(For Retirees who retired prior to 11/01/12) American Airlines provides retirees with a comprehensive benefits package designed to help you meet the health and insurance needs of you and your eligible dependents.Is the American Airlines Retiree Committee in bankruptcy court?
Important An adversary proceeding between American Airlines and the Retiree Committee appointed by the Bankruptcy Court (representing retirees who commenced retiree medical benefits prior to November 1, 2012) is underway in the Bankruptcy Court, the outcome of which may result in changes to the Plan and/or benefit programs for retirees.Which is better American retiree medical or via?
Once you retire, American has agreed to allow Via Benefits (previously known as OneExchange) to offer you and your dependents options for health care coverage on the individual market. Via Benefits offers additional options that may have better coverage and/or lower costs than the American retiree plans.When to enroll in American Airlines retiree medical plan?
You can enroll in retiree medical any time after retirement. Call the Benefits Service Center at 888-860-6178 if you miss the annual online retiree medical enrollment window. American reserves the right to amend or terminate the retiree medical plan at any time. The Benefits Service Center bills you for retiree medical one month in advance.