American Airlines brings back 5@5 Happy Hour


FORT WORTH, Texas – Customers can add a shot of fun to their travel next month onboard American Airlines, American Eagle and AmericanConnection. Customers traveling on select flights are invited to enjoy cocktails, wine, beer and special Margaritaville® margaritas at a discounted price of $5 during the month of May.

“The 5@5 Happy Hour is back by popular demand – our customers loved the offering last December so much that we decided to bring it back through May to add a little fun to the beginning of the summer travel season,” said Rob Friedman, American’s Vice President – Marketing. “Our customers’ loyalty is a top priority, and the happy hour is a small token of our appreciation for choosing American.”

Through May, the 5@5 Happy Hour will be available onboard domestic, Canada, Caribbean and Mexico flights scheduled to depart between 5 p.m. and 5:59 p.m. Customers will enjoy a savings of $1 on beer and $2 on liquor and wine on select flights. Margaritaville® margaritas will also be offered all month onboard select flights for $5 in celebration of Cinco de Mayo. Happy hour prices will be offered for the duration of the flight, in addition to the complimentary non-alcoholic beverages American serves onboard.

Sales onboard American Airlines, a founding member of the global oneworld® Alliance are cashless and American accepts major credit or debit cards. American Eagle and AmericanConnection accept cash only for inflight purchases.