Earn 40,000 bonus miles2
First checked bag free
on eligible bags2
Earn 2X miles
for every one dollar spent on eligible American Airlines purchases2
for the primary cardmember on domestic itineraries operated by American Airlines2
on food, beverages and headsets2
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This offer is subject to credit approval. Not everyone will qualify for the AAdvantage® Aviator™ Red World Elite MasterCard®. If, at the time of your application, you do not meet the credit criteria previously established for this offer, or the income you report is insufficient based on your obligations, we may not be able to open an account for you. This offer is available to new cardmembers only. Please see Terms and Conditions for more information about rates, fees, the annual fee, costs and terms for this offer before applying.
You earn AAdvantage® miles on retail Purchases made with your Account, less credits, returns and adjustments (“Net Purchases”) made by you and/or any authorized user(s) of the Account.
• You earn Two (2) AAdvantage® miles for every one dollar ($1.00) of Net Purchases made with the Account, rounded up or down to the nearest dollar, on eligible tickets, goods and services purchased directly from American Airlines (“American Purchases”). Eligible American Purchases are items billed by American Airlines as merchant of record booked through American Airlines channels (aa.com, American Airlines Reservations and American Airlines airport and city ticket counters). Products or services that do not qualify as American Purchases are car rentals, hotel reservations, American Airlines Vacations packages, purchase of elite status boost or renewal and American Airlines CargoSM products and services.
• You earn One (1) AAdvantage® mile for every one dollar ($1.00) of Net Purchases made with the Account everywhere else MasterCard is accepted.
• Miles earned will be posted to the primary cardmember’s AAdvantage® account within 8-10 weeks.
• Balance Transfers, Cash Advances, Cash Equivalent Transactions (transactions in highly liquid assets, e.g. assets that are directly convertible to cash such as, but not limited to, money orders, travelers checks, foreign currency, gambling chips and lottery tickets), Purchases made by or for a business or for a business purpose, fees, interest charges, and unauthorized/fraudulent transactions do not earn AAdvantage® miles.
• There is no limit to the number of AAdvantage® miles you can earn through use of the Account as long as the Program continues and your Account remains open and in good standing.
The primary cardmember will earn forty thousand (40,000) AAdvantage® bonus miles after a first purchase is made on the Account within ninety (90) days of Account opening and the annual fee has been paid. This one-time AAdvantage® bonus mileage offer is valid for first-time cardmembers with new accounts only. Existing cardmembers, existing accounts, and previous cardmembers with accounts closed in the past 24 months may not be eligible for this offer. This is a limited-time offer and may be canceled at any time without notice. Please allow 4-6 weeks for AAdvantage® bonus miles to be deposited into your AAdvantage® account after the qualifying transaction has posted and your annual fee has been paid.
No. There is no limit to the number of miles that can be earned with your AAdvantage® Aviator™ Red World Elite MasterCard®.
To redeem miles for flights on American Airlines, log in to your AAdvantage® account at aa.com or call American Airlines Reservations. Please visit aa.com for more details about American Airlines redemption policies and procedures.
Yes, earned miles will expire if there is no mileage earning or redeeming activity at least once every 18 months on your AAdvantage® account. Mileage earned from use of the AAdvantage® Aviator™ Red World Elite MasterCard® for at least one purchase every eighteen (18) months qualifies as activity on your AAdvantage® account that will prevent miles from expiring. Please visit https://www.aa.com/i18n/aadvantage-program/terms-and-conditions.jsp for more information about the AAdvantage program terms and conditions, including the mileage expiration policy.
Primary cardmembers may check one bag free of charge when traveling on domestic itineraries marketed and operated by American Airlines or on American Eagle® domestic itineraries marketed by American Airlines and operated by Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation, Compass Airlines, LLC, Envoy Air Inc., ExpressJet Airlines, Inc., Mesa Airlines, Inc., Piedmont Airlines, Inc., PSA Airlines, Inc., Republic Airline Inc., SkyWest Airlines, Inc., or Trans States Airlines, LLC. This benefit will not be available for travel on codeshare flights booked with an American Airlines flight number but operated by another airline.
Up to four (4) customers traveling with the eligible primary cardmember will also get their first checked bag free of charge if they are listed in the same reservation.
For this benefit to apply, the Account must be open 7 days prior to air travel AND reservation must include the primary cardmember’s AAdvantage® number 7 days prior to air travel. If your Account is closed for any reason, these benefits will be cancelled. This benefit cannot be combined with any existing AAdvantage® elite program benefits, or Premium cabin benefits, including any waiver of baggage charges. The First Checked Bag benefit does not apply to overweight or oversized bags. Please see aa.com for baggage weight and size restrictions. Applicable terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.
Cardmembers whose Accounts are in good standing will qualify for a 25% savings on eligible inflight Purchases. Eligible Purchases include the inflight purchase of food, beverages, and headsets on American Airlines operated flights when purchased using the Account. Savings does not apply to any other inflight Purchases, such as wireless internet access or inflight entertainment. This offer is available on eligible flights as long as supplies last. This benefit will not be available for travel on codeshare flights booked with an American Airlines flight number but operated by another airline. This savings will appear as an Account statement credit 6–8 weeks after the Purchase is posted to the Account. Additional terms, conditions and restrictions may apply. Applicable terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.
The AAdvantage® bonus miles the primary cardmember earns through this benefit will be based on 10% of the total AAdvantage® miles the primary cardmember redeems during the calendar year, regardless of whether the redeemed AAdvantage® miles were earned through the Account. The maximum number of AAdvantage® bonus miles that can be earned annually from this benefit is 10,000 bonus miles per calendar year and per AAdvantage® account, regardless of how many total AAdvantage® miles you redeem in that calendar year, and regardless of how many AAdvantage® co-branded credit cards you have. This benefit only applies to AAdvantage® miles redeemed from the primary cardmember's AAdvantage® account. For this benefit to apply, your Account must be open and active at the time of redemption. Discover all the ways to redeem AAdvantage® miles at aa.com/redeem. AAdvantage® bonus miles typically post 6-8 weeks after your redemption to the primary cardmember’s AAdvantage® account.
Primary cardmembers will have Group 1 boarding on domestic itineraries marketed and operated by American Airlines or on American Eagle® domestic itineraries marketed by American Airlines and operated by Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation, Compass Airlines, LLC, Envoy Air Inc., ExpressJet Airlines, Inc., Mesa Airlines, Inc., Piedmont Airlines, Inc., PSA Airlines, Inc., Republic Airline Inc., SkyWest Airlines, Inc., or Trans States Airlines, LLC. This benefit will not be available for travel on codeshare flights booked with an American Airlines flight number but operated by another airline. The Group 1 boarding benefit will display at the top of your American Airlines boarding pass.
Up to four (4) customers traveling with the primary cardmember are eligible for Group 1 boarding if they are listed in the same reservation.
For this benefit to apply, the Account must be open 7 days prior to air travel AND reservation must include the primary cardmember’s AAdvantage® number 7 days prior to air travel. If your Account is closed for any reason, these benefits will be cancelled. Applicable terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.
No foreign transaction fees means you don’t pay additional transaction fees on purchases you make internationally.
In addition to storing your account information on a magnetic stripe on the back of your card, chip cards also keep your account information on a small electronic chip. Since the chip uses encryption technology, your transaction information is very secure. The AAdvantage® Aviator™ Red World Elite MasterCard® is a chip-and-signature card with PIN capability for use at unattended terminals – offering U.S. cardmembers optimal acceptance and convenience when traveling internationally.
This means that you are not responsible for any unauthorized transactions made with your account that you report to us.
Offer subject to credit approval. If at the time of your application you do not meet the credit criteria previously established for this offer, or the income you report is insufficient based on your obligations, we may not be able to open an account for you. This offer is available to new cardmembers only. For information about rates, fees, the annual fee, other costs, the reward program rules, and benefits associated with the use of the credit card program, please see the Terms and Conditions.
About Your Introductory APR: The 0% introductory APR on Balance Transfers will apply for the first 15 billing cycles that immediately follow each Balance Transfer made within 45 days of account opening. At the end of the introductory period the APR for all new and outstanding Balance Transfer balances will be 16.49%, 20.49% or 25.49%, which will be determined at account opening based on your creditworthiness. This APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate. There is a fee for Balance Transfers. This introductory APR offer does not apply to Purchase or Cash Advance transactions. See the Terms and Conditions for more information about how, subject to applicable law, your APRs may increase if you pay late.
Please refer to the Advantage® Aviator™ Red World Elite MasterCard® FAQs and Terms & Conditions for more information about the program benefits and features.
The AAdvantage® Aviator™ Red World Elite MasterCard® is issued by Barclays Bank Delaware pursuant to a license by MasterCard® International Incorporated. World Elite MasterCard® is a registered trademark of MasterCard® International Incorporated.
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 months notice. Any such changes may affect your ability to use the awards or mileage credits that you have accumulated. Unless specified, AAdvantage® miles earned through this promotion/offer do not count toward elite-status qualification or AAdvantage Million MilerSM status. American Airlines is not responsible for products or services offered by other participating companies. For complete details about the AAdvantage® program, visit aa.com/aadvantage.
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