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American Eagle Announces Nonstop Service to Grand Island, Neb., From Dallas/Fort Worth

Two Daily Nonstops Link Central Nebraska With American's Largest Hub

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Eagle Airlines, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, today announced new nonstop service from Central Nebraska Regional Airport in Grand Island, Neb., to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, beginning June 9.  Eagle will operate the flights with a mix of 44-seat and 50-seat Embraer jets.

"We're delighted to announce new air service to Grand Island," said Gary Foss, Vice President – Planning and Marketing for American's regional network.  "These two daily flights will provide customers in Hall County and the surrounding communities with nonstop access to our largest hub in Dallas/Fort Worth, with convenient connections throughout American's global network."

The schedule for flights between Dallas/Fort Worth and Grand Island (all times local) is:

Dallas/Fort Worth to Grand Island (DFW-GRI)

FLIGHT

DEPARTS

ARRIVES

DAYS

2798

12:40 p.m.

2:25 p.m.

Daily

2900

8:10 p.m.

9:50 p.m.

Daily, Except Sat.








Grand Island to Dallas/Fort Worth (GRI-DFW)


FLIGHT

DEPARTS

ARRIVES

DAYS

3267*

7:00 a.m.

8:55 a.m.

Daily

3221

2:55 p.m.

4:50 p.m.

Daily, Except Sat.

* Flight begins June 10.



About American Eagle

American Eagle operates more than 1,500 daily flights to over 170 cities throughout the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Mexico and the Caribbean on behalf of American Airlines. American, 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 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 serve approximately 750 destinations in nearly 150 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AmericanAirlines, American Eagle, AmericanConnection, AA.com We know why you fly and AAdvantage are registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. (NYSE: AMR).

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SOURCE American Eagle Airlines

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