American Announces New Domestic and International Service
American Airlines announced that it will launch new service to European, Asian, Latin American, and domestic destinations. Included in the new routes will be Lima, Peru; Dusseldorf, Germany; and Dublin, Ireland; as well as the airline’s fist ever service to Seoul, South Korea.
On April 11, 2013, subject to government approval, American Airlines will begin new daily service between Chicago O’Hare and Dusseldorf, Germany. The airline will codeshare with airberlin on the service. Flights will depart from Chicago at 5 p.m. and arrive in Dusseldorf at 8:15 a.m. the next day, and depart from Dusseldorf at 12:10 p.m., and arrive in Chicago at 2:20 p.m. The new service will operate using Boeing 767-300 aircraft.
American will also add a second new European service, between New York’s JFK and Dublin, Ireland. Service will be daily, and will operate using Boeing 757-200 aircraft. Beginning June 12, 2013, subject to government approval, flights will depart from New York at 6:55 p.m. and arrive in Dublin at 6:55 a.m. the next day, and depart from Dublin at 9 a.m., and arrive in New York at 11:30 a.m.
Beginning on April 2, 2013, American will also add daily service to Lima, Peru, from its hub at Dallas/Fort Worth. Flights will operate using Boeing 757 aircraft, and will depart from DFW at 5:30 p.m. and arrive in Lima at 12:25 a.m. the next day, and depart from Lima at 2 a.m., and arrive at DFW at 9:15 a.m.
The airline will also add its first ever service to Seoul, South Korea, from its Dallas/Fort Worth hub, set to begin on May 9, 2013, subject to government approval. Operating daily, flights will depart from DFW at 10:30 a.m. and arrive in Seoul (ICN) at 3 p.m. the next day, and depart from ICN at 5 p.m., and arrive at DFW at 4:20 p.m. The service will operate using Boeing 777-200 aircraft.
In addition, American will also offer new domestic service, beginning February 14, 2013, from DFW to Beaumont/Port Arthur, Texas, Columbia, Missouri, and Fargo, North Dakota, as well as from Chicago O’Hare to Columbia, Missouri.