American Airlines: Partnership with Texas Rangers

View over a Texas Rangers baseball game.
Photo Credit: American Airlines

American Airlines is teaming up with the reigning World Champions, the Texas Rangers.

The multiyear deal taps American as the Official and Exclusive Airline and Airline Rewards Program of the Texas Rangers and includes additional marketing and sponsorship benefits that will engage fans in the community and beyond.

American – Texas Rangers Partnership

The partnership between American Airlines and the Texas Rangers promises to elevate the fan experience to new heights.

Fans can anticipate a range of exclusive perks and opportunities, including once-in-a-lifetime experiences such as throwing out the first pitch at a game, enjoying suite seats, and participating in meet-and-greets with popular players.

This multiyear collaboration designates American Airlines as the Official and Exclusive Airline and Airline Rewards Program of the Texas Rangers.

American Airlines will offer fans unique travel opportunities to attend games and enjoy the baseball season like never before.


Etihad affiliate link banner

From special travel packages to exclusive discounts, the partnership aims to make attending Rangers games more accessible and enjoyable for fans.

Beyond the diamond, American Airlines is also committed to engaging with the local community. The partnership will facilitate joint efforts in supporting various charitable organizations and community initiatives.

Through collaborative efforts, both American Airlines and the Texas Rangers seek to make a positive impact on the community and contribute to meaningful causes.

Previous Collaborations with Texas Rangers

This latest partnership builds upon the longstanding relationship between American Airlines and the Texas Rangers.

In recent years, the airline has collaborated with the Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation on various community projects, including initiatives for Make-A-Wish, the Medal of Honor Museum, Stand Up to Cancer, Seats for Heroes, Faces of Freedom, and more.

The continuation of this partnership underscores American Airlines’ dedication to making a difference in the community.

American Airlines new Boeing 787 on take off.
Photo Credits: American Airlines

Testimonials and Statements

Ron DeFeo, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer at American Airlines, expressed enthusiasm about the partnership, highlighting its significance for both American Airlines and baseball fans.

“This partnership is a home run for both American and baseball fans,” said DeFeo. “Just as our airline connects people and places, we look forward to connecting fans with the excitement of baseball and unforgettable moments, especially for our AAdvantage members. It’s a celebration of teamwork, passion and the thrill of the game.”

Jim Cochrane, Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer of the Texas Rangers, also emphasized the value of the collaboration and its potential to enhance the fan experience through exclusive rewards and initiatives.

“American has been a great partner of the Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation since 2022, working closely with our team to provide meaningful opportunities to deserving recipients,” said Cochrane.

“With our new multiyear agreement, American will be known as the Rangers’ Official and Exclusive Airline and Airline Rewards Program, allowing our organizations to partner on more fan-oriented initiatives like an exclusive rewards program.”

Dallas-Fort Worth’s Largest Carrier

As Dallas-Fort Worth’s largest carrier and the largest airline in Texas, American Airlines plays a pivotal role in connecting customers to over 230 destinations from Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW).

With nonstop flights to all major cities where the Rangers play, American Airlines provides unparalleled convenience for fans traveling to support their team.

About Texas Rangers Baseball Club

The Texas Rangers are the reigning World Series Champions after defeating the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 2023 Fall Classic.

It is the franchise’s first World Series title. In 2022, the Rangers celebrated their 50th anniversary since the franchise moved from Washington, D.C. to Arlington, Texas for the 1972 season.

The Rangers have advanced to post-season play nine times since 1996, winning seven American League West Division titles and advancing to the World Series 2010, 2011, and 2023. 

Did you know AviationSource has two newsletters? One covers the general news and analysis of the industry as a whole, and the other to do with emergencies that take place throughout the year! To subscribe to our General News Newsletter, CLICK HERE!
To subscribe to our Emergencies, Accidents & Incidents Newsletter, CLICK HERE!

Click the photo to join our WhatsApp channel so then you can stay up to date with everything going on in the aviation industry!

By Len Varley - Assistant Editor 5 Min Read
5 Min Read
You Might Also Enjoy