American Express Middle East and North Africa (AEME) has added three new global airline partners, British Airways, Air France and KLM, to its loyalty program membership rewards.

With this, the total number of airline partners added to the rewards program in the region reaches to 11. The membership rewards program is available for Centurion and Platinum cardmembers and upon enrolment for Gold Credit, Green, Gold and Corporate cardmembers.

Mazin Khoury, VP of AEME, said: “The American Express Cardmembership is synonymous with exclusive privileges, of which our membership rewards program is a hallmark benefit that provides cardmembers the choice and flexibility to earn rewards that enhance their premium lifestyles. Our strategic focus in continuing to grow and enhancing the loyalty program is a key objective for American Express.”

Hamad Hassani, membership rewards manager at AEME, said: “Cardmembers can benefit from unparalleled choice and flexibility offered by the program and can redeem points towards life enriching experiences, whether it is a weekend getaway, a holiday overseas, a long sought after gift or a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

“And unlike other loyalty programs out there, Membership Rewards points don’t expire and there’s no limit to the amount of points one can accumulate.”

Other airline partners of the rewards program include: British Airways (BA Miles), Air France (Flying Blue), KLM (Flying Blue), Cathay Pacific (Asia Miles), EgyptAir (EgyptAir Plus), Etihad Airways (Etihad Guest), Gulf Air (Frequent Flyer), Iberia Airlines (Iberia Plus), Qatar Airways (Privilege Club) Royal Jordanian (Royal Plus), and Air Partner (for Centurion Cardmembers only).