New Airline Routes

Air China to Launch New International Flights to Zurich, Jakarta, Los Angeles

Air China to Launch New International Flights to Zurich, Jakarta, Los Angeles

Air China announced that it plans to begin five new international routes in May.
The carrier will link Beijing with Zurich, Switzerland and Astana, Kazakhstan, as well as begin service from Shanghai to Barcelona.
Air China will also begin a Beijing-Jakarta route.
In addition, the carrier plans to launch flights from Shenzhen to Los Angeles.
Last November, Air China began new international service between Chengdu and Sydney, marking the first ever non-stop route between …

American to Launch Flights Between Charlotte and the Bahamas

American to Launch Flights Between Charlotte and the Bahamas

American Airlines announced that it plans to begin new service to the Bahamas this summer.
The carrier will launch flights between Charlotte, North Carolina and George Town, located on the island of Great Exuma, on June 3.
The carrier will offer the service once a week.
Exuma is a district of the Bahamas, and consists of over 365 islands. George Town is the capital and largest city of the district, with a population …

Norwegian to Launch 10 New Routes from U.K., Ireland to U.S. This Summer

Norwegian to Launch 10 New Routes from U.K., Ireland to U.S. This Summer

Norwegian Air announced details of its transatlantic expansion plans following the approval for the carrier’s Irish subsidiary to operate flights to and from the United States last December. The permit allows Norwegian Air International to operate flights to the United States from Ireland and other parts of the European Union.
This summer, the airline plans to begin ten new routes from the United Kingdom and Ireland to the East Coast of …

Brussels Airlines to Begin Flights to Mumbai, Various European Cities

Brussels Airlines to Begin Flights to Mumbai, Various European Cities

Brussels Airlines announced that it plans to launch service to Mumbai, India, on March 30. In addition, the carrier’s summer schedule will include new European destinations, as well as increased service to existing destinations.
On March 30, the carrier will begin five weekly flights to Mumbai. The airline will also increase service to Abidjan, Ivory Coast, from six to seven flights a week, and relaunch its service to Washington, D.C., with …

Air China to Launch Shanghai-Barcelona Flights

Air China to Launch Shanghai-Barcelona Flights

Air China announced that it plans to begin new service between Shanghai and Barcelona, Spain, on May 5. The carrier will operate the route three times a week.
Flights will depart Barcelona-El Prat Airport at 12:30 p.m. and arrive in Shanghai Pudong International Airport at 6:40 a.m. the next morning. Flights from Shanghai to Barcelona will depart at 12:30 a.m. and arrive at 8 a.m. the same day.
The airline will operate …

Aeromexico to Introduce Mexico City-Detroit, Guadalajara-San Jose Service

Aeromexico to Introduce Mexico City-Detroit, Guadalajara-San Jose Service

Aeromexico announced that it plans to launch new daily flights between Mexico City and Detroit on April 1. In addition, the carrier will begin a Guadalajara-San Jose, California route on July 1.
Flights to Detroit from Mexico City will depart at 9:01 a.m. and arrive at 2:20 p.m. From Detroit, flights are scheduled to depart at 3:335 p.m. and arrive back in Mexico City at 7:05 p.m.
Aeromexico will operate its service …

Hainan Airlines to Link Los Angeles with Chengdu and Chongqing, China

Hainan Airlines to Link Los Angeles with Chengdu and Chongqing, China

Hainan Airlines announced that it plans to launch new service to Los Angeles from both Chengdu and Chongqing next March. The carrier will operate both new routes twice weekly.
Flights will depart Los Angeles International Airport bound for Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport at 12:45 a.m. on Mondays and Thursdays, arriving at 6:35 a.m. the next morning. From Chengdu, flights are scheduled to depart at 9:10 p.m. on Wednesdays and Sundays and …