In a new extension of its flight schedule to August 7, Southwest Airlines has added seven new year-round U.S. domestic routes, along with 18 additional domestic seasonal and two international services for summer 2015.

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Spirit Airlines plans to launch service from Houston Bush Intercontinental Airport to 10 new destinations in the spring of 2015, three of them in the U.S. and the rest in Mexico and Central America. New U.S. destinations are the Tampa, Baltimore/Washington International and Oakland airports.

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Southwest Airlines is launching non-stop service from Dallas Love Field to San Francisco International Airport and Oakland International Airport on January 6, 2015.

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Southwest has announced it would add 20 flights to 12 new non-stop destinations if the airline is able to acquire two additional gates at Dallas Love Field. American must relinquish the gates under the terms of a settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice, but other airlines are also bidding for them.

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Spirit Airlines is launching daily non-stop service between Oakland International Airport and Chicago O’Hare International Airport on May 1.

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Delta Air Lines is increasing its schedule at Los Angeles International Airport, by offering daily additional year-round and seasonal service to 14 destinations, including eight new markets. The additional service will give Delta Air Lines 12 per cent more daily seats from LAX.

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California and Nevada residents will be able to travel express to and from Los Angeles, San Francisco, Oakland, Riverside, Las Vegas, Sparks/Reno, Sacramento and San Jose from $1.

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Operated by Boeing 737-400 equipment, Xtra Airways’ flight program to Mazatlán will offer nine weekly round-trips of 150-passenger capacity (for a total of 1,350 seats per week in each direction) from Houston, San Antonio, Denver, Los Angeles and Oakland.

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Hawaiian Airlines has its share of hiccups, but in this writer’s experience, HA trumps its much larger main competitor on mainland-Hawaii routes, United Airlines, 10 times out of 10 when it comes to unfeigned warmth, superior food and beverage choices and all-around customer service.

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Alaska Airlines is launching new daily nonstop services from the California cities of Oakland and San Jose to Honolulu on April 10, 2012.

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Alaska Airlines is expanding its Hawaii schedule by upgrading to daily, nonstop service from the California cities of Oakland and San Jose to Lihue on the island of Kauai and Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii on March 12, 2012.

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Alaska Airlines is inaugurating nonstop services from San Jose and Oakland in California to Lihue on the Hawaiian island of Kauai on March 27 and March 28 respectively.

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Mexican carrier Volaris Airlines has responded with new information to an item Airlines and Destinations posted noting that the airline’s initially published schedule for its Tijuana-Oakland service (which begins on August 28) apparently would have the aircraft sitting on the ground for 8 hours. The airline’s initially published schedule... Read more