Expedia, American Airlines Group partnership brings more choices

Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE) said it has renewed its agreement with American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) for distribution of American Airlines and US Airways flights on Expedia, Travelocity and Hotwire sites.

In addition, the Expedia Affiliate Network (EAN) and AA Vacations announced entry into a partnership for EAN to supply hotel content via www.aa.com.

The agreement also adds provisions for Expedia®, Travelocity® and Hotwire® sites to offer paid seating options to millions of leisure customers shopping and booking travel through select sites within the Expedia, Inc. brand portfolio beginning in late 2015. These new options will include Main Cabin Extra seats that provide fliers up to six inches of additional leg room and priority boarding as well as Preferred Seats with standard legroom in a more favorable cabin location. Expedia, Inc. customers will be able to easily identify, select and purchase these paid seating options via the online seat map.

Expedia, Inc. is one of the world´s leading travel companies, with an extensive brand portfolio that includes leading online travel brands.