New flights are being added for winter getaways

New flights are being added for winter getaways

American Airlines and JetBlue announce new routes to the Caribbean, Bermuda, South America and Europe starting this upcoming winter. For AA, the new services are part of a broad expansion that includes new destinations, additional flights and extended services to existing routes.

American Airlines

  • Dallas (DFW) and Chicago (ORD) to St. Thomas (USVI): starting on December 21, 2019; this will be a Saturday-only flight. Flights leaving from Dallas will operate on a Boeing 757 year-round, and the seasonal flights from Chicago will fly on an A319.
  • Chicago (ORD) to St. Lucia (SLU): starting on December 21, 2019; this will be a seasonal Saturday-only service operated on a Boeing 737.
  • Charlotte (CLT) to Granada (GND): starting on December 21, 2019; this will be a year-round Saturday-only service operated on an A319.
  • New York (JFK) to Montenegro Bay, Jamaica (MBJ): starting on November 21, 2019; this will be a daily service operated on a Boeing 737.
  • New York (LaGuardia, LGA) to Bermuda (BDA): starting on December 21, 2019; this will be a year-round service operated on a Boeing 737.
  • Miami (MIA) to Santiago, Chile (SCL): starting “winter 2020”; this will add an extra daily round-trip flight to the existing service (from one to two), and will be operated on a Boeing 777-200.
  • Miami (MIA) to São Paulo, Brazil (GRU): starting “winter 2020”; this will add an extra daily round-trip flight to the existing service (from two to three), and will be operated on a Boeing 777-200.
  • Miami (MIA) to Lima, Peru (LIM): starting on April 7, 2020; this will add an extra daily round-trip flight to the existing service (from two to three), and will be operated on a Boeing 757.
  • Boston (BOS) to London, England (LHR): starting on March 29, 2020; this will be a daily round-trip service operated on a Boeing 777-200.
  • New York (JFK) to Rome, Italy (FCO): starting in 2020, this seasonal service will be extended – running from March 29 through October 23.
  • Chicago (ORD) to Barcelona, Spain (BCN): starting in 2020, this seasonal service will be extended – running from April 6 through October 23.
  • Dallas (DFW) to Dublin, Ireland (DUB): starting in 2020, this seasonal service will be extended – running from May 7 through October 23.

JetBlue

  • New York (JFK) to Guadeloupe (Pointe-à-Pitre, PTP): starting on February 1, 2020; this will be a direct flight operated on an A320.

Sources: afar.com, “7 Exciting New Airline Routes Coming to the Caribbean This Winter” by Lyndsey Matthews. Sep 25, 2019
thepointsguy.com, “American bolsters capacity on key LATAM routes, adds Boston-Europe flight” by Ben Mutzabaugh. Sep 30, 2019