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How To Pitch: American Way

With 24 issues a year, this in-flight pub is the place to pitch features

By Kate Parham - December 26, 2012
Circulation: 3.5 million readers worldwide
Frequency: Biweekly, published on the 1st and 15th of each month
Special issues: The "Road Warrior" issue (Jan. 15) is a mainstay for American Way. It's a contest where frequent travelers try to compete and to see who has the best tips, and who has traveled the most.

Background: American Way is a general interest in-flight magazine for American Airlines that began in the winter of 1966. Fort Worth-based AA Publishing prints American Way, along with Celebrated Living, a luxury in-flight magazine for its first and business class passengers, and Spanish-written Nexos. "We make our stories appeal to a wide range of travelers," said executive editor Adam Pitluk. "Our readers are a 50/50 male to female ratio, so we try to be something for everybody."...

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