SDFSat 6:15 PM EDT
American Airlines announced plans yesterday to begin new nonstop jet service from Louisville to New York’s LaGuardia Airport. The airline will operate three daily flights using 44-48 seat regional jet aircraft. Customers can begin booking tickets for these new routes on Sunday, January 26, 2014, for travel beginning April 1. With this new service, American and its partner airline, US Airways, will offer a total of 29 daily flights to seven destinations (Charlotte, NC, Chicago, IL, Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX, Miami, FL, New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA and Washington DC).
“Enhancing access to the nation’s major business centers is a core component of the airport’s marketing efforts and we are confident that travelers from across the region will find these flights beneficial. We applaud American for their significant investment in the Louisville area”, said Skip Miller, Executive Director for Louisville International Airport. Louisville International Airport now offers nonstop service to 22 destinations and convenient, one-stop connections to more than 120 cities worldwide.