American Airlines have announced it will open a new Admirals Club lounge at Washington’s Dulles International Airport, the full media release from AA can be see below:
As the final stage of the
relocation of American Airlines operations to Washington Dulles International
Airport’s Terminal B, the airline will open the doors of its new Admirals Club
lounge on Tuesday, Feb. 3. In June 2008, American shifted its operations from
Terminal D to make room for Dulles’ expansion of Concourse B.
“Having served Washington Dulles International Airport since
1962, American Airlines is delighted to mark the new year by opening the doors
to our brand new Admirals Club lounge for our 47th year of service to
IAD,” said Nancy Knipp, President – Admirals Club.
“The Admirals Club lounge will
certainly heighten our customers’ travel experience as they journey through
Washington Dulles International.”
Open from 5:30 a.m. to 6:45 p.m.
Sunday through Friday and 5:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, the new Admirals
Club lounge is located in Terminal B, Mezzanine Level near Gate 63. The 3,000
square foot facility provides a respite for weary travelers with seating for 73
guests and complimentary light snacks, juice, tea, coffee and soft drinks. The
lounge’s new food and beverage program, Amora(TM), also
offers delicious fare for purchase.
American’s highly-qualified and
professional Premium Services representatives assist guests with boarding
passes, reservations, seat selection and upgrades. Other highly-valued
amenities include a multi-functional business center outfitted with telephones,
a global print solution powered by PrinterOn, copier and fax service. Visitors
can choose to relax in the cyber cafe, use their laptop or complimentary
computers at the window-side counter, or watch DirecTV on one of the two
flat-panel televisions in the lounge.
American, a founding member of
Alliance, operates 44 Admirals Club locations in airports throughout the world,
each offering a host of business tools and convenient services in a
professional, secluded environment. One-year Admirals Club memberships for new
members range from just $350 to $500. AAdvantage miles can also be used to
purchase Admirals Club memberships. One-day passes are available for $50, and
can be purchased online, at self-service check-in machines, or at any Admirals