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Alaska Airlines Begins Mexico City Flights from San Francisco, Los Angeles

Alaska Airlines Begins Mexico City Flights from San Francisco, Los Angeles

Alaska Airlines announced the launch of new service to Mexico City from both San Francisco and Los Angeles. The carrier will operate both routes daily, and will add a second daily Los Angeles-Mexico City flight on November 6.
Flights from San Francisco will depart San Francisco International Airport at 9:55 a.m. and arrive at Benito Juarez International Airport at 4:20 p.m. From Mexico City, flights are scheduled to depart at 3:15 …

Hong Kong Airlines to Begin Hong-Kong-Los Angeles Service

Hong Kong Airlines to Begin Hong-Kong-Los Angeles Service

Hong Kong Airlines announced that it will launch new service between Hong Kong and Los Angeles on December 18.
The carrier will initially operate the route four days a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, and will increase to daily service on January 16, 2018.
Flights will depart Hong Kong International Airport at 12:10 p.m. and arrive at Los Angeles International Airport at 8:55 a.m. From Los Angeles, flights are scheduled …

Delta to Begin Los Angeles-Mexico City Route

Delta to Begin Los Angeles-Mexico City Route

Delta Air Lines announced that it plans to launch daily service between Los Angeles and Mexico City on December 1. The carrier previously operated the route, but discontinued it in 2005.
Flights are scheduled to depart Los Angeles International Airport at 9:30 a.m. an arrive at Mexico City International Airport at 3:10 p.m. Flights from the Mexican capital to Los Angeles will depart at 4:30 p.m. and arrive at 7 p.m.
Delta …

Xiamen Airlines Begins Xiamen-Los Angeles Flights

Xiamen Airlines Begins Xiamen-Los Angeles Flights

Xiamen Airlines announced the launch of new service between Xiamen, China and Los Angeles. The route is the carrier’s third route to the United States, and its fourth to North America.
Flights will depart Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport at 8 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays, arriving at Los Angeles International Airport at 6 p.m. From Los Angeles, flights are scheduled to depart at 12:15 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, …

American Airlines to Upgrade and Increase Presence at Los Angeles International Airport

American Airlines to Upgrade and Increase Presence at Los Angeles International Airport

American Airlines, the world’s largest carrier, announced Friday plans to expand its presence at Los Angeles International Airport and invest $1.6 billion in its terminals.
The airline signed a letter of intent Friday with Los Angeles World Airports, which operates LAX, in which American commits to making substantial improvements to Terminals 4 and 5 over the next 15 years.
Plans for the upgraded facilities include unified passenger check-in and baggage claim areas, …

United to Launch Los Angeles-Singapore Route

United to Launch Los Angeles-Singapore Route

United Airlines announced that it will launch new, daily service between Los Angeles and Singapore on October 27. At 8,700 miles (14,001 kilometers), the route will be the longest scheduled non-stop service to or from the United States.
Flights are scheduled to depart Los Angeles International Airport at 8:55 p.m. and arrive at Singapore Changi Airport at 6:50 a.m. two days later. Flights from Singapore to Los Angeles will depart at …

Delta One Business Class Los Angeles-New York JFK – Flight Review

Sometimes, airlines do hold flights for connecting passengers. To find out how I know, keep reading.
My travel companion and I were on our way back from Kona and planning to connect to Delta’s first LAX-JFK non-stop. The flight to New York was scheduled to start boarding at 5:25 a.m. with a 6:05 departure. This means the gate agent would close the door at around 5:55. Meanwhile, our flight from Kona …