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Finnair to Begin Helsinki-San Francisco Route

Finnair to Begin Helsinki-San Francisco Route

Finnair announced that it plans to launch new seasonal route between Helsinki and San Francisco on June 1, 2017. The carrier will operate the service with its joint business partners American Airlines, British Airways, and Iberia.
The airline will operate the service four times a week, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays, through September 30.
San Francisco will be Finnair’s fourth U.S. destination, joining New York, Chicago, and Miami.
Additionally, the airline announced that …

Delta to Feature Meals from New York’s North End Grill on Transcon Flights

Delta to Feature Meals from New York’s North End Grill on Transcon Flights

Delta Air Lines announced that it will begin to offer dishes from North End Grill, Danny Meyer’s New American seafood restaurant, on westbound Delta One flights between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and both Los Angeles and San Francisco International Airports on September 1.
The menu will feature some of the restaurant’s signature dishes such as pink sea trout with turnips and pearl onions, short rib cannelloni with port, …

Delta to Launch Service Linking Boston to Nashville, Montego Bay, Punta Cana, St. Thomas, San Francisco

Delta to Launch Service Linking Boston to Nashville, Montego Bay, Punta Cana, St. Thomas, San Francisco

Delta Air Lines announced it will begin service from Boston to five new destinations over the next year. Additionally, the carrier said that it will increase its service between Boston and both Seattle and Milwaukee.
On November 6 of this year, Delta will launch daily flights to Nashville, scheduled to depart Boston at 11:15 a.m. and arrive in Nashville 1:25 p.m. From Nashville, flights will depart at 7 a.m. and arrive …

JetBlue Set to Add Long Beach-San Jose Route, Increase Number of Flights from Long Beach

JetBlue Set to Add Long Beach-San Jose Route, Increase Number of Flights from Long Beach

JetBlue Airways announced that it will begin new service between Long Beach and San Jose, California on January 4, 2017. In addition, the carrier said that it plans to increase frequency on its routes between Long Beach and Las Vegas, San Francisco, and Salt Lake City.
Flights to Mineta San Jose International Airport will be offered four times a day, departing Long Beach Airport at 7 a.m., 11:04 a.m., 4:40 p.m., …

Virgin America to Add Extra Flights From Newark to LAX, SFO

Virgin America to Add Extra Flights From Newark to LAX, SFO

Virgin America announced that it plans to increase service from Newark to both Los Angeles and San Francisco starting November 18. At that point, the airline will offer four daily non-stop flights to each of the two cities from Newark Liberty International Airport. It currently offers three to each destination.
Flights will depart Newark at 8 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 4:05 p.m., and 5:59 pm., and will arrive at Los Angeles International …

Lyft Debuts ‘Premier’ Premium Service in Los Angeles, N.Y., San Francisco

Lyft Debuts ‘Premier’ Premium Service in Los Angeles, N.Y., San Francisco

Ride-hailing service Lyft announced a new premium service, Lyft Premier, in three key markets.
The new offering summons drivers of more luxurious vehicles such as a BMW 5 Series, Audi A6, or Cadillac Escalade as opposed to more pedestrian vehicles.
“If you’re one of the many Lyft passengers who has told us you want a more stylish arrival for business trips and special nights out, we have a new ride option you’re …

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. …