Daily Nonstop Links Southwest Colorado to American's Largest Hub
FORT WORTH, Texas, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Eagle Airlines, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, today launched nonstop seasonal service between Durango-La Plata County Airport in Durango, Colo., and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Eagle will operate the daily round trip with 50-seat Embraer jet aircraft. The flight will operate seasonal ly from June 9 through Aug. 22, then resume on Dec. 15 through April 5.
"We are pleased to introduce daily jet service to Durango from our largest hub in Dallas/Fort Worth," said Gary Foss, Vice President of Marketing and Planning for American's regional network. "Whether it's world-class skiing in the winter or exploring the magnificent San Juan Mountains in the summer, visitors from around the world will have greater access to Southwest Colorado on American's new seasonal service. And our customers from the Four Corners region will soon enjoy convenient connections in DFW to destinations throughout the oneworld® global network."
The schedule for flights between Dallas/Fort Worth and Durango (all times local) is:
Dallas/Fort Worth to Durango (DFW-DRO)
Durango to Dallas/Fort Worth (DRO-DFW)
About American Eagle
American Eagle operates more than 1,600 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 50 countries with, on average, more than 3,600 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 900 destinations with more than 9,000 daily flights to 145 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 registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. (NYSE: AMR).
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