US Airways To Begin New Service From Philadelphia to Charleston, Lexington and Memphis
Customers Can Book Travel Beginning March 8 for New Service Launching June 5FORT WORTH, Texas – American Airlines and US Airways today announce the addition of new regional service in June from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) to Yeager Airport (CRW) in Charleston, W.Va., Blue Grass Airport (LEX) in Lexington, Ky., and Memphis International Airport (MEM) in Memphis, Tenn., adding three new routes to the airline’s network.
Customers may book the new flights at aa.com and usairways.com and other distribution channels starting March 8 for travel beginning June 5. Following the launch of the new service, American Airlines and US Airways will serve 127 destinations in 25 countries from Philadelphia.
"We're thrilled to announce new non-stop service from our Philadelphia hub to three key cities in Kentucky, Tennessee and West Virginia, highlighting American's ongoing commitment to the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection," said Joe Taney, vice president, Philadelphia Operation. "Today's news gives our customers even more choices and adds to more than 120 non-stop destinations we currently serve from our international gateway at PHL."
US Airways Express service between Philadelphia and Charleston will be operated once daily (except Saturday) by regional partner Piedmont Airlines with a Bombardier Dash 8 aircraft on the following schedule.
PHL-CRW Service Schedule (daily service except Saturday)
- Departs PHL at 3:25 p.m. ET
- Arrives at CRW at 5:13 p.m. ET
- Departs CRW at 1:00 p.m. ET
- Arrives at PHL at 2:46 p.m. ET
US Airways Express service between Philadelphia and Lexington will be operated three times per day by regional partner Air Wisconsin with a Bombardier CRJ-200 aircraft on the following schedule.
PHL-LEX Service Schedule (daily service)
- Departs PHL at 9:25 a.m. ET
- Arrives at LEX at 11:12 a.m. ET
- Departs PHL at 3:40 p.m. ET
- Arrives at LEX at 5:33 p.m. ET
- Departs PHL at 8:55 p.m. ET
- Arrives at LEX at 10:49 p.m. ET
- Departs LEX at 7:10 a.m. ET
- Arrives at PHL at 8:56 a.m. ET
- Departs LEX at 11:40 a.m. ET
- Arrives at PHL at 1:25 p.m. ET
- Departs LEX at 6:00 p.m. ET
- Arrives at PHL at 7:45 p.m. ET
US Airways Express service between Philadelphia and Memphis will also be operated three times per day by regional partner Air Wisconsin with a Bombardier CRJ-200 aircraft on the following schedule.
PHL-MEM Service Schedule (daily service)
- Departs PHL at 9:35 a.m. ET
- Arrives at MEM at 11:10 a.m. CT
- Departs PHL at 2:10 p.m. ET
- Arrives at MEM at 3:56 p.m. CT
- Departs PHL at 6:25 p.m. ET
- Arrives at MEM at 8:16 p.m. CT
- Departs MEM at 7:20 a.m. CT
- Arrives at PHL at 10:45 a.m. ET
- Departs MEM at 11:35 a.m. CT
- Arrives at PHL at 3:00 p.m. ET
- Departs MEM at 4:30 p.m. CT
- Arrives at PHL at 7:55 p.m. ET
About American Airlines Group
American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) is the holding company for American Airlines and US Airways. Together with American Eagle and US Airways Express, the airlines operate an average of nearly 6,700 flights per day to 339 destinations in 54 countries from its hubs in Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix and Washington, D.C. The American Airlines AAdvantage and US Airways Dividend Miles programs allow members to earn and redeem miles for travel and everyday purchases as well as flight upgrades, vacation packages, car rentals, hotel stays and other retail products. American is a founding member of the oneworld® alliance, whose members and members-elect serve 981 destinations with 14,244 daily flights to 151 countries. Connect with American on Twitter @AmericanAir and at Facebook.com/AmericanAirlines, and follow US Airways on Twitter @USAirways and at Facebook.com/USAirways.
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