Routes News - July 15, 2018

This week in Routes News:

-Starting October 25, JetBlue will commence operations on a new daily route connecting Boston with Mexico City. JetBlue's Airbus A320 will operate this route, with the following schedule:
B6483 BOS 08:31-13:15 MEX / B6484 MEX 14:20-20:42 BOS
-Starting October 27, United Airlines will be upgauging it's service from Newark to Mumbai. The company's Boeing 777-300 will be taking over from the 777-200 on this route. This route is flown daily, with the following schedule:
UA048 EWR 20:10-21:40+1 BOM / UA049 BOM 00:10-05:40 EWR
-Starting October 28, Vietnam Airlines will be increasing capacity on four of seven weekly frequencies to Nagoya from Hanoi. The airline's Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft will take over from Airbus A321 aircraft on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. The route is flown with the following schedule:
VN346 HAN 00:25-06:30 NGO / VN347 NGO 10:15-13:20 HAN
-Also starting October 28, Norwegian plans to increse it's frequency on it's Amsterdam to New York's JFK Airport route. The increase will see weekly flights going from four to seven. Norwegian's Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners fly this route with the following schedule:
DY7701 AMS 15:15-17:30 JFK / DY7700 JFK 00:05-13:00 AMS
-From October 28, China Eastern will be reducing it's weekly service from Kunming to Paris. This service will see a reduction from three to two weekly flights operating on Mondays and Saturdays. The company's Airbus A330-200 will operate this route with the following schedule:
MU773 KMG 00:50-05:50 CDG / MU774 CDG 11:50-06:25+1 KMG
-Starting December 11, Xiamen Airlines plans to introduce a new route between Fuzhou and Paris. This new service is scheduled to operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. The company's fleet of Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners will be tasked with flying the route under the following schedule:
MF825 FOC 00:30-06:55 CDG / MF826 CDG 13:30-07:30+1 FOC
-Starting December 19, United Airlines plans to start a new seasonal flight to Sun Valley, from Los Angeles. This new flight will operate daily onboard United Express Embraer E175 aircraft. The route will fly with the following schedule:
UA5720 LAX 12:24-15:54 SUN / UA5757 SUN 16:31-18:11 LAX
-Starting December 20, Spirit Airlines intends to operate a new winter-seasonal route to Montego Bay, from Detroit. The company's family of Airbus A320 aircraft will be tasked of flying this route on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays, with the following schedule:
NK441 DTW 07:15-11:15 MBJ / NK444 MBJ 12:15-16:20 DTW
-Starting December 22, Delta Airlines begins to introduce a new route to Antigua from New York's JFK airport. Delta's Boeing 737-800 has been scheduled to operate the flight on Saturdays only, with the following schedule:
DL458 JFK 08:35-13:49 ANU / DL459 ANU 14:50-18:31 JFK
-Also starting December 22, American Airlines will begin services connecting New York's LaGuardia Airport with Vail/Eagle Airport. American's Airbus A319 will operate this seasonal flight on Saturdays only, with the following schedule:
AA2225 LGA 11:50-14:30 EGE / AA2225 EGE 15:10-21:25 LGA