Who is American Airlines Credit Union?MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AND ELIGIBILITY At American Airlines Federal Credit Union, when you’re a member, you’re also an owner, becoming part of a member-owned, not-for-profit cooperative financial institution. The Credit Union was founded in 1936 by a small group of Chicago American Airlines employees who envisioned a place where employees and their family members could assist each other. That original plan has flourished. Today, American Airlines Credit Union has more than 313,000 member-owners. And as a memberowner, you share in our success. That’s why we’re especially committed to bringing you more choices, more options and a higher level of service.How can we help?WHO’S ELIGIBLE FOR MEMBERSHIP? Our Credit Union is open to anyone working in the air transportation industry* and their families. This includes:All active and retired employees of American Airlines and its subsidiaries.Employees who work in the air transportation industry such as: airline employees; employees who work directly in administration, regulation or security for airports, airlines or air transportation, such as TSA, FAA and others.Families: Member-owners can sponsor membership for their spouse, children, parents, siblings, grandparents, grandchildren and permanent household members with same physical address.BECOME A MEMBER! Interested in becoming a member? Visit Join.AACreditUnion.org and apply online or simply fill out the attached form and mail it in.