New Airline Routes

Hong Kong Airlines Begins Hong Kong-Sapporo Route

Hong Kong Airlines Begins Hong Kong-Sapporo Route

Hong Kong Airlines announced the launch of service between Hong Kong and Sapporo, Japan on Friday.  The carrier will operate the service five times a week.
Flights depart Hong Kong at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, and at 12:00 p.m. on Fridays, and arrive in Sapporo at 2:55 p.m. and 5:30 p.m., respectively.  From Sapporo, flights depart at 3:55 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, and at …

Air Canada Begins New Seasonal Service Between Toronto and Mont-Tremblant, Quebec

Air Canada Begins New Seasonal Service Between Toronto and Mont-Tremblant, Quebec

Air Canada announced the launch of new seasonal service between Toronto and Mont-Tremblant in Quebec, Canada on Thursday.  Air Canada Express will operate the flights, which will continue through March 30, 2015.
Flights run four times a week, on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.
The Canadian flag carrier will operate the route using Bombardier Q400 aircraft that are equipped with 74 seats.
Last week, Air Canada announced it would begin new service between …

Virgin America Begins Seasonal JFK-Fort Lauderdale Route

Virgin America Begins Seasonal JFK-Fort Lauderdale Route

Virgin American announced the launch of new daily seasonal service between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Thursday.  In addition, the airline said that it will be adding a second weekly flight to its seasonal service between JFK and Palm Springs, California.
Flights to Fort Lauderdale depart at 8:00 a.m. and arrive at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport at 11:05 a.m.  Flights from Fort Lauderdale to …

JetBlue Inaugurates Three New Routes to Florida from Washington Reagan

JetBlue Inaugurates Three New Routes to Florida from Washington Reagan

JetBlue Airways announced the launch of three new routes from Washington Reagan National Airport on Thursday.  The airline now offers service to Fort Myers, West Palm Beach, and Jacksonville, Florida.
Flights to Fort Myers and West Palm Beach operate daily, although the carrier will offer twice daily service from Reagan to the two cities between December 19, 2014 and January 4, 2015 to accommodate increased travel during the holiday season.  Service …

United Announces Seasonal Frequency Increase for Chengdu, Shanghai Flights

United Announces Seasonal Frequency Increase for Chengdu, Shanghai Flights

United Airlines, which launched the first-ever non-stop service between North America and Chengdu, China earlier this year, announced that it would operate that flight on a daily basis next year from June for three months.  The Chicago-based airline also said it will add a second daily non-stop flight from San Francisco to Shanghai.
Daily non-stop service to Chengdu will operate from June 4 through September 1, 2015.  Currently, United offers the …

Aeromexico to Launch Toronto-Mexico City Route

Aeromexico to Launch Toronto-Mexico City Route

Aeromexico announced it will begin new service between Toronto, Canada, and Mexico City, Mexico, on May 4, 2015.  The carrier will operate the daily service using Boeing 737-700 aircraft.
Flights are scheduled to depart Toronto at 8:30 a.m. and arrive in Mexico City at 12:35 p.m.  From Mexico City, flights will depart at 1:06 a.m., and arrive in Toronto at 6:46 a.m.
Aeromexico’s 737-700 cabins are configured with 124 seats, including 12 …

Air Canada to Launch Flights Between Toronto and Dubai in 2015

Air Canada to Launch Flights Between Toronto and Dubai in 2015

Air Canada announced it will begin new non-stop service between Toronto and Dubai on November 3, 2015.  The carrier will operate the service three times a week, using Boeing 787 Dreamliners.
Flights are scheduled to depart Toronto at 8:55 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, and arrive in Dubai at 6:40 p.m. the next day.  From Dubai, flights will depart at 11:55 p.m. on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and arrive in …