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American Airlines Plans Changes to American Shuttle Schedule

American Airlines Plans Changes to American Shuttle Schedule

American Airlines announced changes to its American Shuttle operation. The American Shuttle operates between New York’s LaGuardia, Boston Logan International, and Ronald Reagan Washington National airports.
The Fort Worth-based airline will drop one round-trip flight in the evening reducing the number of round trips between Boston and New York to 15, while the New York-Washington, D.C., route will cut back to 13 round trips eliminating two mid-day round-trip flights and one …

JetBlue Inaugurates Boston-Nashville, Fort Lauderdale-Nashville Routes

JetBlue Inaugurates Boston-Nashville, Fort Lauderdale-Nashville Routes

JetBlue Airways announced the launch of new flights to Nashville from Boston and Fort Lauderdale. The carrier will operate twice-daily service from Boston, and one daily flight from Fort Lauderdale.
Boston-Nashville flights are scheduled to depart Boston’s Logan International Airport at 7:20 a.m. and 4:10 p.m., and arrive at Nashville International Airport at 9:05 a.m. and 5:54 p.m., respectively. From Nashville, flights will depart at 9:50 a.m. and 6:40 p.m., arriving …

New Lounge Opens at Boston Logan

New Lounge Opens at Boston Logan

Airport Lounge Development, an independent airport lounge operator, announced the opening of a new lounge at Boston’s Logan International Airport.
The lounge, simply named the Lounge, is located at the airport’s Terminal C near Gate C19. The space is open daily from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
The Lounge offers a complimentary buffet, as well as free beverages, including spirits, wine, and beers. The Lounge also has a work area with a …

JetBlue to Begin Boston-LaGuardia Route, Increase Flights between Newark and Florida

JetBlue to Begin Boston-LaGuardia Route, Increase Flights between Newark and Florida

JetBlue Airways announced that it plans to launch new service between Boston’s Logan International Airport and New York’s LaGuardia Airport on October 31.
The carrier will operate six daily weekday flights between the two airports, as well as two Saturday round-trip flights, and three on Sunday. When the new route begins, the carrier will serve all three New York City airports from Boston.
Additionally, the airline said that it will add extra …

Norwegian Air Subsidiary Receives Tentative Approval for U.S. Flights including Cork-Boston

Norwegian Air Subsidiary Receives Tentative Approval for U.S. Flights including Cork-Boston

The U.S. Department of Transportation said Friday it plans to green light plans for Norwegian Air International, the Irish-flag subsidiary of Norwegian Air Shuttle, to offer flights to the United States from Ireland and other parts of the European Union.
Norwegian’s application has been hotly contested by U.S. airlines and labor unions that claim the airline would be able to offer cheaper flights by undercutting U.S. wages, something the airline has …

JetBlue Expected to Add Mint Premium Service to Additional Routes

JetBlue Expected to Add Mint Premium Service to Additional Routes

JetBlue Airways, which recently lost the bidding war for Virgin America Airways, is continuing to expand its premium service, Mint, to new markets.
The New York-based carrier is expected to announce to add Mint to several routes including from Los Angeles and San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, as well as linking Las Vegas and New York, San Diego with New York and Boston, and Seattle with New York and Boston.
Mint …

DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland Opens in Massachusetts

DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland Opens in Massachusetts

Hilton Worldwide announced the opening of a new DoubleTree hotel in the South Shore area outside of Boston. The DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland was formerly a Holiday Inn, and underwent a multi-million dollar renovation to become a DoubleTree property.
The hotel offers 127 guestrooms, each with a 47” HD TV, a coffeemaker, and complimentary Wi-Fi. A 24-hour fitness center and a heated outdoor pool are also located on the premises.
Guests can …