American Eagle Begins Nonstop Route Between Milwaukee and Marquette, Mich.
American Eagle, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, today launched nonstop jet service between Milwaukee's General Mitchell International Airport and Sawyer International Airport in Marquette, Mich. To celebrate the new service, American Eagle is offering an introductory round-trip fare of $98.
A 21-day advance purchase is required for the introductory fare, and the promotion is valid for travel through Feb. 13, 2008.
"This new flight is just in time to enjoy all the winter activities the Upper Peninsula of Michigan has to offer," said Gary Foss, Eagle's Vice President - Marketing and Planning. "American Eagle is proud to offer the only nonstop jet service to Sawyer International Airport."
"American Eagle's nonstop flights from Milwaukee will help open the doors to Marquette and our great Upper Peninsula," said Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.). "I am proud that Sawyer International Airport will have the opportunity to serve more passengers and help the UP attract more visitors, tourists and businesses."
"With American Eagle providing new nonstop jet service to Milwaukee, I anticipate a strong response from the community, and with introductory fares at $98, it can't be beat," said Keith Kaspari, Airport Manager at Sawyer International Airport. "I would also like to take this opportunity to thank officials at American Eagle Airlines for returning service to Milwaukee, which is truly one of the great cities in the Upper Midwest."
American Eagle operates the daily round trip using its 50-seat Embraer 145 jets.
The schedule for the service is as follows (all times local):
Milwaukee To Marquette, Mich. (MKE-MQT)
Flight Departs Arrives Days
4096 8:00 p.m. 9:55 p.m. Daily; except Saturday
Marquette, Mich. To Milwaukee (MQT-MKE)
Flight Departs Arrives Days
4104 7:20 a.m. 7:25 a.m. Daily; except Saturday
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Terms and Conditions
* Fare shown is for round-trip travel on American Eagle purchased on AA.com and is nonrefundable and nontransferable. Seats are limited. Fare may not be available on all flights and is subject to change without notice. Tickets may also be obtained (and changes may be made to tickets purchased from sources other than American Airlines, such as travel agents, online third-party Web sites and other airlines) through an American Airlines Telephone Reservations Office for an additional $10 or at an American Airlines Travel Center or Airport Ticket Office for an additional $15. Travel agents may impose an additional service charge for ticketing. To purchase tickets on AA.com, you must use a credit card with a billing address in the U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Canada, the United Kingdom or select Latin American and Caribbean countries. Fare does not include (a) a federal excise tax of $3.40 per U.S. domestic flight segment, defined as one takeoff and landing, of a passenger's itinerary; (b) up to $18 per round trip in local airport charges; and (c) September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 per enplanement originating at a U.S. airport. Changes to your ticket may be made if you meet the restrictions of the new fare and pay a $100 fee, plus any fare difference. Cancellation/change penalties apply. Changes must be made before your ticketed departure time. When you cancel your ticketed flight prior to departure time, the ticket will be valid for one year from the date of issue on an unused ticket or one year from travel origination on a partially used ticket. If you do not cancel your flight before departure time, the ticket has no value. Advertised fare is valid only on American Eagle. Tickets must be purchased at least 21 days prior to departure or within 24 hours of making reservations, whichever comes first. Fare shown is valid for travel through midnight 02/13/2008. Schedules subject to change without notice. Other restrictions apply. For details on the Lowest Fare Guarantee, visit aa.com/guarantee.
About American Eagle
American Eagle operates more than 1,700 daily flights to more than 150 cities throughout the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Mexico and the Caribbean on behalf of American Airlines. American Airlines is the world's largest airline. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® airlines serve 250 cities in over 40 countries with more than 4,000 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 1,000 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.
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