TITLE

Tucson airport to lose flights to Austin, Spokane and Omaha

AUTHOR(S)
Hatfield, David
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Inside Tucson Business;5/26/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 51, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Tucson, Arizona airport will lose nonstop flights to Austin, Omaha, Nebraska and Spokane in August 23, 2008. ExpressJet President Jim Ream reveals that the flight eliminations are part of a 30% cutback by the company. Spokeswoman Kristy Nicholas states that the firm will continue to have nonstop flights from Tucson to several states including Kansas City. The American Airlines Inc. plans to start charging $15 to check the first piece of luggage in June 15, 2008.
ACCESSION #
32194604

 

Related Articles

  • Tucson gets new flights to Reno, Spokane and Omaha.  // Inside Tucson Business;10/15/2007, Vol. 17 Issue 18, p3 

    The article reports on the announcement of ExpressJet Airlines on the change of flight destinations in Tucson, Arizona. Under the new airline schedule from Tucson, Expressjet will reduce the number of daily flights to three destinations- Ontario, California, Austin, and San Antonio, Texas....

  • NEW BUDGET AIRLINE. Boston, Andrea // Travel & Leisure;Jun2007, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p176 

    The article reports that the low-cost carrier Expressjet Airlines will fly on 50-seat jets to nine cities in the U.S. The budget airline, which was launched in April 2007, will add 15 other destinations in May 2007. It offers more than 100 channels of free XM satellite radio at each seat, in...

  • XJT Capacity to Drop 30 Percent.  // Regional Aviation News;5/26/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 21, p1 

    The article reports that capacity will be reduced by ExpressJet Airlines (XJT) by thirty percent starting August 23, 2008. The airline will have 21 daily departures for the Los Angeles/Ontario route and 11 for the New Orleans route. President and Chief Executive Officer Jim Ream stated that it...

  • News Breaks.  // Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/12/2007, Vol. 166 Issue 11, p50 

    This article reports on the a short-term deal forged by ExpressJet with JetBlue to fly four 50-seat Embraer ERJ 145s through April 2007 to cover for JetBlue's Embraer 190s that are leaving service for software upgrades. About 30 modifications would be applied to the aircraft to correct software...

  • Competition heats up: Delta Air to fly to LAX.  // Inside Tucson Business;10/15/2007, Vol. 17 Issue 18, p3 

    The article reports on the job of ExpressJet Airlines in flying Delta Air Lines Inc.'s flights between Tucson, Arizona and Los Angeles International Airport in California which starts on December 17, 2007. ExpressJet as a Delta Connection will fly two round-trips a day. The flight will operate...

  • Come Fly With Us to Smaller Cities in West, Midwest, Says ExpressJet. Lewis, Connie // San Diego Business Journal;2/12/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p4 

    The article reports that the ExpressJet Airlines Co. is offering a nonstop service to smaller destinations in California. They include the services from Lindbergh Field to Bakersfield, Fresno, Monterey, Boise and Colorado Springs, Spokane, Oklahoma City and Tulsa. CEO Jim Ream of ExpressJet...

  • ExpressJet tweaks model.  // Airline Business;Dec2006, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p15 

    The article reports that ExpressJet is experimenting with new twists to the typical regional carrier business model. Forced by its former parent's decision in 2005 to reject some of its flying, ExpressJet is trying to find new homes for 69 of its 274 Embraer ERJs. It will devote 15 of these to a...

  • American drops Birmingham. Noakes, Gary // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;7/29/2002, Issue 2524, p29 

    Reports on American Airlines Inc.'s plan to stop its Birmingham, England-Chicago, Illinois route. Reasons for stopping the route; Workers that will be affected; Firm's losses for the second quarter of 2002.

  • American stretches out in London.  // Airline Business;Aug2007, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p22 

    The article reports that American Airlines will transfer some of its London Gatwick flights to Heathrow in March 2008. American has also unveiled plans to resume flights to London Stansted after a 14-year absence in response to pressure from all-premium carriers. The airline will begin daily...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics