New Airline Routes

JetBlue to Add 24 New Routes ‘to Generate More Cash’

JetBlue to Add 24 New Routes ‘to Generate More Cash’

JetBlue Airways announced 24 new routes on Thursday. The new flights are centered on destinations where the airline said it expects an increased demand for leisure travel including Florida, Latin America, and the Caribbean.
New routes include six new flights linking Newark Liberty International Airport and Cancun; Montego Bay; Nassau, Bahamas; and Punta Cana, flights between Los Angeles International Airport and Charleston, Cancun, Palm Beach, and Costa Rica.
The New York-based airline …

United Airlines to Add New International Routes Including Flights to Africa and India

United Airlines to Add New International Routes Including Flights to Africa and India

United Airlines announced a major expansion to its international network.  The Chicago-based carrier will add new non-stop service to Africa, India, and Hawaii.
The carrier will introduce non-stop service linking Chicago and New Delhi in December, and add non-stop service between San Francisco and Bangalore in the spring, at which time it will also add service from its New York area hub to Johannesburg. Other new routes to Africa include Washington, D.C. …

Alaska Airlines to Introduce 7 New Routes from Los Angeles

Alaska Airlines to Introduce 7 New Routes from Los Angeles

Alaska Airlines announced it would add seven brand new routes from Los Angeles International Airport in the coming months.
The list of new routes includes non-stop service to Florida, Hawaii, Montana, and Oregon, including the airline’s first non-stop service to Southwest Florida Airport, which services Fort Myers and Naples.
Alaska will start service from LAX to Eugene, Oregon, and Medford, Oregon, Ocotber 1, followed by flights to Bozeman, Montana, Fort Myers, and …

Delta Gets Green Light from China to Restart Service to Shanghai

Delta Gets Green Light from China to Restart Service to Shanghai

Delta Air Lines said had received permission from the Chinese government  to restart its service to Shanghai from both Seattle and Detroit, with two weekly flights from each hub.
The Civil Aviation Administration of China said Monday it would allow U.S. airlines to operate four weekly flights to the country.  In addition, the provincial Shanghai government gave Delta permission to restart its service to Shanghai.
Under the agreement with Chinese authorities, the …

Southwest Airlines to Add New Routes from Atlanta, Denver, Long Beach

Southwest Airlines to Add New Routes from Atlanta, Denver, Long Beach

Southwest Airlines announced the addition of multiple new routes with the publication of its flight schedule through early January.
“Never before has Southwest been more primed to emerge as the preferred choice of corporate travel as the business climate across America begins its recovery,” said Andrew Watterson, the airline’s chief commercial officer.
On November 1, the airline will add non-stop service linking Long Beach with Phoenix three times a day and with …

JetBlue to Restart Service to 13 International Destinations in June

JetBlue to Restart Service to 13 International Destinations in June

JetBlue Airways announced tentative plans to restart a number of international flights that were suspended amidst the coronavirus from several U.S. cities next month.
The New York-based airline will restart service linking John F. Kennedy International Airport to 11 cities including Cancun; Grenada; Kingston and Montego Bay, Jamaica; Port-au-Prince; Provincials and Turks and Caicos, St. Lucia; and Santiago, Punta Cana, Puerto Plata, and Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
The carrier will also bring …

Delta Plans New Service Linking Memphis and Boston

Delta Plans New Service Linking Memphis and Boston

Delta Air Lines announced plans to launch new service between Memphis and Boston.
The daily non-stop flights between Memphis International Airport and Boston Logan International Airport are slated to commence on October 4, 2020.
The addition of the Boston flight brings the number of destinations Delta will serve from Memphis to eight. Boston will join Atlanta, Detroit, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New York, Orlando, and Salt Lake City on the list.
The flight, Delta said, …