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Alaska to Begin Los Angeles-Havana Route

Alaska to Begin Los Angeles-Havana Route

Alaska Airlines announced that it plans to launch new daily service to Havana, Cuba from Los Angeles on January 5, 2017.
The route will be the only service to Cuba from the West Coast of the United States.
Flights are scheduled to depart Los Angeles International Airport at 8:50 a.m. and arrive at José Martí International Airport in Havana at 4:55 p.m. Flights from Havana to Los Angeles will depart at 5:55 …

JetBlue to Begin Orlando-Los Angeles Service

JetBlue to Begin Orlando-Los Angeles Service

JetBlue Airways announced that it plans to launch new flights between Orlando and Los Angeles on January 5, 2017. The carrier will operate the route daily, using Airbus A320 aircraft.
Flights are scheduled to depart Orlando International Airport at 7:05 p.m. and arrive at Los Angeles International Airport at 9:39 p.m. From Los Angeles, flights will depart at 10:30 p.m. and arrive at 6:10 a.m. the next day.
JetBlue’s Airbus A320 aircraft …

Virgin Australia to Launch Melbourne-Los Angeles, Perth-Abu Dhabi Routes

Virgin Australia to Launch Melbourne-Los Angeles, Perth-Abu Dhabi Routes

Virgin Australia announced that it will launch new service between Melbourne, Australia, and Los Angeles on April 4 of next year. The carrier also plans to begin service between Perth and Abu Dhabi on June 9, 2017.
The airline will operate its Melbourne-Los Angeles service five times a week, using Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, while it will offer Perth-Abu Dhabi flights three times a week using Airbus A330-200 aircraft.
To make room for …

Austrian Airlines to Link Vienna with Los Angeles

Austrian Airlines to Link Vienna with Los Angeles

Austrian Airlines announced that it will launch new service between Vienna and Los Angeles on April 10, 2017. The carrier will operate the service six days a week, using Boeing 777 aircraft.
Flights will depart Vienna International Airport at 10 a.m. local time every day except Sunday, and arrive at Los Angeles International Airport at 1:30 p.m. From Los Angeles, flights will depart at 3:05 p.m. every day except Sunday as …

Norwegian to Begin Flights to Barcelona from 4 U.S. Cities

Norwegian to Begin Flights to Barcelona from 4 U.S. Cities

Norwegian Air Shuttle announced that it plans to launch new service to Barcelona from four U.S. cities next summer. The carrier will begin flights from Newark, Los Angeles, Fort Lauderdale, and Oakland in June and August 2017.
Norwegian will operate the new routes using Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft equipped with Premium and coach cabins. Seats in Premium are 19” wide and have a pitch of 46”.
Beginning June 5, Norwegian will offer …

Alaska to Operate Seattle-Los Angeles-Havana Route

Alaska to Operate Seattle-Los Angeles-Havana Route

Alaska Airlines said late Wednesday it had received the go-ahead from the U.S. Department of Transportation to start service between Los Angeles and Havana.
The Havana flight will originate in Seattle and continue from Los Angeles International Airport to José Martí International Airport. It will depart Seattle at 5 a.m. local time and arrive in Los Angeles at 7:40 a.m. The second leg will depart LAX at 8:50 a.m. and arrive …

Delta to Feature Meals from New York’s North End Grill on Transcon Flights

Delta to Feature Meals from New York’s North End Grill on Transcon Flights

Delta Air Lines announced that it will begin to offer dishes from North End Grill, Danny Meyer’s New American seafood restaurant, on westbound Delta One flights between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and both Los Angeles and San Francisco International Airports on September 1.
The menu will feature some of the restaurant’s signature dishes such as pink sea trout with turnips and pearl onions, short rib cannelloni with port, …