Anyone know the rules for American Airlines Family Standby eligibility?
My girlfriend's father worked a operations desk job for American Airlines out of SFO for many (20+) years. He died while still employed by them of heart attack in his sleep at on his day off in 1993. At the time my girlfriend was a young teen. now my girlfriend (julie) is 28. Her mother has fight standby benifits (just pays the tax for the flight). Recently I mentioined to her that its not impossable that she might have theses famliy standby benifits also. It never occured to Julie until i mentioned it. So, I wanted to know if anyone knows the rules on if a biological daughter can fly "free" standby.
Asked By: VinceQuintero - 10/12/2006
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Most airlines only allow spouses and dependants to fly for free, that is children still living at home under the age of 21 or 18 as long as they are enrolled in school, depending on the airline. Most legacy carriers have the same policies, ie Delta, American, Continental. Children that are non-depenant either lose... More
Answered By: southrntrnzplnt - 10/13/2006
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It varies by airline and she would need to check with American Airlines Staff Travel area. Usually (I use that loosely) the children are also entitled to the same benefit UP TO A CERTAIN AGE. This will normally be 21 or 25 years old, depending on the airline. I think she should make inquiries - through her Mom - and... More
Answered By: bugboy - 10/12/2006
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