American Airlines has launched a new buy & gift AAdvantage campaign with up to 115,000 bonus miles for purchases made through April 28, 2018.
American Airlines upped a while back the number of miles that you can buy before any bonuses to 150,000 every calendar year. Remember that the account that buys or receives miles must be a minimum of 30 days old.
You can access this offer on AA’s website here.
Here’s the bonus schedule:
Here’s the price:
The price of a mile purchased under this offer at the 150,000 level with 115,000 bonus miles is 1.81 cents each. The lowest price American Airlines sold miles last year was 1.72 cents each.
This price is getting closer to the cheapest AA sold miles in 2017. The previous sale in February was expensive and the price of a mile roughly two cents each.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
AAdvantage members must purchase at least 6,000 AAdvantage miles or more in a single transaction from the Buy or Gift Miles program beginning 07:00:00am CT on March 21, 2018 to 11:59:59 pm CT April 28, 2018, to be eligible for bonus miles. The applicable bonus miles are awarded to the recipient for Gift Miles transactions. The bonus miles earned are calculated based on each individual purchase amount and the corresponding bonus award. Bonus miles earned do not count toward the annual limits.
The miles purchased with the Buy Miles program and received with the Gift Miles program do not count towards AAdvantage Gold, AAdvantage Platinum, AAdvantage Executive Platinum or AAdvantage Million MilerSM status qualification. Transactions are nonrefundable and nonreversible. The miles successfully purchased or transferred usually post to the designated account right away, but please allow up to 8 hours for processing. Each AAdvantage member is limited to purchasing or receiving in a calendar year, a combined total of no more than 150,000 AAdvantage miles. Miles purchased through the Buy Miles program or received as a gift through the Gift Miles program count against this total. A confirmation email will be sent to the primary buyer/gifter and/or recipient, using the email address(es) associated with the AAdvantage account(s) and any additional email address provided. AAdvantage accounts less than 30 days old are not permitted to Buy or Gift Miles. The price of your purchase is in U.S. dollars. The pricing and/or fee to Buy, Gift or Share Miles is subject to change without notice. Your credit card company may add a currency conversion fee.