New Airline Routes

Alaska Airlines to Begin Service to Newark from Portland, San Diego, San Jose

Alaska Airlines to Begin Service to Newark from Portland, San Diego, San Jose

Alaska Airlines announced that it plans to launch new service in the fall and next spring to Newark, New Jersey, from three West Coast cities. Additionally, the carrier will be adding a third daily flight between Newark and Seattle, Washington.
On November 10, Alaska will begin daily flights between Portland, Oregon, and Newark Liberty International Airport. Flights will depart Portland International Airport at 6:55 a.m. and arrive in Newark at 2:55 …

JetBlue to Launch Mint Service on New York-Grenada Route

JetBlue to Launch Mint Service on New York-Grenada Route

JetBlue Airways announced it will launch seasonal Mint service on flights between New York and Grenada next January. The carrier will operate Mint flights between the two destinations on Saturdays through April 2017.
Flights will depart New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport at 8 a.m. and arrive at Grenada’s Maurice Bishop International Airport at 1:45 p.m. From Grenada, Mint flights are scheduled to depart at 3:05 p.m. and arrive in …

ANA To Double Flights Between Tokyo Narita and Ho Cho Minh City

ANA To Double Flights Between Tokyo Narita and Ho Cho Minh City

All Nippon Airways announced plans to increase the frequency of its flights between Tokyo Narita and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to twice daily service on October 30.
The additional flights will depart Tokyo Narita at 7:30 p.m. and arrive at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City at 12:30 a.m. the next day. From Ho Chi Minh, flights will depart at 7:30 a.m. and arrive at Tokyo …

Alaska to Launch Portland-Sun Valley, Idaho Flights

Alaska to Launch Portland-Sun Valley, Idaho Flights

Alaska Airlines announced that it plans to launch new seasonal service to Sun Valley, Idaho from Portland, Oregon on December 17. Flights will be operated twice weekly through April 1, 2017, as well as between June 14 and September 16, 2017.
Flights are scheduled to depart Portland at 9:40 a.m. on Wednesdays and Saturdays and arrive in Sun Valley at 12:12 p.m. From Sun Valley, flights will depart at 12:47 p.m., also …

United Airlines Launches Non-Stop San Francisco-Auckland Route

United Airlines Launches Non-Stop San Francisco-Auckland Route

United Airlines announced the launch of new non-stop service between San Francisco, California, and Auckland, New Zealand. The carrier will operate the route three times days a week, using Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft.
Flights will depart San Francisco International Airport at 10:45 p.m. on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and arrive at Auckland International Airport at 6:55 a.m. two days later. Flights from Auckland to San Francisco will depart at 1:20 p.m. …

Lufthansa Begins Non-Stop Frankfurt-San Jose Flights

Lufthansa Begins Non-Stop Frankfurt-San Jose Flights

Lufthansa announced the launch of new non-stop service between Frankfurt, Germany, and San Jose, California. The carrier will operate the service five times a week, using Airbus A340-300 aircraft.
Flights will depart Frankfurt Airport at 10:40 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, and arrive at Mineta San Jose International Airport at 1:40 p.m. From San Jose, flights are scheduled to depart at 3:20 p.m., also on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, …

Wow Air to Launch Reykjavik-New York Flights

Wow Air to Launch Reykjavik-New York Flights

Wow Air, a low-cost carrier, announced that it would begin new daily service to New York. Starting November 25, the Icelandic airline will offer flights between Newark Liberty International Airport and its hub at Reykjavik’s Keflavik International Airport on November 25.
The announcement follows new non-stop service that the airline began earlier this month between Reykjavik and both Los Angeles and San Francisco.
The carrier also offers service from Boston, Baltimore, Toronto, …