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American Airlines

American Airlines aircraft at London Heathrow Airport

American Airlines began in 1934 when the American Airways Company was renamed American Air Lines. It was the first US airline to fly a passenger route that made a profit without carrying mail, and the first airline to own an airline lounge at an airport.

Contact information

Telephone numbers

Reservation: 0844 369 9899* Customer service: 0844 369 9899* Special assistance: 0844 369 9899*

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** International number


Facilities at Heathrow

Which terminal?

This airline operates from Terminal 3

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Airline lounges are invitation-only – please check entry rules with your airline. The following information is provided as a service to passengers and may be subject to change.

Terminal 3

Flagship Lounge and Admirals Club (American Airlines)

Departures, after security

Follow signs to Lounge H

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Terminal 3

Arrivals Lounge (American Airlines)

Arrivals, public area

Turn right at arrivals exit and take lift to first floor

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Flight information

Flight numbers begin with IATA code AA.

Alliance membership

This airline is a member of the Oneworld allianceOneworld alliance.

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Destinations served from Heathrow

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