American Airlines Adds New Routes

American Airlines has added several new routes, which are worth noting. American has added several new routes recently, and these will further compliment their merged route network with US Airways.

Los Angeles – London Heathrow (2nd daily service beginning March 28, 2015)

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AA 108 LAX1755 – 1225+1LHR operated by a 777
AA 136 LAX1835 – 1315+1LHR operated by a 777

AA 109 LHR1215 – 1540LAX operated by a 777
AA 135 LHR1400 – 1730LAX operated by a 777

This is a highly profitable route for American, and upgrade space is slim on the current 1 daily flight. Along with their join venture with British Airways, Los Angeles will now feature 4 daily roundtrips to London (oneworld).

Miami – Frankfurt (1 daily service from May 14, 2015)

AA250 MIA1445 – 0615+FRA operated by a 767
AA251 FRA1000 – 1455MIA operated by a 767

Last operated in 1997, this route comes after Air Berlin will drop their Miami to Berlin route. It is likely that American will operate this route, vs. operating a similar route from Charlotte or Philadelphia.

New York JFK – Birmingham (NEW daily service from May 7, 2015)

AA130 JFK1900 – 0710+1BHX operated by a 757
AA131 BHX1000 – 1255JFK operated by a 757

Note that this flight is operated by a 757, and is more likely intended to bring passengers to New York, to connect to cities beyond.

New York JFK – Edinburgh (NEW daily service from May 7, 2015)

AA278 JFK1910 – 0715+1EDI 757 D
AA279 EDI0915 – 1150JFK 757 D

Note that this flight is operated by a 757, and is more likely intended to bring passengers to New York, to connect to cities beyond.

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