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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, …

American, Alaska to Increase Codeshare Partnership

American, Alaska to Increase Codeshare Partnership

American Airlines announced that it plans to expand its codeshare agreement with Alaska Airlines later this month.
Starting April 28, American will place its code on 11 additional routes operated by Alaska Airlines, while Alaska will place its code on 127 American Airlines-operated flights beginning May 15.
Alaska flights with an American code will include service from Los Angeles to destinations such as Baltimore and Salt Lake City, as well as from Seattle …

JetBlue Expected to Add Mint Premium Service to Additional Routes

JetBlue Expected to Add Mint Premium Service to Additional Routes

JetBlue Airways, which recently lost the bidding war for Virgin America Airways, is continuing to expand its premium service, Mint, to new markets.
The New York-based carrier is expected to announce to add Mint to several routes including from Los Angeles and San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, as well as linking Las Vegas and New York, San Diego with New York and Boston, and Seattle with New York and Boston.
Mint …

Southwest Begins Service to Liberia, Costa Rica from LAX

Southwest Begins Service to Liberia, Costa Rica from LAX

Southwest Airlines announced the launch of new daily, non-stop service between Los Angeles and Liberia, Costa Rica. The carrier will operate the route using Boeing 737-700 aircraft.
Flights will depart Los Angeles International Airport at 2:40 p.m. and arrive at Liberia’s Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport at 9:10 p.m. From Liberia, flights are scheduled to depart at 9:15 a.m. and arrive in Los Angeles at 2:15 p.m.
Southwest’s Boeing 737-700 cabins are …