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American Airlines AAdvantage® members are undoubtedly some of the world’s greatest flyers. They’re the flying kind - you see it in the generosity they extend to fellow travelers all the time.

Share a travel tip here and we’ll do something kind in return with a donation of 250 AAdvantage® miles to your choice of one of our seven featured charity partners displayed below. Afterwards, register for a chance to win 250,000 miles. If you win, we’ll match this amount with a donation to your selected charity.

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The American Red Cross provides compassionate care to people in need and works with volunteers and companies to prevent and relieve suffering around the world through disaster relief, health services and life-saving blood donations.
Fisher House Foundation's Hero Miles program helps provide service members with airline tickets while receiving medical treatments away from home. American’s “Miles for All Who Serve” helps fund the program and make it possible.
Make-A-Wish® seeks to grant the wishes of all children diagnosed with life-threatening medical conditions. They believe wish experiences can change the lives of the kids they serve.
Snowball Express hosts annual holiday programs to unite families of fallen service members. The weekend-long program honors the sacrifice of our fallen heroes and helps their families know they are not alone.
Stand Up To Cancer is a groundbreaking initiative created to accelerate innovative cancer research that will get new therapies to patients quickly and save lives now.
Susan G. Komen® is the world’s largest breast cancer organization, funding more breast cancer research than any other nonprofit while providing real-time help to those facing the disease. American Airlines is Komen’s longest standing corporate partner, having supported the organization for more than 33 years.
UNICEF has helped save more children’s lives than any other humanitarian organization, by providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more.



2. OPEN TO / ENTRY DETAILS: The “American Airlines Flying Kind Sweepstakes” (“Sweepstakes”) commences 12:00:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time (“CDT”) on August 24, 2016, and ends 11:59:59 p.m. CDT on October 11, 2016 (the “Promotion Period”). During the Promotion Period, complete an official entry form in the manner listed below to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. All entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. CDT on October 11, 2016. Only fully completed entry forms are eligible. Once submitted, all entries become the exclusive property of American Airlines, Inc. (“American Airlines” or “Sponsor”) and will not be acknowledged nor will they be returned. Limit one entry per person. All interpretations of these official rules (“Official Rules”) and decisions made by Sponsor relating to the Sweepstakes are final and binding in all respects.

During the Promotion Period:
(i) Visit;
(ii) Click on the “Share Your Tip” button and interact with an online forum; and
(iii) Choose from one (1) of three (3) options:
a. post a travel tip to one (1) of the forums,
b. comment on one (1) existing post in one (1) of the forums, or
c. “like” five (5) existing forum posts or comments in one (1) of the forums.

If an entrant follows the instructions above, and completes any one (1) of the three (3) options specified in Section 2 (iii) above (and provided content is in compliance with these Official Rules and the Content Guidelines specified herein), Sponsor will donate two-hundred and fifty (250) American Airlines AAdvantage® miles to the selected charity of choice from seven (7) charities set forth on the website. These miles donations will only be made by Sponsor if entrant elects to participate in the forum as specified above. Any content associated with the tips will hereinafter be referred to as (“Content”). Content must be in compliance with the Content Guidelines specified herein. Text included as part of the Content must not exceed three-hundred and fifty (350) characters. Any content, text or otherwise, included as part of the Content must be in the English language.

TO REGISTER FOR THE SWEEPSTAKES: After the entrant has interacted with one of the online forums set forth above or proceeded to Sweepstakes registration page, entrant will then be prompted to complete all required fields on the online entry form and submit as requested to receive one (1) entry into Sweepstakes. Only fully completed entry forms are eligible. Entrant must be an AAdvantage® member to enter Sweepstakes. Entrants may join at no cost online at or by calling the AAdvantage® membership desk at 1-800-882-8880. NO ACTUAL BOOKING AND/OR RESERVATION IS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY. Limit: Only one (1) entry per person during the entire Promotion Period.

NOTE: Sponsor will donate a minimum of 250,000 AAdvantage® miles and a maximum of one-hundred and twenty-five million 125,000,000 AAdvantage® miles to each of the seven (7) charities listed as participating in this promotion.

All entries submitted in compliance with these Official Rules and not disqualified are considered “Eligible Entries”.

3. ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes open to individuals legally residing in the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 18 years of age (19 in Alabama and Nebraska) or older at the time of entry. Employees and agents of Sponsor, Administrator and each of their parents and affiliates, agencies, distributors, wholesalers and retailers, and members of such employees’ and agents’ immediate families (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective parents) and individuals living in the same household (whether or not related) with such employees, are not eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes but are eligible to interact with the online forum as specified in Section 2 herein as “online forum charitable donation.” Void where prohibited or otherwise restricted by law.

4. CONTENT GUIDELINES: Any content submitted must be the original work of entrant and any elements appearing in the Content, including, without limitation, photographs, art or any other materials, must be entrant’s own original work, created by entrant, or be in the public domain.

No personally identifiable information, including, but not limited to, name, image, likeness, of any person other than entrant is to be included or referred to in the Content. Personally identifiable information includes, but is not limited to name, image, likeness, license plates, phone numbers, personal addresses, email addresses, date of birth, social security number, passport number and other information identifying any person, living or dead. Content must not include, depict or make reference to any of the following: obscenity, profanity, offensiveness, inappropriate language, endorsement in any form of hate or a hate group, nudity, pornography, sexual explicitness or suggestiveness, promotion of drug, tobacco, or alcohol use (or the use of any of the foregoing), materially dangerous activities, violence, firearms/weapons, gasoline, commercial products or services of third parties, unauthorized copyrighted, trademarked or patented properties, including, but not limited to trademarks, brand names, logos, or trade dress, private property, unless entrant has obtained a property release from the owner specific for uses specified herein, material that promotes any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or promotes any particular political agenda or message, material that is hateful, tortious, defamatory, disparaging, misrepresentative, false or misleading, slanderous, libelous, or otherwise unlawful, material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to, rights of privacy or publicity, copyrights, trademarks, patents or any other intellectual property rights, material that promotes bigotry, racism, sexism, hatred or harm against any group or individual, or promotes discrimination based on race, ethnicity, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, profession, or age, and any other content, including but not limited to, text, images, graphics, photographs, captions and descriptions, data, codes or programs that could be considered inappropriate or offensive, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Further, Content must not contain any claim that is not and cannot be substantiated or that would be false or misleading to a reasonable consumer and must not communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate.

Each entrant that submits Content represents and warrants that: (i) the Content is the original work of the entrant, that he/she has all rights to the Content; (ii) the Content does not and will not violate any law, statute, ordinance or regulation; (iii) the Content is free and clear of any and all liens or claims with respect to the use of the Content in the manner authorized in these Official Rules; (iv) the Content does not infringe upon or violate the intellectual property rights of any third party and will not give rise to any claims of infringement, invasion of privacy or publicity, or infringe on copyrights, trademarks, patents or other intellectual property rights or any rights or interests of any third party, or give rise to any claims for any payment whatsoever; and (v) the Content is not and will not be defamatory, disparaging libelous, pornographic or obscene, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.

Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant and remove any Content that it deems, in its sole discretion, to be a violation of the Official Rules or that is not complying with the Content Guidelines specified herein or which communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or good will to which Sponsor wishes to associate. To the extent that any Content is removed (as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion), Sponsor reserves the right to deduct the miles donation from the charity elected by the entrant and/or disqualify the entrant from the Sweepstakes.

Content posted by entrants is not edited by Sponsor and the views/opinions of entrants do not reflect the views of the Sponsor in any manner. Any waiver of any obligation hereunder by Sponsor does not constitute a general waiver of any obligation to entrants. By submitting Content, entrant agrees that his/her Content is gratuitous and made without restriction, and will not place Sponsor under any obligation, that Sponsor is free to disclose or otherwise disclose the ideas contained in the Content on a non-confidential basis to anyone or otherwise use the ideas without any additional compensation to entrant. Entrant acknowledges that, by acceptance of entrant’s Content, Sponsor does not waive any rights to use similar or related ideas previously known to Sponsor, or developed by its employees, or obtained from sources other than entrant. Sponsor reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen Content prior to its posting on Sponsor’s website. By submitting, entrant acknowledges that Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Content entrant submits.

All Content will be reviewed by Sponsor; however such review does not relieve entrant from responsibility for compliance with all of these Official Rules.

5. USE OF CONTENT: Content will be featured in Flying Kind online forum during the Promotion Period and thereafter, and/or in Sponsor’s social media pages and channels, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor is not obligated to use, publish or display or broadcast any Content. By submitting Content, entrant understands and agrees that their Content may be publicly displayed in the manner set forth above without any further notification to or consent from entrant. Entrants also agree that Sponsor may use their Content, including entrant’s first name and state or residence, in whole or in part, for any purpose whatsoever without any additional compensation.

Entrants agree that Released Parties (hereinafter defined) are not responsible for any unauthorized use of Content by any third parties.

All entrants, whether the Winner or not, agree that in exchange for their participation in Sweepstakes, they grant, and have the full right to grant, Sponsor and its representatives, affiliates, licensees, successors and assigns; (i) the right, but not the obligation, to use, edit, adapt, reformat, rearrange, modify, combine with other pictures, items and/or materials, add to and/or customize Content; and (ii) the assignable, sublicenseable, perpetual, non-exclusive, irrevocable, royalty free, right and license to use, exhibit, display, broadcast, copy, reproduce, encode, compress, encrypt, incorporate data into, rebroadcast, transmit, record, publicly perform, create derivative works of, distribute and synchronize in timed relation to visual and aural elements, and or otherwise exploit, the Content, and/or any portions or excerpts thereof, including without limitation, using entrant’s name, image, likeness, performance, voice, and any other attributes of entrant, individually or with others, in whole or in part, in conjunction with other material, in any manner, including advertising, promoting and publicizing Sponsor, an unlimited number of times, in any and all media, now known or hereafter devised, in perpetuity, throughout the world, without any additional liability, obligation to, or review or approval by, or additional payment of any kind to entrant or any third party.

If you think that any entry infringes your intellectual property rights, click here if you wish to report it.

6. PRIZE DETAILS AND RELATED TERMS: One (1) Winner will receive two-hundred and fifty thousand (250,000) American Airlines AAdvantage® miles, which may be used for air transportation on American Airlines or its “Airline Associates” (American Eagle® service, oneworld® airlines or select AAdvantage® participating airlines), car rentals, hotel stays and other awards available at, the (“Prize”). Approximate retail value (“ARV”): $4,975.00. In addition, Sponsor will donate two-hundred fifty thousand (250,000) American Airlines AAdvantage® miles to the charity that Winner selected during “online forum charitable donation” process or can select from one of seven (7) charities when notified as a winner.

If AAdvantage® miles are redeemed for air transportation, Winner is responsible for the full cost of transportation to and from their departure and arrival city. Winner is responsible for any and all applicable fees, service charges, surcharges or passenger facility charges and all insurance costs, federal, state, local and foreign taxes, if any, gratuities, meals, incidentals and any other unspecified expenses associated with acceptance or use of the Prize. AAdvantage® flight awards are subject to, and the passenger is responsible for, the September 11th Security Fee of $5.60 per one-way trip, per passenger, applicable departure taxes, federal inspection fees, passenger facility charges of up to $18.00, depending on itinerary, and any other taxes and fees imposed by a government entity (U.S. or foreign) of up to $240 based on destination; total may vary slightly based upon currency exchange rate at time of purchase, as well as any fees or surcharges (including fuel surcharges) imposed by the carrier. U.S. government excise tax is a user tax to pay for airport construction and airway safety and operations. If ticketing is less than twenty-one (21) days prior to departure, a $75.00 expedite charge will apply (waived for AAdvantage® Executive Platinum, AAdvantage® Platinum and AAdvantage® Gold members using miles from their account).  A ticketing service charge of up to $40.00 will apply when ticketing via Reservations, American Airlines Travel Center or an Airport Ticket Office. (The ticketing service charge is waived for involuntary changes, reissued tickets, AAdvantage® award tickets issued within twenty-one (21) days of travel and an expedite charge has been collected, AAirpass® tickets, Government/military fare tickets, and prepaid tickets.) Some of these taxes, fees and other amounts may be due upon booking/ticketing the AAdvantage® award travel. American Airlines AAdvantage® miles will be credited to the AAdvantage® account of each Winner who must provide a valid AAdvantage® membership number in order to receive the mileage credit. American Airlines AAdvantage® miles awarded in this Sweepstakes will not count toward elite status qualification, AAdvantage Million MilerSM status or any other promotional benefit that American Airlines may offer in the AAdvantage® program. Winners who are not AAdvantage® members may join at no cost online at and click on AAdvantage® or by calling the AAdvantage® membership desk at 1-800-882-8880. The credited miles (i) are subject to the AAdvantage® program Terms and Conditions and (ii) may thereafter be redeemed in any manner consistent with the AAdvantage® program Terms and Conditions. The AAdvantage® program Terms and Conditions are subject to change at any time without notice and can be found at when you click on Program Details and then click on AAdvantage® Terms and Conditions. Determination of income tax liability on AAdvantage® travel awards is the responsibility of the Winner. American Airlines may, among other things, (i) withdraw, limit, modify, or cancel any award; (ii) change program benefits, mileage levels, participant affiliations, conditions of participation, rules for earning, redeeming, retaining or forfeiting mileage credit, or rules for the use of travel awards; or (iii) add travel embargo dates, limit the number of seats available for award travel (including, but not limited to, allocating no seats on certain flights) or otherwise restrict the continued availability of travel awards or special offers. American Airlines reserves the right to change the AAdvantage® program and its terms and conditions at any time without notice, and to end the AAdvantage® program with six (6) months notice. American Airlines may make any one or more of these changes at any time even though such changes may affect your ability to use the mileage credit or awards that you have already accumulated. AAdvantage® travel awards, accrued mileage credits and special offers are subject to government regulations. American Airlines is not responsible for products and services offered by other participating companies. For complete AAdvantage® program details, visit

Sponsor is not liable for any expense incurred as a consequence of a flight cancellation or flight delay. Travel is subject to availability and certain other restrictions, which are subject to change in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Flight schedules subject to change without notice.

Domestic travel is subject to American Airlines CONDITIONS OF CARRIAGE, as may be amended from time to time. International travel is regulated by the WARSAW CONVENTION, as amended, or the MONTREAL CONVENTION OF 1999, as applicable, and by applicable Tariffs. The Conditions of Carriage and Tariffs may be found online at

7. DRAWING AND AWARDING OF PRIZE: On or about October 25th, 2016, a random drawing will be conducted from among all Eligible Entries received by Sponsor whose independent judging organization (“Administrator”) will select the Winner from among all Eligible Entries received by Sponsor. The potential Winner will be notified by E-mail on or about November 1, 2016, at the email address provided during registration. The potential Winner will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility (which affirms that he/she has complied with these Official Rules) as well as a liability release, and where legal, a publicity release, each of which, if issued, must be completed, signed and returned within fourteen (14) days from date of issuance, or the Prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate Winner to be selected in a random drawing from among the remaining Eligible Entries received. If any Prize, Prize notification or attempted notification is returned as undeliverable, the Prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate Winner to be selected in a random drawing from among the Eligible Entries. Except where prohibited, acceptance of a Prize constitutes Winner’s consent to use of his/her name and/or photograph without further compensation for advertising, promotional and publicity purposes by Sponsor. By accepting Prize, Winner acknowledges compliance with these Official Rules. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of email address, mailing address and/or telephone number of entrants. Prizes are provided “as is” and without any warranty of any kind. Prizes are non-transferable. No cash redemption or Prize substitution allowed by Winner. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute Prize of equal or greater value if advertised Prize becomes unavailable. Limit one (1) Prize per person. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded.

8. ODDS: Odds of winning depend upon the number of Eligible Entries received.

9. USE OF DATA: Sponsor will be collecting personal data about entrants online, in accordance with its Privacy Policy. Please review the Sponsor's Privacy Policy at By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby agree to Sponsor's collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsor's Privacy Policy. If you are selected as a Winner, your information may also be included in a publicly-available winner’s list.

10. TAXES: Any valuation of the Prize stated above is based on available information provided to the Sponsor. The value of the Prize will be taxable to Winner as income. All federal, state and local taxes and any other costs and expenses associated with the acceptance and/or use of Prizes not specifically provided for in these Official Rules are solely the Winner’s responsibility. Winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes. Winner must provide the Administrator or Sponsor with valid identification and a signed IRS Form W-9 before any Prize will be awarded. United States residents that win $600 or more in Prizes will have income reported to them on IRS Form 1099, as required under IRS rules and a copy of said form will be sent to the IRS. The total value of the Prize awarded to Winner and reported to Winner on Form 1099 will not be reduced if Winner decides not to utilize the entire Prize awarded to Winner. You must contact your own tax advisor for any questions concerning taxes.

11. OTHER CONDITIONS: By participating, entrants agree to these Official Rules, which are final and binding in all respects and are subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion hereof, or to disqualify any individual they suspect of find to be implicated in any of the following actions, if for any reason: (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, (b) the Sweepstakes or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of entries per these Official Rules, or (c) the Sweepstakes is otherwise not capable of running as planned by Sponsor; (d) entrant is acting in a disruptive manner, or with the intent to annoy, abuse, disparage, threaten or harass any other person or any Released Parties (hereinafter defined); or (e) entrant displays behavior that will bring such entrant or any Released Party into disgrace. In the event of modification or suspension, Sponsor shall award the Prize to a Winner to be selected in a random drawing from among the remaining uncorrupted Eligible Entries. By entering, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator and each of their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, advertising and promotional agencies, wholesalers and retailers, and each of the foregoing entities’ employees, officers, directors, shareholders and agents (collectively the “Released Parties”), from and against any and all claims, actions and/or liability for any injuries or death, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in and/or entry into the Sweepstakes or acceptance or use of any Prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related travel or other activity and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery. The Released Parties are not responsible or liable for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, and assume no responsibility for (i) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at any website, (ii) failure of any entry to be received by Sponsors due to technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, (iii) communications line, hardware and/or software failures, (iv) damage to any computer (software or hardware) resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, (v) theft or destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries and/or entry information, or (vi) entries/mail which are late, lost, stolen, damaged, illegible, unintelligible, misdirected, mutilated, incomplete and/or postage due (or any combination thereof). The use of third-party software or website or automated entry systems to participate is prohibited, and Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify entries made in such fashion. By entering, entrants agree to comply with these Official Rules. Any entrant who attempts to tamper with this Sweepstakes in any way shall be disqualified. In the event of dispute as to who submitted an online entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the Authorized Account Holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the email address in question. Additional restrictions may apply.

12. DISPUTES:. Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any Prizes awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas or the appropriate Texas State Court located in Fort Worth, Texas; (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys' fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Texas, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Texas or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Texas.

13. WINNERS' LIST: The name of the Winner will be posted at on or about December 1, 2016.

14. ADMINISTRATOR: The Marketing Arm Inc., 1999 Bryan Street, Suite 1800, Dallas, TX 75201.

15. SPONSOR: American Airlines, Inc., 4333 Amon Carter Blvd., Ft. Worth, Texas 76155.

A portion of all travel booked on American Airlines may be American Eagle® service, operated by Compass Airlines, LLC, Envoy Air Inc., ExpressJet Airlines, Inc., Republic Airline Inc., SkyWest Airlines, Inc., Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation, Mesa Airlines, Inc., PSA Airlines, Inc., Piedmont Airlines, Inc., or Trans States Airlines, LLC. 

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One lucky traveler will win 250,000 American Airlines AAdvantage® miles and an additional 250,000 miles for one of seven featured charities of the winner’s choice.