Cancel Your Flight Within 24 Hours and Get Your Miles Back
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Newer rules from the Department of Transportation have made it so you can cancel any flight within 24 hours and get a refund-even if your flight is "nonrefundable." Fortunately, many airlines, including American Airlines, apply this policy to tickets purchased with miles, too.