Airfare of the Day: American Airlines / Cathay Pacific PREMIUM ECONOMY CLASS Mumbai (BOM)/Chennai (MAA), India to Los Angeles CA (LAX), United States from $650 Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines and their premium economy class excursion round trip fares between India and Los Angeles.

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Fare Details:

  • Fare: American (AA) PNE48YN3 MAA/BOM to LAX.
  • Booking class: P.
  • Price: from $650 ($178 base fare + taxes & surcharges).
  • Day/Time restrictions: do not apply.
  • Seasonal restrictions: do not apply.
  • Flight restrictions: if the fare component must include travel via transpacific sector on any AA flight operated by AA.
  • Advanced reservation/Ticketing restrictions: reservations for all sectors are required at least 14 days before departure.
  • Minimum stay requirements: travel from turnaround must commence no earlier than 12 hours after arrival at turnaround.
  • Maximum stay requirements: travel from last stopover must commence no later than 12 months after departure from fare origin.
  • Stopovers: 2 stopovers permitted on the pricing unit limited to 1 free and 1 at USD 100.00.
  • Transfers: 1 transfer permitted in each direction free.
  • Blackout dates: do not apply.
  • Travel restrictions: do not apply.
  • Sales restrictions: tickets must be issued on/before 30JUN 19. Tickets must be issued on AA or JL.
  • Cancellations: before departure charge USD 150.00 for cancel/no-show/refund. After departure ticket is non-refundable.
  • Changes: charge USD 75.00.

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The following accruals were estimated using wheretocredit calculator for BOM-HKG-LAX round trip travel on AA marketed, AA/CX operated flights without considering any elite status bonuses or ongoing promotions.

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