If for whatever reason you are unable to fly with American Airlines, you can easily cancel your reservation in accordance with their refund policy. Within a short time, your money will be returned to your original mode of payment. Additionally, in accordance with American Airlines refund policy for non refundable tickets, you can only cancel and receive a refund if you do so within 24 hours of booking; The price of the ticket will be forfeited otherwise. In contrast, if you have a refundable ticket, you can cancel it and receive a refund as long as you do so before the flight’s departure. You may easily fill out a form to request your refund from American Airlines if you didn’t receive one in accordance with their refund policy.