New Airline Routes

Icelandair to Launch New Route to Paris Orly

Icelandair to Launch New Route to Paris Orly

Icelandair announced that it plans to begin new service to Paris Orly Airport on March 28.
The route will complement the carrier’s flights to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport. When the new service begins, the airline will offer 23 weekly flights to the City of Light, including 17 to Charles de Gaulle and up to six to Paris Orly.
Paris Orly Airport will be the carrier’s 27th destination in Europe.
Icelandair has operated …

Virgin America to Link Los Angeles with Two Hawaii Destinations

Virgin America to Link Los Angeles with Two Hawaii Destinations

Virgin America announced that it will launch new daily flights between Los Angeles and both Honolulu and Maui on May 5 and June 4, respectively. The new routes will complement the carrier’s recently launched flights between San Francisco and the two Hawaiian cities.
Flights to Honolulu are scheduled to depart Los Angeles International Airport at 10:35 a.m. and arrive at Honolulu International Airport at 1:25p.m. From Honolulu, flights will depart at …

JetBlue to Begin Buffalo-Los Angeles Route

JetBlue to Begin Buffalo-Los Angeles Route

JetBlue Airways announced plans to launch new non-stop service between Buffalo, New York and Los Angeles on June 18. The carrier will operate the daily flights using Airbus A320 aircraft.
Flights are scheduled to depart Buffalo Niagara International Airport at 6:40 p.m. and arrive at Los Angeles International Airport at 9:06 p.m. From Los Angeles, flights will depart at 10:09 p.m. and arrive back in Buffalo at 6:05 a.m. the next …

Alaska to Link Anchorage with Spokane, Washington

Alaska to Link Anchorage with Spokane, Washington

Alaska Airlines said it plans to launch new seasonal service between Anchorage and Spokane, Washington this summer. The carrier will operate the route between June 11 and August 27, using Boeing 737 Next Generation aircraft.
Flights will depart Anchorage at 11:55 p.m. on Saturdays and will arrive in Spokane at 4:26 a.m. From Spokane, flights are scheduled to depart at 7:40 p.m., also on Saturdays, and arrive in Anchorage at 10:20 …

United Airlines to Launch Non-Stop San Francisco-Singapore Service

United Airlines to Launch Non-Stop San Francisco-Singapore Service

United Airlines announced plans to operate what will be the longest scheduled flight of any U.S. carrier, service between San Francisco and Singapore.
The new daily flight will launch June 1, 2016 and will be operated using Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft. The route will also be the longest flown by a Dreamliner and the only non-stop service linking the United States and Singapore.
Flight UA1 will depart San Francisco International Airport at …

Alaska Airlines to Offer Daily Portland-Atlanta Flights in Late Spring

Alaska Airlines to Offer Daily Portland-Atlanta Flights in Late Spring

Alaska Airlines said it plans to relaunch service between Portland, Oregon and Atlanta come June.
The route, which the Seattle-based carrier operated for 13 months several years ago, will be offered starting June 4, 2016.
Flights will depart Portland daily at 11:40 p.m. local time and arrive in Atlanta the following morning at 7:30 a.m. The return flight will leave Atlanta at 8:45 a.m. and arrive at 11:05 a.m.
The airline will operate …

Icelandair to Launch Chicago-Reykjavik Route with 767

Icelandair to Launch Chicago-Reykjavik Route with 767

Icelandair announced that it will operate a Boeing 767 instead of a Boeing 757 on its upcoming year-round service between Reykjavik and Chicago, scheduled to begin on March 16. The carrier says that the change will provide an additional 9,000 seats per year than originally planned.
Flights will depart Chicago O’Hare at 7:30 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, arriving at Keflavik International Airport in Reykjavik at 6:35 a.m. the …