American Eagle is launching twice-daily nonstop service between Chicago O'Hare International Airport and both Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport in Virginia and Wilmington International Airport in North...

American Eagle is launching nonstop service between Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) and both Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport in Virginia and Wilmington International Airport in North Carolina.

Eagle, which is the sister regional carrier of American Airlines, will offer twice-daily round-trips between O’Hare and Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (CHO) with 44-seat Embraer ERJ-140s, from June 9.


American Eagle will also offer twice-daily round-trips between O’Hare and Wilmington International Airport (ILM). The service will begin on July 2 and the carrier will also operate the route with 44-seat Embraer ERJ-140s.

American Eagle operates a large fleet of Embraer ERJ-135s, ERJ-140s (one is seen in this photograph) and ERJ-145s, as well as a fleet of up-to-70-seat Bombardier CRJ700s

Beginning June 9, American’s Eagle’s Chicago O’Hare-Charlottesville schedule calls for flight AA4380 to leave ORD at 1:10 p.m. and land at CHO at 3:55 p.m. local time. Flight AA4297 is timed to depart ORD at 8:55 p.m. and reach CHO at 11:40 p.m. local time.

In the other direction, flight AA4299 (which begins on June 10) will start taxiing at CHO at 6:30 a.m. and arrive at ORD at 7:35 a.m. local time. Flight AA4383 (which operates from June 9) will leave the gate at CHO at 4:25 p.m. and get to ORD at 5:30 p.m. local time.

From July 2, American Eagle’s schedule between Chicago O’Hare and Wilmington will see flight AA4386 pushing back from the gate at ORD at 1:35 p.m. and touching down at ILM at 4:45 p.m. local time. Flight AA4246 will leave ORD at 8:25 p.m. and arrive at ILM at 11:35 p.m. local time.

In the other direction, flight AA4351 (which starts operating on July 3) is timed to leave ILM at 6:00 a.m. and land at ORD at 7:20 a.m. local time. On Sundays, this flight is scheduled to depart ILM at 8:00 a.m. and land at ORD at 9:30 a.m. local time. Flight AA4387 is timed to begin taxiing at ILM at 5:15 p.m. and to touch down at ORD at 6:40 p.m.