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American Airlines to Launch New Miami-Haiti Route

American Airlines to Launch New Miami-Haiti Route

American Airlines announced it will begin new daily service between Miami, Florida, and Cap-Haïtien, the second largest city in Haiti, on October 2.  The service will operate using Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
Flights are scheduled to depart from Miami International Airport at 9:50 a.m. and arrive at Hugo Chavez International Airport in Cap-Haïtien at 11:50 a.m.  Flights from Cap-Haïtien will depart at 2:00 p.m. and arrive in Miami at 3:59 p.m.
American’s 737-800s …

Cathay Pacific to Increase Number of Weekly Flights Between Chicago, Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific to Increase Number of Weekly Flights Between Chicago, Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific announced it will add three additional weekly flights to its Chicago-Hong Kong route beginning August 2.  The extra flights will complement the airline’s existing daily service between the two cities, and will bring the total number of weekly departures from seven to ten.
The new flights are scheduled to depart Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport at 1:15 a.m. on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and arrive at Hong Kong International Airport …

KLM to Launch New Amsterdam-Bogotá-Cali Service

KLM to Launch New Amsterdam-Bogotá-Cali Service

KLM announced it will begin new service between the Netherlands and Colombia on March 31, 2015.  The airline will offer three weekly flights between the two countries, which will originate in Amsterdam and arrive in Bogotá, and then continue on to Cali, the third largest city in Colombia, before returning to Amsterdam.
Flights will operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, departing Amsterdam at 12:30 p.m. and arriving in Bogotá at 4:25 …

Air Canada Rouge to Launch Seasonal Vancouver-Palm Springs Flights

Air Canada Rouge to Launch Seasonal Vancouver-Palm Springs Flights

Air Canada rouge, a regional subsidiary of Air Canada, announced it will begin non-stop seasonal service between Vancouver and Palm Springs, California, on December 18.  The service will run through April 12 of next year, and will operate three times a week using Airbus A319 aircraft.
Flights will depart Vancouver at 11:10 a.m. on Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and arrive in Palm Springs at 1:51 p.m.  Flights from Palm Springs will …

WestJet Encore to Begin Toronto-Fredericton Flights

WestJet Encore to Begin Toronto-Fredericton Flights

WestJet Encore, a low cost carrier and subsidiary of WestJet, announced it will launch new non-stop service between Toronto and Fredericton, a city in Northeastern Canada in the province of New Brunswick, on April 15 of next year. The service will operate twice daily, using WestJet’s Bombardier Q400 aircraft, which are configured to hold 78 passengers in an all-coach, 3-3 layout
Flights are scheduled to depart Toronto at 8:00 a.m. and …

Norwegian to Launch Four New Routes from London Gatwick

Norwegian to Launch Four New Routes from London Gatwick

Norwegian Air Shuttle announced it will begin service from London Gatwick to four new destinations later this year.  The carrier will launch new routes to Portugal and Spain in the fall, and new routes to the French and Austrian Alps in the winter.
Beginning October 28, Norwegian will offer twice-weekly flights from London Gatwick to Madeira Airport on the Portuguese Island of Madeira in the Atlantic Ocean.  Flights will operate on …

Etihad Begins Abu Dhabi-Hong Kong Service

Etihad Begins Abu Dhabi-Hong Kong Service

Etihad Airways announced the launch of new service between Abu Dhabi and Hong Kong.  Flights operate four times a week, using Airbus A330-200 aircraft.
From Abu Dhabi, flights depart at 9:40 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, and arrive in Hong Kong at 9:40 a.m. the next day.  Flights from Hong Kong to Abu Dhabi depart at 7:20 p.m. and arrive at 11:50 p.m., on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays.
Etihad’s …