New Airline Routes

Alaska Airlines to Offer Non-Stop Service from Seattle to Cincinnati

Alaska Airlines to Offer Non-Stop Service from Seattle to Cincinnati

Alaska Airlines announced plans for new service to Cincinnati from its hub in Seattle.
The daily non-stop flights from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport will commence on August 18, 2020.
First settled in 1788, Cincinnati was the first city founded after the American Revolution and was the among the top ten cities in the United States by population in the 19th century.  Today the city is known for its …

Southwest Airlines to Offer Non-Stop Service from Denver to Steamboat Springs

Southwest Airlines to Offer Non-Stop Service from Denver to Steamboat Springs

Southwest Airlines announced plans to offer seasonal non-stop daily service from Denver to Steamboat Springs
Flights to Yampa Valley Regional Airport are slated to start by year-end.
“Whether you’re a skier, snowboarder, or just enjoy a winter wonderland, Steamboat Springs has something for everyone,” said Adam Decaire, the airline’s vice president for network planning.
Steamboat Springs is an internationally known winter ski resort destination and is also home to natural hot springs that …

WestJet to Add Multiple New Destinations including Boston and Rome from Calgary Hub

WestJet to Add Multiple New Destinations including Boston and Rome from Calgary Hub

WestJet announced multiple new destinations from its hub in Calgary as well as the increase in frequency of numerous flights.
New destinations that the airline is introducing this summer includes Rome, which will launch on May 2, 2020; Boston, which launches May 14,; and Charlottetown, which will have its inaugural flight on June 25.
Dawson Creek will become WestJet’s the airline’s 72nd destination out of Calgary when it launches on April 26, …

WestJet Plans Non-Stop Service Linking Halifax with Manchester

WestJet Plans Non-Stop Service Linking Halifax with Manchester

WestJet announced plans to offer non-stop seasonal service from Halifax to Manchester.
The inaugural flight will take place on June 5, 2020 and flights will operate four times per week. Seasonal service will end on October 24.
The carrier will operate the service using Boeing 737-700 aircraft, equipped with 12 seats in economy plus and 118 seats in economy. Economy plus-seats are 17” wide and have a width of 36”.
Manchester is the third …

Southwest Airlines to Offer Additional Flights for Super Bowl

Southwest Airlines to Offer Additional Flights for Super Bowl

Southwest Airlines announced flights for football fans traveling to the Super Bowl in Miami.
The Super Bowl is scheduled to take place Sunday, Februrary 2 at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. The National Football Conference champion San Francisco 49ers will face the American Football Conference champion Kansas City Chiefs.
The Dallas-based airline will offer three additional non-stop flights to Fort Lauderdale from Kansas City on January 31, for a …

Alaska to Offer Non-Stop Service Between Seattle and Monterey

Alaska to Offer Non-Stop Service Between Seattle and Monterey

Alaska Airlines announced plans to offer non-stop daily service linking Seattle with Monterey, California.
“We’re excited to welcome Alaska Airlines and its service to Seattle to our community and our region,” Michael La Pier, executive director of Monterey Regional Airport.
Horizon Air, Alaska’s regional subsidiary, will operate the flights, which commence on June 18, 2020, using Embraer 175 aircraft.  The E175 jets seat 76 people in two cabins.  The recliner seats in …

KLM Plans Service to Cork, Ireland

KLM Plans Service to Cork, Ireland

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines announced it will add daily non-stop seasonal service to Cork, Ireland’s second largest city.
Flights will begin on March 29, 2020 and will continue through October 24.
The Dutch flag carrier will operate the flights using Embraer 175 and 190 aircraft, which seat between 88 to 100 passengers per flight.
Cork was founded as a monastic settlement in the sixth century. It started to become a city in the …