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American Airlines Elite Status Offer Program

Terms and Conditions

Thank you for visiting the American Airlines® elite status offer program website, which is powered by Zeta Interactive, LLC. American Airlines ("American" or "we") describes below the Terms and Conditions that apply to the program. Under the program, eligible members of American's AAdvantage® program will be able to obtain elite status for the 2016 membership year based upon the expiration of their AAdvantage elite status membership level on February 28, 2017 and/or their 2016 elite qualifying activity, in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.

Your submission of information to obtain elite status through this offer constitutes your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions, as such Terms and Conditions may be changed by American from time to time without notice or liability to you.

Program

The ability to obtain elite status through this offer is a one-time option and is non-transferable. American may discontinue this program at any time without notice or liability to you. You must be a member in good standing of American's AAdvantage program ("Member") and hold AAdvantage elite status, valid through February 28, 2017, and/or meet the published requirement for elite qualifying activity for 2016 in order to qualify for this offer. Customers receiving temporary elite status as part of a special challenge offer must first meet the qualification requirements to retain that elite status level beyond the temporary period to be eligible to participate in this offer. As a Member, you acknowledge and accept that the attainment and use of AAdvantage elite status is subject to the rules, regulations, terms and conditions of the AAdvantage program, available at https://www.aa.com/aadvantage. AAdvantage program rules, regulations, terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.

You may choose the offer(s) for which you are qualified. You must pay the published amount for your selected offer, which is subject to change from time to time by American without notice to you.

All amounts paid by you under this program are exclusive of sales, use or privilege taxes, or tax-like charges, fees or similar liabilities. GST applies to residents of Canada. American reserves the right to refuse to carry out any elite status offer if you do not fully pay all amounts due and payable by you. All applicable fees are collected in US dollars and are non-refundable. You must pay the renewal fee, in addition to any applicable taxes and credit card processing fees, in full by July 31, 2017, unless otherwise stated. Elite status offers obtained through this program will not be authorized retroactively if payment is not completed before the Member's current status expires. The elite status effective date for Members purchasing an elite status level higher than their elite status level valid through February 28, 2017, will be within 5 business days of the purchase being completed. The elite status effective date for Members purchasing an elite status level that is the same or lower than the elite status level valid through February 28, 2017, will be March 1, 2017, or if the purchase is completed after that date, within 5 business days of the purchase being completed. New elite status credentials will be mailed to you within 4-6 weeks of the effective date of that status.

Elite status offers made through this program are valid for elite status in the AAdvantage program only.

Your submission of an elite status request authorizes American, Zeta Interactive, LLC or one of their agents, to charge the credit card that you provided for the fees associated with the transaction undertaken by you. All charges related to an elite status offer should appear on your monthly credit card statement. In the event of any financial discrepancy, payment calculations under the program shall be based upon data maintained by American or its agent.

You acknowledge and agree that in order to process an elite status offer certain personal information about you may be disclosed to Zeta Interactive, LLC and the credit card company as necessary to carry out the transaction.

American reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to approve or disapprove the participation of any Member in this elite status offer program including on this website.

Who's Eligible

All current AAdvantage members are eligible to participate in this offer based upon their AAdvantage elite status level valid through February 28, 2017 and/or 2016 elite qualifying activity.

Website

This website is managed by Zeta Interactive, LLC. All elite status offer requests are processed by Zeta Interactive, LLC. American reserves the right, at any time and in its sole discretion, to manage the website and/or process elite status offer requests or to use any other service provider to do so. Zeta Interactive, LLC is solely responsible for the use, operation, maintenance and functionality of the site.

The site may contain advertising for products and services offered by Zeta Interactive, LLC and/or participants in American's AAdvantage program or other third parties. American is not responsible for the accuracy of any such advertising or any products or services advertised.

Customer Service

All inquiries with respect to the site, the elite status offer program, or the AAdvantage program shall be directed to AAdvantage Customer Service.

Other Information

Benefits associated with AAdvantage elite status can be found at aa.com/elitebenefits. Basic Economy fares are not eligible for upgrades, complimentary/discounted Preferred or Main Cabin Extra seats, Same Day Standby or Same Day Confirmed Flight Change.

The sale, barter, gift or assignment by Members of AAdvantage miles, mileage awards or other benefits is expressly prohibited.

Any improper usage or misuse of AAdvantage miles shall be grounds for immediate confiscation and forfeiture of such miles, and may be grounds for the forfeiture of all miles in the Member's account and the Member's ejection from its elite status and/or the AAdvantage Program, in Americans' sole discretion.

Please review our other policy - Privacy and Legal Information. This policy also applies to your visit to this site. We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Terms and Conditions at any time. If any of the Terms and Conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or unenforceable, such term or condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.

American Airlines®, AAdvantage®, and aa.com are marks of American Airlines, Inc. American reserves the right to change the AAdvantage program at any time without notice and to end the AAdvantage program with six months notice. American is not responsible for products or services offered by companies that participate in American's AAdvantage program.