FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- American Eagle, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, will begin daily round-trip jet service this fall between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Hermanos Serdan International Airport (PBC) in Puebla, Mexico. American Eagle will operate one flight per day between the two cities.
"We're delighted to begin service to Puebla from our hub in Dallas/Fort Worth," said Charles Schubert, American's Vice President – Network Planning. "This new flight will allow Puebla customers to connect through this key international gateway to destinations throughout the American Airlines and oneworld® alliance global network."
Rafael Moreno Valle, Governor of the State of Puebla, recognized American Eagle's vision and commitment to this new route, which will certainly promote Puebla "as a new destination for the business and leisure traveler."
Below is the flight information for the service that begins Nov. 15.
Dallas/Fort Worth to Puebla:
Departs: 6:35 p.m.
Arrives: 9:15 p.m.
Puebla to Dallas/Fort Worth:
Departs: 7:00 a.m.
Arrives: 9:50 a.m.
**Times shift an hour earlier March 10 (US DST) thru April 6 (Mexico DST)
This year, American celebrates 70 years of service to Mexico. With the addition of service to Puebla, American and American Eagle will serve 18 destinations in Mexico from the United States. American offers service to Mexico from all five of its hubs: Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Fort Worth, Miami, Los Angeles and New York JFK, providing customers with hundreds of choices when traveling throughout Mexico and beyond.
About American Eagle
American Eagle – named Best Regional Airline in North America by the 2011 World Airline Awards – 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® carrier serve 260 airports in 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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