New Airline Routes

JetBlue to Offer Non-Stop Service from New York to Guadeloupe

JetBlue to Offer Non-Stop Service from New York to Guadeloupe

JetBlue Airways announced thrice-weekly service linking New York City with Guadeloupe.
The airline announced plans for the new route on Bastille Day, France’s national holiday that commemorates the storming of the Bastille on July 14, 1789.
The carrier will operate the flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Pointe-à-Pitre International Airport on Saturdays, Mondays, and Wednesdays, starting February 1, 2020, using Airbus A320 aircraft.
Guadeloupe is an archipelago and an overseas region of …

Iberia to Offer Madrid-Cairo Flights in 2020

Iberia to Offer Madrid-Cairo Flights in 2020

Iberia announced plans to add non-stop service from Madrid to Cairo next year.
The Spanish flag carrier will operate the service on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. It is scheduled to start on March 2, 2020 pending government approval.
Iberia will use Airbus A319 aircraft with 34 seats in business and 107 in coach. Business-class seats are standard seats with greater seat pitch, 31” versus 28”, in a 3-3 configuration although the …

Air Canada Inaugurates Service from Montreal to Bordeaux, Plans to Link Calgary and Terrace

Air Canada Inaugurates Service from Montreal to Bordeaux, Plans to Link Calgary and Terrace

Air Canada announced the start of new non-stop thrice-weekly seasonal service from Montreal to Bordeaux, France, as well as plans for year-round Calgary-Terrace service.
The wine region is the carrier’s fifth destination in France.
The airline will operate the Bordeaux service from July 3, 2019 through September 8.
Bordeaux is known for its wine-growing region as well as its popular Nouvelle-Aquitaine market, and Bordeaux wine has been produced in the region since the …

WestJet Plans New Service to Los Cabos and Punta Cana

WestJet Plans New Service to Los Cabos and Punta Cana

CCanadian low-cost carrier WestJet announced two new routes to bring travelers from Canada to the beach: Victoria-Los Cabos, Calgary-Punta Cana.
WestJet will introduce non-stop weekly service between Victoria International Airport and Los Cabos Mexico International Airport on November 5. On December 13, the carrier will inaugurate non-stop weekly service from Calgary International Airport to Punta Cana International Airport in the Dominican Republic.
“Get ready for some spectacular beach vibes this winter,” …

American Airlines Inaugurates Service from DFW to Dublin and Munich

American Airlines Inaugurates Service from DFW to Dublin and Munich

American Airlines launched new, non-stop service to Dublin and Munich from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport on Friday
The Dublin flight is the first non-stop from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to the Republic of Ireland’s capital.
American will operate the Munich flight with Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft with 20 fully lie-flat seats in the business-class cabin, 28 recliner seats in premium economy, 48 seats in premium-economy lite, and 138 seats in coach.
It will …

United, Southwest to Expand in Southern California

United, Southwest to Expand in Southern California

Two airlines – United and Southwest – announced new service from Ontario International Airport in Southern California.
United Airlines will launch non-stop daily service from Ontario to Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport Thursday evening.
Meanwhile, Southwest Airlines, which operates from Terminal 4 at the airport, said it will add daily service to San Francisco, with four flights per day Mondays through Fridays, three on Saturdays, and two on Sundays.
Southwest said it also …

Alaska Air to Offer Service from Paine Field to Palm Springs

Alaska Air to Offer Service from Paine Field to Palm Springs

Alaska Airlines announced plans to offer service from Paine Field to Palm Springs in the fall.
Alaska’s regional subsidiary Horizon Air will operate the flights using Embraer 175 aircraft with a three-class cabin. The planes will have 12 first-class recliner seats with 42” seat pitch in a 1-2 configuration, 12 premium-economy lite seats in a 2-2 configuration with 18.5” width and 36” seat pitch, and 52 seats in coach.
The Seattle-based airline …