American Airlines Celebrates Launch of New Routes and Additional Frequencies from Miami
MIAMI, June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — American Airlines, a founding member of the oneworld® alliance, is proud to celebrate the launch of two new routes and various additional frequencies from Miami International Airport (MIA). Tomorrow, June 14, the airline will begin daily service between Miami and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and between Miami and Eduardo Gomes International Airport in Manaus, Brazil (MAO). American will also begin several additional frequencies to Brazil, increasing flights from Miami to Brasilia (BSB) and Belo Horizonte (CNF) from five and three times per week, respectively, to daily; as well as additional frequencies to Spain, increasing flights from Miami to Barcelona (BCN) from five times per week to daily.
“We are very excited to be launching these new routes and frequencies, which give our customers even more travel options to and from Miami,” said Marilyn DeVoe, American’s Vice President – Miami. “In addition, the launch of these new routes and added frequencies further underscores the importance of our Miami hub and our commitment to its growth.”
The schedule for the new routes is as follows: From Miami - Seattle Flight 1058 departs MIA at 8:55 p.m.; arrives SEA at 12:15 a.m. (next day) From Seattle - Miami Flight 1088 departs SEA at 9:25 p.m.; arrives MIA at 6:15 a.m. (next day) From Miami - Manaus Flight 961 departs MIA at 5:15 p.m.; arrives MAO at 10:35 p.m. From Manaus - Miami Flight 964 departs MAO at 11:50 p.m.; arrives MIA at 5:15 a.m. (next day) With the addition of these routes and frequencies, American and American Eagle(R) will operate more than 300 daily flights to 113 destinations from Miami.
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American Airlines, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® carrier serve 260 airports in more than 50 countries and territories with, on average, more than 3,500 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 900 aircraft. American’s award-winning website, AA.com®, provides users with easy access to check and book fares, plus personalized news, information and travel offers. American Airlines is a founding member of the oneworld® alliance, which brings together some of the best and biggest names in the airline business, enabling them to offer their customers more services and benefits than any airline can provide on its own. Together, its members and members-elect serve more than 900 destinations with more than 9,000 daily flights to 150 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AmericanAirlines, American Eagle, AmericanConnection, AA.com, and AAdvantage are trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. AMR Corporation common stock trades under the symbol “AAMRQ” on the OTCQB marketplace, operated by OTC Markets Group.
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