Routes News - August 5, 2018

This week in Routes News:
-Starting August 18, Emirates will be increasing it's weekly frequency from Dubai to Toronto from three to five weekly. The two new flights will operate on weekends with Airbus A380 aircraft, under the following schedule:
EK241 DXB 03:30-09:30 YYZ / EK242 YYZ 14:25/14:30-11:40/11:25+1 DXB
-Starting November 15, Delta Airlines plans to begin services on a new route from Detroit to San Jose, California. This route will be operated daily with Boeing 737-800 aircraft, under the following schedule:
DL2682 DTW 08:20-10:55 SJC / DL2682 SJC 11:45-19:25 DTW
-Starting November 17, Aeromexico plans to launch a new twice-weekly flight connecting Mexico City with Belize City. This new route will be operated on weekends with Embraer E190 aircraft, under the following schedule:
AM2188 MEX 08:30-10:30 BZE / AM2189 BZE 12:00-14:15 MEX
-Starting December 10, Sichuan Airlines plans to launch new services to Copenhagen from Chengdu. Sichuan Airlines' Airbus A330 aircraft will operate this route on Mondays and Fridays, with the following schedule:
3U8271 CTU 01:50-05:45 CPH / 3U8272 CPH 13:10-06:00+1 CTU
-Starting December 18, Philippine Airlines will be adding a fifth weekly frequency to Toronto from Manila. Boeing 777-300 aircraft will fly this extra flight on Tuesdays from Manila, and Wednesdays from Toronto, with the following schedule:
PR118 MNL 15:25-17:55 YYZ / PR119 YYZ 00:15-06:15+1 MNL
-From December 19, American Airlines will be discontinuing it's twice-daily service that connects Miami with Washington Dulles. Currently the route is operated with Boeing 737-800 and Airbus A319 aircraft.
-Starting March 31, 2019, KLM plans to resume service to Boston from it's Amsterdam hub. This route will begin with three weekly frequncies, and then on/after July 1, the service will increse to four weekly flights. KLM's Airbus A330-300 will operate this route with the following schedule:
KL617 AMS 17:00-18:00 BOS / KL618 BOS 22:00-10:35+1 AMS
-Starting April 1, 2019, Delta Airlines plans to commence operations on a new route from Minneapolis to Seoul's Incheon Airport. This new service will operate on board Delta's fleet of Boeing 777-200 aircraft. This flight is scheduled to operate daily, with the following schedule:
DL171 MSP 14:40-17:20+1 ICN / DL170 ICN 19:45-17:55 MSP
Starting April 2, 2019, British Airways will begin operations on a new route from London Heathrow to Pittsburgh. This new service will be flown with Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, under the following schedule:
BA171 LHR 17:00-20:15 PIT / BA170 PIT 21:50-10:25+1 LHR
-Starting May 22, 2019, United Airlines will commence operations on a new route connecting Washington Dulles with Tel Aviv. United's Boeing 777-200 will depart Washington on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays; returning from Tel Aviv two days later. This route will be operated with the following schedule:
UA072 IAD 22:30-16:30+1 TLV / UA073 TLV 00:20-05:50 IAD