New Airline Routes

ANA to Add Istanbul, Milan, Moscow, Shenzhen, and Stockholm to Route Network

ANA to Add Istanbul, Milan, Moscow, Shenzhen, and Stockholm to Route Network

All Nippon Airways announced plans to add five new cities to its route network.  The list of cities includes Istanbul, Milan, Moscow, Shenzhen, and Stockholm.
The new cities will be served from Tokyo Haneda Airport and will bring the list of international cities served by the carrier to 52.
“These new routes will increase the ease and convenience for passengers flying to Japan from across the world,” said Seiichi Takahashi, a senior …

Norwegian Air to Add Flights to Europe from Chicago, Denver, Will Drop Madrid-N.Y.

Norwegian Air to Add Flights to Europe from Chicago, Denver, Will Drop Madrid-N.Y.

Norwegian Air said it plans to add new seasonal transatlantic routes to Chicago and Denver next summer, after quietly announcing plans to discontinue its New York-Rome service in March of 2020.
The Fornebu, Norway-based carrier will add non-stop flights linking Chicago O’Hare International Airport with both Paris Charles de Gaulle and Rome’s Leonardo Di Vinci airports. The Paris service will operate five times per week and will end on October 24, while …

American Airlines to Offer Non-Stop Service to Christchurch, New Zealand in 2020

American Airlines to Offer Non-Stop Service to Christchurch, New Zealand in 2020

American Airlines announced plans to offer thrice-weekly non-stop seasonal service to Christchurch, New Zealand next year.
Christchurch, located in the Southern Alps, is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Canterbury Region.
“The South Island sums up everything that our customers are looking for in New Zealand – adventure, culture and wildlife found no where else,’ said Vasu Raja, the airline’s senior vice president …

Air New Zealand and United Airlines Announces Non-Stop to New York

Air New Zealand and United Airlines Announces Non-Stop to New York

Air New Zealand, in conjunction with its joint-venture partner United Airlines, announced it will offer non-stop thrice-weekly service from Auckland to the New York metropolitan area starting in October 2020.
The news comes ten months after the launch of service between Auckland and Chicago.
The non-stop trip to Newark Liberty International Airport will cut down travel time from New Zealand to the East Coast of the United States by three hours, the …

American Airlines to Add Boston-London Service, Increase Frequencies on 3 South American Flights

American Airlines to Add Boston-London Service, Increase Frequencies on 3 South American Flights

American Airlines plans to offer new daily service from Boston to London and increased service from Miami to Lima, Peru; Santiago, Chile; and São Paulo, Brazil.
The new non-stop service to London’s Heathrow Airport will begin on March 29, 2020, with an evening departure from Boston and an early morning return.  American will operate the flight using Boeing 777-200 aircraft with 37 fully lie-flat seats in its Flagship Business business-class cabin …

American Airlines to Launch Non-Stop Service from Dallas/Fort Worth to Tokyo’s Haneda Airport

American Airlines to Launch Non-Stop Service from Dallas/Fort Worth to Tokyo’s Haneda Airport

American Airlines will inaugurate service linking Tokyo’s Haneda International Airport with its hub at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport next March.
The airline currently operates two flights from Dallas to Tokyo’s Narita International Airport, one flight from Los Angeles International Airport to Narita, and one from Los Angles to Haneda.
With the launch of the DFW-Haneda service, American and its joint-venture partner Japan Airlines will operate a total of five daily non-stop flights …

Air Canada to Begin Montreal-Bogota Service Next Year

Air Canada to Begin Montreal-Bogota Service Next Year

Air Canada announced that it plans to offer new thrice-weekly service to Bogota from Montreal on June 2 next year.
Flights will depart Montreal at 10:45 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, arriving in Bogota at 4:14 a.m. the next morning. Return flights will depart Bogota at 9 p.m. on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, arriving in Montreal at 4:20 p.m.
The carrier will operate the route using Air Canada Rouge Boeing 767-300ER …