Mobile and app

Boarding pass and flight information on the app

The American Airlines app

Connect anytime, anywhere

Download our free app and manage your travel on the go. From booking and seat assignments to accessing your boarding pass and airport maps, we're with you every step of the way.

Chat with us

AAdvantage® members can now connect directly with a team member in our new live chat feature. When we're unavailable, you can also get 24 / 7 virtual help in the tool.

To start using chat:

  1. Become an AAdvantage® member
  2. Download and log in to the latest version of the app
  3. Tap the chat bubble icon on the app home screen

Join AAdvantage®

App features

Watch free entertainment

Stream our library of free inflight entertainment to your device with the app

Same-day changes

Plans change – choose a different flight on the same day (fees may apply)

Instant rebooking

If your flight gets delayed or canceled you can move to another one without waiting in line

Mobile boarding pass

Save time and paper – get mobile boarding passes for up to 9 people in the same reservation

Redeem miles for award travel

Book your flight and redeem miles for award travel on American and various partner airlines

Food on the go

Preorder food from airport restaurants and pick it up before you board

Track your bags

Check the status of your bags inflight; make delivery plans if delayed

Scan your passport

When you’re flying internationally, scan your passport’s barcode when checking in for your flight instead of manually entering your information

Available on the Apple Watch

Apple Watch

The right travel information, when you need it – with just a glance at your wrist.

  • View upcoming trips
  • Check driving time to the airport
  • See where you are and when you'll land
  • Get connecting gates and baggage claim info


You can check your flight status, view or change reservations, access your AAdvantage® account and more from your phone or tablet.

Mobile boarding pass

How to get your mobile boarding pass:

  1. Go to or your mobile app and choose ‘Email with Mobile Option’
  2. Follow the link in your email
  3. Save your boarding pass to your device for easier access through security

See if your airport accepts mobile passes.

Airport information

Flight notifications

BeNotified – alerts for all your flights:

Sign up or change your preferences from the ‘BeNotified’ link in your AAdvantage® profile to get alerts for every flight by text or email.

Choose alerts for:

  • Day-of-travel delays and cancellations
  • Departure reminders
  • Gate changes

Sign up for BeNotified

Flight notifications for specific flights

You can also choose to set a single alert for a specific flight.

Flight schedules and notifications

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