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AAdvantage® Aviator™ Business Mastercard®

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Designed for the traveling business owner, this card earns miles for every dollar spent with AA, along with office supplies, telecom, and car rentals. You’ll get some benefits to make your traveling experience a bit more comfortable and less expensive, such as 25% off in-flight purchases, preferred boarding, and your first checked bag for free.

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Min. credit level: Good
Annual Fee: $95
Regular APR: 15.99% or 24.99% Variable

AAdvantage® Aviator™ Business Mastercard®

Our rating
Good Min. credit level
$95 Annual Fee
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Highlights & Features


Spending Rewards
  • 2X AAdvantage miles per dollar at:
    • American Airlines
    • Telecom merchants
    • Office supply merchants
    • Car rental merchants
  • 1X AAdvantage mile per dollar spent on all other purchases
Introductory Bonus
  • 50,000 bonus miles for spending $1,000 in the first 90 days; 30,000 bonus miles for spending a total of $6,000 in the first 12 months


Existing cardmembers, existing accounts, and previous cardmembers with accounts closed in the past 24 months may not be eligible for this bonus offer.

Balance Transfers

A balance transfer is a way to move debt from one card to another with the goal of saving money on interest.

Intro Balance Transfer APR N/A
Regular Balance Transfer APR 15.99% or 24.99% Variable
Balance Transfer Fee 3%, $5 minimum
How to Transfer a Balance on a Credit Card


Penalty APR N/A
Late Fee Up to $39
Returned Payment Fee $39
Additional Cards Annual Fee N/A
Foreign Transaction Fee None
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Cash Advances

Borrowing cash on your card is a cash advance. Cash advances usually come with very high fees. Even worse, cash advances can signal to lenders that you’re being irresponsible with money.

Cash Advance APR 25.24% Variable
Cash Advance Fee 3%, $10 minimum
How to Get a Cash Advance with a Credit Card

Card Benefits

  • Zero Liability on Unauthorized Charges
  • No Foreign Transaction Fee
AAdvantage® Aviator™ Business Mastercard®


  • 2X miles per $1 spent on American Airlines
  • 2X miles per $1 spent on select telecom, office supply purchases and car rental purchases
  • 1X mile per $1 spent on all other purchases
  • 50,000 bonus miles for spending $1,000 in the first 90 days; 30,000 bonus miles for spending a total of $6,000 in the first 12 months
  • $3,000 Elite Qualifying Dollars after spending $25,000 on purchases each year
  • Get up to a 7,500 mile discount booking MileSAAver awards with miles
  • Companion certificate for 1 guest at $99 after spending $30,000 or more since last anniversary
  • 5% annual mileage bonus every year
  • First checked bag free for flights with American Airlines and American Eagle
  • Preferred boarding for you and up to 4 other people
  • 25% off in-flight purchases
  • $95 annual fee


Manage your Account & Pay your Bill

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The AAdvantage® Aviator™ Business Mastercard® is a business travel card that offers rewards to business owners traveling through American Airlines.

You can get a pretty decent bonus of 50,000 bonus miles for spending $1,000 in the first 90 days; 30,000 bonus miles for spending a total of $6,000 in the first 12 months.

You’ll get 2X AAdvantage miles per dollar on eligible American Airlines purchases, as well as eligible office supply, telecom, and car rental purchases, with a 5% AAdvantage® mileage bonus every year on your account anniversary based on the total number of miles earned using your card.

You’ll also get some nifty travel benefits such as preferred boarding for you and four others, a free checked bag, and 25% off inflight purchases.

This card has a $95 annual fee and no foreign transaction fees.

Not a business owner? Check out the AAdvantage® Aviator™ Red Mastercard®.

Cardmembers who hold a companion certificate that expires between 3/31/20 and 5/31/21 will have the expiration date extended through 6/30/21.

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