We’re excited to announce the expansion of our luxury additions to include exclusive partnerships with The Private Suite and BLADE private helicopters; offering personalized, expedited travel in Los Angeles (LAX) and New York (JFK).
Choose from 5 levels of service and add what you need to make your travel as seamless as possible.
If you have a ticket in any of our premium cabins you can buy Five Star Service™.
Five Star Service™ is available at 15 U.S. and 4 international airports for $350 for the first person; $100 per additional adult; $50 per child (age 17 and under).
If you have a ticket in any of our premium cabins that doesn’t qualify for the Flagship® experience, you can buy Five Star™ Select.
Five Star™ Select is available at 5 U.S. airports with Flagship® Lounges* for $650 for the first person; $150 per additional adult; $75 per child (age 17 and under).
*Where Flagship® First Dining is not available, Flagship® Lounge access will be allowed.
For more privacy before takeoff, Five Star™ Private Departure is available at LAX for customers booked in a premium cabin.
You’ll be escorted to The Private Suite where an agent will help with the check-in process before clearing security via a private TSA lane.
Once through security, you’ll be transferred in an American Airlines Cadillac to the terminal.
Inside the terminal you’ll have:
Five Star™ Private Departure is available at LAX for $1,200 for 2 people in the same party; $250 per additional adult or child.
Skip the wait at the airport and get home even faster with Five Star™ Private Arrival – available at LAX for customers booked in a premium cabin.
You’ll be escorted from the plane to The Private Suite via an American Airlines Cadillac. While you privately clear customs with a dedicated officer, your bags will be delivered.
If you have checked bags, enjoy complimentary VIP Baggage Delivery to your final destination (within the greater Los Angeles area).
If you don’t have bags or you want to get them yourself, you can choose to rest in Flagship® First Dining and be escorted to The Private Suite to wait for your bags or car to arrive.
Five Star™ Private Arrival is available at LAX for $1,200 for 2 people in the same party; $250 per additional adult or child.
As part of our partnership, you can use The Private Suite for just $1,000 as a first-time trial on any international or domestic flight, inbound or outbound, for up to 4 people in a party.
After completing a first-time trial, you'll be eligible for The Private Suite's exclusive member benefits and reduced prices on future use; plus the $4,500 annual fee will be waived.
Visit The Private Suite website for a full list of benefits.
Bypass traffic to and from the airport with a private helicopter transfer powered by BLADE, available at LAX and JFK.
You can buy the BLADE helicopter service as a private charter for up to 6 people. An additional $350 is applied to standard BLADE fees.
Make a reservation via the BLADE app by choosing ‘American add-on’ or on the BLADE website.