New Airline Routes

American to Increase Service on London Heathrow-LAX Route

American to Increase Service on London Heathrow-LAX Route

American Airlines announced it will add an extra daily flight on its route between London Heathrow and Los Angeles International Airport beginning March 28 of next year.  The new flight will operate using a Boeing 777-300ER.
The flight will be in addition to American’s existing daily service between the two cities, as well as its joint business partner British Airways’ twice daily service between London Heathrow and LAX.
American’s Boeing 777-300ERs are …

JetBlue Begins Four New Routes From Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue Begins Four New Routes From Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue Airways announced the launch of four new routes from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.  The carrier now offers daily flights from the Florida airport to Pittsburgh, Las Vegas, and Cartagena, Colombia, as well as twice daily service to Jacksonville, Florida.
Flights to Pittsburgh depart Fort Lauderdale at 6:10 p.m. and arrive at 8:49 p.m., with flights from Pittsburgh to Fort Lauderdale departing at 7:10 a.m. and arriving at 9:54 a.m.
Flights from …

Virgin America Begins LaGuardia-Dallas Love Field Flights

Virgin America Begins LaGuardia-Dallas Love Field Flights

Virgin America announced the launch of new service between New York’s LaGuardia Airport and Dallas Love Field.  Flights operate four times daily.
From New York, flights depart at 7:00 a.m., 11:55 a.m., 3:45 p.m., and 6:30 p.m., and arrive in Dallas at 9:55 a.m., 2:50 p.m., 6:40 p.m., and 9:25 p.m., respectively.  Flights from Dallas depart at 7:00 a.m., 10:45 a.m., 1:25 p.m., and 4:40 p.m., and arrive in New York …

Flybe Begins Flights at London City Airport

Flybe Begins Flights at London City Airport

Flybe, an English low-cost regional carrier, announced the launch of operations at London City Airport.  The carrier will offer daily service with Bombardier Q400 aircraft to and from the airport.
The airline operates over 180 routes to over 60 European airports.  From London City Airport, the carrier will serve Edinburgh, Belfast, Dublin, Inverness, and Exeter.
Flybe’s Q400 are outfitted with 78 seats.  The planes were acquired under a sublease from Republic Airways …

United to Launch Four New Routes this Month

United to Launch Four New Routes this Month

United Airlines announced it will begin four new routes next week.
On October 26, the carrier will begin new service between Los Angeles and Melbourne, Australia.  The flights will operate six times a week, using Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft configured with 48 seats in first class, and 204 in economy, including 88 in United Economy Plus, the airline’s premium economy lite section.  The new Los Angeles-Melbourne route will be the carrier’s …

Etihad to Add Flights to Upcoming Abu Dhabi-Dallas/Fort Worth Service

Etihad to Add Flights to Upcoming Abu Dhabi-Dallas/Fort Worth Service

Etihad Airways announced it will increase its flights on its Abu Dhabi-Dallas/Fort Worth route next April. The new service, set to begin on December 3 of this year, was first announced by the airline last December.
When it first begins this year, the service will operate three times a week, on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, expanding to seven times a week on April 16, 2015, with the additional flights set to …

TAME Airlines Launches New Quito-Fort Lauderdale Flights

TAME Airlines Launches New Quito-Fort Lauderdale Flights

 
TAME Airlines announced the launch of new service between Quito, Ecuador and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport last week.
The new service operates daily, with flights departing Quito at 2:15 a.m. and arriving in Fort Lauderdale at 7:15 a.m., and flights from Fort Lauderdale to Quito departing at 9:00 a.m. and arriving at 12:00 p.m.
The airline uses an Airbus 320, able to seat 162 passengers, and an Airbus 319, with a capacity …