Travel Alert: Tropical Storm Nicholas to Impact Texas Gulf Coast Airports

Monday, September 13, 2021, 3:30 PM

FORT WORTH, Texas — American Airlines is closely monitoring Tropical Storm Nicholas, which is expected to produce heavy rainfall and potential flooding, impacting portions of the Texas and Louisiana coasts this week.

American issued a travel alert for eight airports in Louisiana and Texas, allowing customers whose travel plans are impacted by Tropical Storm Nicholas to rebook without change fees. Customers can reschedule their travel on or by contacting Reservations at 800-433-7300 in the United States or Canada. If a customer chooses not to fly to/from an airport covered by the current waiver, American will waive change fees for future travel. Customers are also encouraged to check the status of their flight on

If an American flight has been canceled or excessively delayed, customers may cancel their itinerary and request a refund by visiting our website. Customers who booked through a travel agent should contact their travel agency directly.

Our team will continue tracking this system with our customers’ and team members’ safety top of mind.

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