New Airline Routes

WestJet Begins Winnipeg-Hamilton Route

WestJet Begins Winnipeg-Hamilton Route

WestJet announced the launch of new thrice-weekly service between Winnipeg and Hamilton, Canada.
Flights from Hamilton, through April 27, are scheduled to depart at 7:20 a.m. and arrive in Winnipeg at 8:58 a.m. Beginning April 30, flights will depart at 3 p.m. and arrive at 4:31 p.m.
Flights will depart Winnipeg at 10 a.m. and arrive in Hamilton at 1:32 p.m. through April 27. Beginning April 30, flights will depart an hour …

Hawaiian Airlines to Connect Lihue with Kona

Hawaiian Airlines to Connect Lihue with Kona

Hawaiian Airlines announced that it will begin new daily service between Lihue Airport on Kauai and Kona International Airport on the island of Hawaii on March 12.
Flights will depart Kona at 9:38 a.m. and arrive in Lihue at 10:36 a.m. From Lihue, flights are scheduled to depart at 3:44 p.m. and arrive in Kona at 4:44 p.m.
At 263 miles (423 kilometers), the route will be Hawaiian Airlines’ longest flight between …

Aeromexico to Add Additional Flights to Honduras and Nicaragua

Aeromexico to Add Additional Flights to Honduras and Nicaragua

Aeromexico announced the addition of a second daily flight between Mexico City and San Pedro Sula, Honduras.
In addition, the carrier is set to launch a second daily flight between the Mexican capital and Managua, Nicaragua on February 7.
The additional flight to San Pedro Sula departs Mexico City at 3:30 p.m. and arrives at 5:51 p.m. Return flights will depart at 7:25 p.m. and arrive at 9:50 p.m.
New flights between Mexico …

Delta to Launch Service to Seven New Cities including Milwaukee, Nashville, and Kaua’i from Seattle

Delta to Launch Service to Seven New Cities including Milwaukee, Nashville, and Kaua’i from Seattle

Delta Air Lines announced that it will add service to seven new destinations from Seattle this year. In addition, the carrier said that it plans to expand existing service to some cities from the northwestern city.
Delta will begin new daily flights to Milwaukee on March 9, followed by three daily flights to Eugene, Oregon on April 1. These routes will be followed by daily service to Nashville and Raleigh on …

Alaska to Begin Service from Portland to Four New Cities

Alaska to Begin Service from Portland to Four New Cities

Alaska Airlines announced that it plans to launch new flights from Portland, Oregon this summer. The carrier will begin seasonal service to Philadelphia, Milwaukee, and Baltimore, as well as year-round service to Albuquerque.
Flights to the City of Brotherly Love will commence on May 22, and be operated using Boeing 737 aircraft.
This will be followed by service to Milwaukee on June 5. The carrier will use Embraer E175 aircraft on the …

Alaska Airlines Launches First West Coast-Havana Route

Alaska Airlines Launches First West Coast-Havana Route

Alaska Airlines announced the beginning of new service to Havana, Cuba from Los Angeles.
The service, which will be operated daily, will originate and end in Seattle.
Flights are scheduled to depart Seattle at 5 a.m. and arrive in Los Angeles at 7:39 a.m., where they will continue on to Havana at 8:50 a.m., arriving at 4:55 p.m. From Havana, flights will depart at 5:55 p.m. and arrive in Los Angeles at …

Hainan Airlines Launches Shenzhen-Auckland Route

Hainan Airlines Launches Shenzhen-Auckland Route

Hainan Airlines announced new service between Shenzhen, China, and Auckland, New Zealand.
The new route will be operated thrice weekly using Airbus A330 aircraft.
Flights are scheduled to depart Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport at 1:55 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, and arrive at Auckland Airport at 6:30 a.m. the next morning. From Auckland, flights will depart at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, arriving in Shenzhen at 3:25 p.m.
Auckland is …