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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 …

Starwood Capital Group to Rebrand West Hollywood Hotel

Starwood Capital Group to Rebrand West Hollywood Hotel

Starwood Capital Group announced the acquisition of the Jeremy Hotel in on Sunset Boulevard in West Hollywood, California and plans to rebrand it into the 1 West Hollywood.
The Jeremy, which will open next month, will have 286 guestrooms, including 50 suites. A pool and fitness center will also be located on the premises.
The hotel will have approximately 10,000 square feet (929 square meters) of meeting and event space, as well …

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, …

Lufthansa to Add More Destinations from Frankfurt, Munich

Lufthansa to Add More Destinations from Frankfurt, Munich

Lufthansa announced that it plans to offer new flights from both Frankfurt and Munich next summer, as well as increase its flights to existing destinations.
The carrier will begin service between Frankfurt and San Diego next year, with five weekly flights between the two cities.
From Munich, Lufthansa plans to begin new service to Los Angeles, Hong Kong, and Beijing. The carrier will use Airbus A380 aircraft to operate the new routes.
In …

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, …