FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Eagle, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, announced today it will increase service to New Mexico's capital by adding a third daily nonstop flight from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to Santa Fe Municipal Airport (SAF). This new service will be operated with 44-seat Embraer ERJ-140 jets.
"I am pleased that American continues to invest in New Mexico and expand its service to Santa Fe," said New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson. "This new flight will make it easier for New Mexicans to travel and increase accessibility for those traveling to Northern New Mexico."
"We are pleased to offer more options for our customers traveling to and from Santa Fe," said Gary Foss, Vice President - Planning & Marketing for American's regional network. "This will provide even more convenient connections in Dallas/Fort Worth to destinations throughout American's global network."
The revised schedule to and from Santa Fe (all times local):
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to Santa Fe Municipal Airport (DFW-SAF)
*New Flight, effective Feb. 11, 2010
Santa Fe Municipal Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (SAF-DFW)
*New Flight, effective Feb. 12, 2010
American Eagle also serves Santa Fe with a daily nonstop flight from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX):
Los Angeles to Santa Fe (LAX-SAF)
Santa Fe to Los Angeles (SAF-LAX)
About American Eagle
American Eagle operates over 1,500 daily flights to nearly 160 cities throughout the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Mexico and the Caribbean on behalf of American Airlines. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® airlines serve 250 cities in 40 countries with, on average, more than 3,400 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 900 aircraft. American's award-winning Web site, AA.com, provides users with easy access to check and book fares, plus personalized news, information and travel offers. American Airlines is a founding member of the oneworld(®)( )Alliance, which brings together some of the best and biggest names in the airline business, enabling them to offer their customers more services and benefits than any airline can provide on its own. Together, its members serve more than 700 destinations in over 140 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AmericanAirlines, American Eagle, AmericanConnection, AA.com We know why you fly and AAdvantage are registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. (NYSE: AMR).
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SOURCE American Eagle Airlines