Citi®/AAdvantage® Executive World Elite™ Mastercard®

The Citi®/AAdvantage® Executive World Elite™ Mastercard® offers an enormous sign-up bonus of 50,000 AAdvantage® bonus miles when you spend $5,000 in the first 3 months, as well as some generous rewards and benefits when you fly American Airlines.

This card is made of metal. If you have an older plastic version, you can call the number on the back to request a new metal card.

There is a $450 annual fee and no foreign transaction fees for this card.

Card Quick Facts

Card Quick Facts

  • For a limited time, earn 50,000 AAdvantage® bonus miles after making $5,000 in purchases in the first 3 months of account opening*
  • Admirals Club® membership for you and up to 10 authorized users
  • 10,000 Elite Qualifying Miles from American Airlines after $40,000 spent in purchases each calendar year*
  • Receive a statement credit, up to $100 every 5 years, as reimbursement for your application fee for Global Entry or TSA Pre✔®*
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees on purchases*
  • Earn 2 AAdvantage® miles for every $1 spent on eligible American Airlines and US Airways purchases and 1 AAdvantage® mile for every $1 spent on other purchases*
  • First checked bag is free on domestic American Airlines and US Airways itineraries for you and up to eight companions traveling with you on the same reservation*

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Card Details



  • 2X AAdvantage® miles for every dollar spent on eligible American Airlines purchases
  • 1X AAdvantage® mile for every dollar spent on all other purchases

Introductory Bonus

  • 50,000 AAdvantage® bonus miles when you spend $5,000 in the first 3 months
Card Stats

Card Stats

Annual Fee $450
Additional Cards Annual Fee $0 for 10 cards
Regular Purchase APR 17.99–25.99% Variable
Intro Purchase APR -
Foreign Transaction Fee None
Chip Technology Chip-and-Signature & Chip-and-PIN
Minimum Credit Limit -
Maximum Credit Limit -
Free Credit Score No
Penalty APR Up to 29.99% Variable
Late Fee Up to $39
Returned Payment Fee Up to $39
Balance Transfers

Balance Transfers

Intro Balance Transfer APR -
Regular Balance Transfer APR 17.99–25.99% Variable
Balance Transfer Fee 3%, $5 minimum
Cash Advances

Cash Advances

Cash Advance APR 27.49% Variable
Cash Advance Fee 5%, $10 minimum

Card Benefits

Check your card’s Guide to Benefits to learn the specific benefits your card offers and how to access them.

  • Admirals Club® Membership

    Free access to Admirals Club® airport lounges for you and your immediate family or two traveling companions. This extends to up to 10 authorized users. Certain lounges may be off-limits to authorized users.

  • Fee Credit for Global Entry or TSA Pre✓®

    Get a credit for the application fee of either Global Entry ($100) or TSA Pre✓ ($85) once every five years

  • Enhanced Airport Experience

    Priority check-in, airport screening (where available) and early boarding when flying on domestic American Airlines flights.

  • 24/7 Concierge Service

    Call for non-emergency help at any time.

  • First Checked Bag Free on Domestic Flights

    For you and up to eight traveling companions.

  • 25% Savings On Eligible In-flight Purchases

    The 25% discount will be applied to in-flight purchases of food and beverages only

  • Reduced Mileage Awards

    Get discounted travel for round trip (7,500 miles off) and one-way flights (3,750 miles off)

  • Elite Qualifying Miles

    Earn 10,000 Elite Qualifying Miles after spending $40,000 on purchases in a given year

  • World Elite MasterCard Benefits

    You will be provided with a list of benefits available to you once you get approved for your card.

  • Purchase Protection

    $0 Liability – you are completely protected from unauthorized charges on your account.

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