Qantas Frequent Flyer and American Airlines AAdvantange expand codeshare frequent flyer alliance

    Qantas and American Airlines announced (10-Oct-2019) the following amendments to Qantas Frequent Flyer and American Airlines AAdvantange programmes:

    • Up to 3.5 times more Qantas Points on American Airlines services between Australia and the US, with up to five times more Status Credits on American Airlines services between Australia and the US;
    • Qantas Points for “Classic Flight Rewards” on American Airlines services can be used in premium economy for the first time, in addition to economy, business and first class;
    • American Airlines AAdvantange members can now earn more miles systemwide and elite status more quickly on services between the US and Australia or New Zealand;
    • In addition to extended frequent flyer benefits, expanded codeshare and new routes to the USQantas‘ loyalty programme recently announced it would increase the number of reward seats made available to members. [more – original PR]