AA, Air Tahiti expand flyer program

American Airlines has expanded its frequent flyer relationship with Air Tahiti Nui, one of the leading air carriers to French Polynesia.As of Aug. 1, 2006, the enhanced agreement between American and Air Tahiti Nui enables AAdvantage members to earn AAdvantage miles for each eligible fare ticket purchased and flown on Air Tahiti Nui.

The AAdvantage Program and Air Tahiti Nui have provided AAdvantage members the opportunity to redeem AAdvantage miles to the South Pacific since 2000. See ww.aa.com/airtahitinui for complete details.

Air Tahiti Nui operates daily nonstop service between Los Angeles and Tahiti and three weekly nonstops from New York to Tahiti. Additionally, Air Tahiti Nui offers nonstop service between Japan and Tahiti and one-stop service between France and Tahiti. Air Tahiti Nui also offers continuing service to Sydney, Australia, and Auckland, New Zealand.

“Air Tahiti Nui has been an outstanding travel partner offering AAdvantage members the ability to redeem miles to highly desirable destinations such as Tahiti, Australia and New Zealand,” said Kurt Stache, President - AAdvantage Marketing Programs. “We’re pleased to give AAdvantage members another opportunity to earn AAdvantage miles by further developing our partnership with Air Tahiti Nui.”