Premium Economy from American Airlines

Premium Economy is an elevated travel experience available on flights to Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand and South America.

Travelers can now enjoy more options in Premium Economy:

  • Wider, adjustable leather seats with extendable foot, leg and head rests, extra legroom and more recline
  • An enhanced, chef-inspired meal with complimentary beer, wine and spirits*
  • Elevated amenity kit
  • Pillow and blanket created alongside sleep technology partner, Casper®, exclusively for American Airlines
  • Free personal on-demand entertainment (movies, TV shows, music and games) with larger monitors
  • Noise-reducing headphones, AC power, USB ports and international Wi-Fi capabilities
  • Extra Elite Qualifying Miles (EQMs)
  • Priority Privileges including check-in, security, boarding and luggage

American Airlines is the first U.S. carrier to offer this new travel experience – they call it Premium Economy, travelers call it the seat they’ve been waiting for.


* May vary for Premium Economy Hawaii