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Singapore Airlines to Add San Francisco Non-Stop as Part of U.S. Expansion

Singapore Airlines to Add San Francisco Non-Stop as Part of U.S. Expansion

Singapore Airlines announced plans to expand, starting later this year, the number of flights it offers to the United States.
The airline plans to add a non-stop flight from San Francisco to Singapore and will add a second daily service from Los Angeles. The additional daily non-stop San Francisco service will launch October 23, 2016 using Airbus A350-900 aircraft. The flight, approximately 8,451 miles (13,600 kilometers), will be the longest offered …

Virgin America Launches LAX-Maui Flights

Virgin America Launches LAX-Maui Flights

Virgin America announced the launch of new non-stop service from Los Angeles, California, to Maui, Hawaii. The carrier will operate the service daily, using Airbus A320 aircraft.
Flights will depart Los Angeles International Airport at 9:35 a.m. and arrive at Kahului Airport in Maui at 12:25 p.m. From Maui, flights will depart at 1:40 p.m. and arrive in Los Angeles at 9:55 p.m.
Virgin America’s A320s are equipped with eight seats in …

Dream Hotels to Open Six New Hotels

Dream Hotels to Open Six New Hotels

Dream Hotel Group announced that it plans to open six new properties by 2019, including the hotel company’s first property in the Middle East.
Scheduled to open this September, the Dream Hollywood in Los Angeles will have 179 guestrooms and suites, as well as an 11,000-square-foot (1,021-square-meter) rooftop.
Dream Nashville is expected to open by mid-2018, and will have 169 guestrooms. This will be followed by the Dream Dallas, which will offer 260 …

Alaska and Japan Airlines Launch New Partnership

Alaska and Japan Airlines Launch New Partnership

Alaska Airlines announced that it will begin a new codeshare agreement with Japan Airlines on June 29. The two will codeshare on various routes, while members of each airline’s loyalty program will be able to earn miles on flights of the other.
Beginning June 29,, Alaska Airlines will be able to place its code on JAL flights from the Japanese carrier’s North American gateway cities of San Diego, Los Angeles, San …

Delta Shuttle Service to Link Seattle to San Francisco, Los Angeles

Delta Shuttle Service to Link Seattle to San Francisco, Los Angeles

Delta Air Lines announced that it plans to launch new Delta Shuttle service between Seattle and both San Francisco and Los Angeles on May 11. The flights will complement the carrier’s West Coast shuttle service between San Francisco and Los Angeles.
Delta will offer eight daily peak-day shuttle service flights between Seattle and the two California cities, as well as an additional two daily flights to Los Angeles beginning May 23.
Delta …

Virgin America Begins Daily Los Angeles-Honolulu Flights

Virgin America Begins Daily Los Angeles-Honolulu Flights

Virgin America announced the launch of new daily, non-stop service between Los Angeles and Honolulu. The carrier will operate the flights using Airbus A320 aircraft.
Flights will depart Los Angeles International Airport at 10:35 a.m. and arrive at Honolulu International Airport at 1:25 p.m. From Honolulu, flights are scheduled to depart at 2:25 p.m. and arrive in Los Angeles at 10:55 p.m.
Additionally, Virgin America said that it will begin new daily …

New Aloft Hotel Opens Near LAX

New Aloft Hotel Opens Near LAX

Starwood Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of a new Aloft property one from Los Angeles International Airport. The Aloft El Segundo – Los Angeles Airport is the first Aloft brand property to open in Los Angeles County.
The hotel has 246 guestrooms, each with complimentary Wi-Fi. Over 1,400 square feet (130 square meters) of meeting and event space is also available.
Guests can dine at the brand’s signature W XYZ Bar, …