American Airlines Announces Additional Flight to Florida's Capital
American Airlines announced today that its regional affiliate, American Eagle, will add a third flight between Miami International Airport (MIA) and Tallahassee, Fla. (TLH), beginning March 2, 2009.
American Eagle will operate the service with 44-seat Embraer ERJ-140 jets.
"We have had a positive customer response in the past year to our twice-daily nonstop service to Tallahassee," said Peter J. Dolara, American's Senior Vice President - Miami, Caribbean, and Latin America. "Increasing our service to Florida's capital by 33 percent will also increase accessibility for our customers to destinations throughout the U.S., the Caribbean, Latin America and Europe."
The schedule for the Tallahassee service follows (all times local):
MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TO TALLAHASSEE REGIONAL AIRPORT (MIA-TLH)
FLIGHT DEPARTS ARRIVES DAYS
4516 7:15 a.m. 8:35 a.m. Daily
*4448 12:55 p.m. 2:15 p.m. Daily
4522 4:15 p.m. 5:35 p.m. Daily
TALLAHASSEE REGIONAL AIRPORT TO MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (TLH-MIA)
FLIGHT DEPARTS ARRIVES DAYS
4519 9:05 a.m 10:30 a.m. Daily
*4449 2:45 p.m. 4:10 p.m. Daily
4523 6:05 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Daily
On Nov. 2, American, a founding member of the global oneworld Alliance®, started daily nonstop service to Grenada, and Salvador da Bahia and Recife, Brazil, as well as daily service to Antigua. On Nov. 4, American started service to Belo Horizonte, Brazil, three times per week. With the addition of these flights, American and American Eagle will now offer 246 daily flights to 105 destinations from Miami.
About American Airlines
American Airlines, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® airlines serve 250 cities in 40 countries with, on average, more than 3,400 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 900 aircraft. American's award-winning Web site, 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 serve nearly 700 destinations in over 140 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. American Airlines, American Eagle, the AmericanConnection® airlines, AA.com, We know why you fly and AAdvantage are registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. .
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