American Airlines, which has served the
Frankfurt market for more than 25 years, will relocate its
operations to Terminal 2 from its current location in Terminal 1
at Frankfurt International Airport (FRA).
The move on 1 April 2011
allows American to join oneworld partners British Airways, Iberia,
Finnair, Malev, S7, Royal Jordanian, Japan Airlines, Qantas,
Cathay Pacific, and LAN which are already co-located in Terminal
In the new terminal, eligible AA passengers will be able to use Japan Airlines' Frankfurt Sakura Lounge.
"Transferring our operations to Terminal 2 is great news for our
customers because it will make the travel experience more
efficient and convenient when connecting between oneworld member
carriers at Frankfurt," said Kurt Stache, American's Vice
President ĖInternational. "The relocation and opportunity for our
customers to enjoy JAL's Sakura Lounge at Frankfurt is another
example of how our quality oneworld partners enable us to continue
providing a terrific travel experience for our customers."
In Terminal 2, American will have a ticket counter with five
check-in positions located in Hall E alongside its oneworld
partners. Self- service machines will be added to the terminal in
the coming months to further expedite check-in.
JAL's Sakura Lounge is also located in Terminal
2, down Hall D on Level 3 between departure Gates D4 and D5.
Guests can enjoy amenities such as shower rooms, free wired
LAN connections and PC outlets, in addition to the comprehensive business center and lounge facilities. An array of food and
beverage offerings is also available in the lounge for guests
wishing to have a bite to eat.
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