
Members of American Airlines’ AAdvantage and JetBlue’s TrueBlue Mosaic loyalty applications will now obtain elite advantages, together with precedence check-in, baggage, safety and boarding when touring on both airline.
Beginning Wednesday, AAdvantage elite members will obtain as much as two free checked baggage when touring on JetBlue with check-in at kiosks, ticket counters or by way of the airline’s cellular app.
TrueBlue Mosaic members will obtain as much as two free checked baggage when touring on American with check-in on the ticket counter now or via all check-in channels within the coming weeks.
The loyalty advantages are a part of the Northeast Alliance (NEA), which gives extra decisions, further routes and an enhanced journey expertise for patrons throughout American’s and JetBlue’s home and worldwide networks.
“The NEA is shifting forward, implementing extra client advantages that reveal our appreciation for our most loyal clients,” American Chief Buyer Officer Alison Taylor stated.
“Further advantages resembling most popular seats will probably be delivered within the coming months as our partnership with JetBlue continues to make good on our promise to offer extra decisions to vacationers within the Northeast,” Taylor continued.
Beginning in November, AAdvantage members will have the ability to redeem miles to ebook flights on JetBlue on-line or by calling reservations. AAdvantage is the one loyalty program that permits incomes alternatives when flying throughout three U.S. carriers; American, JetBlue and Alaska Airways.
JetBlue additionally knowledgeable clients about receiving elite advantages whereas touring with American.
Final month, the NEA got here underneath hearth after the U.S. Department of Justice together with six states and the District of Columbia filed an antitrust lawsuit to dam the partnership, saying a deal between the 2 carriers would get rid of competitors and drive up the price of airfares.