American Airlines was one of the first airlines to operate an airport lounge in 1939 (Insight). As a trailblazer, the airline announced plans to renovate major hubs’ lounges for the next two years.
American Airlines typically uses Boeing 737s for flights between New York to Boston. As a special treat, passengers will be able to enjoy this short trip on board the airline’s best narrowbody aircraft for a limited time.
Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) (LX) and Boeing are celebrating the delivery of the airline’s first Boeing 777-300ER (Extended Range) on January 29, 2016.
Beacon technology is in the initial stages of being adopted by worldwide airports. In an earlier post (News – December 4, 2015), Experience The Skies discussed how beacon technology works and the benefits it brings to the masses. As one of the the world’s Top 30 busiest airports (Insight), New York JFK International Airport (JFK) is […]
American Airlines adds a new frequency to the crowded New York to London market (Insight – August 12, 2015) early Spring 2016.
New York to London Market The New York to London market has been a hotly contested route beginning in 1958 when British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC), predecessor to British Airways (BA), became the world’s first airline to fly non-stop between these two destinations. Any guess on which airline it beat out? This post discusses the history […]
American Airlines On any given day, there are up to 33 daily flights operating between New York City and London. In an earlier post (refer to our coverage here), we examined the players and their product mix. In this post, we will discuss how American Airlines (AA)’s aircraft change in mid December 2015 will impact the market in […]
Tokyo Haneda International Airport We have been covering the battle for Tokyo Haneda’s coveted flight slots over the past two blog entries (Follow the link for part 1 and part 2). In this entry, we will follow Hawaiian Airlines (IATA Airline Code – HA), American Airlines (AA) and Delta Air Lines (DL) as they start […]
Tokyo Haneda International Airport Yesterday, we started a new series entitled “Battle for Tokyo Haneda Coveted Slots” (Follow link for Part 1 of the series). As part of the bilateral agreement between US and Japan in 2010, the US Department of Transportation (DOT) was awarded 4 pairs of slots to US based airlines to operate into Tokyo […]
Air France Air France (IATA Airline Code – AF) operates around 40 airport lounges around the world. With a new design language introduced in its Paris Charles De Gaulle Airport Hub (IATA Airport Code – CDG), AF is on a path to renovating all its lounges in the next few years.