American Eagle Airlines is launching nonstop jet service linking Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport in Alabama with Miami International Airport, and linking Chicago O'Hare International Airport...

American Eagle Airlines is launching nonstop jet service linking Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) in Alabama with Miami International Airport (MIA), and linking Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) with Fargo, North Dakota’s Hector International Airport (FAR), on April 6, 2010.

The airline, which is American Airlines’ regional affiliate, will operate both new routes with 50-seat Embraer ERJ-145 jets. It will operate two daily round-trip flights between Birmingham and Miami, and three between Chicago O’Hare and Fargo.


American Eagle’s schedule for the flights between Birmingham, Alabama and Miami (all times local) will see flight EGF2742 depart BHM at 6:15 a.m. to arrive at MIA at 9:10 a.m. (This flight begins on April 7, 2010.) Flight EGF2743 will leave BHM at 12:30 p.m. to reach MIA at 3:20 p.m. In the other direction, flight EGF 2744 will leave MIA at 11:00 a.m. to get to BHM at 12:05 p.m. and EGF2748 will push back at MIA at 9:20 p.m. to arrive at BHM at 10:25 p.m.

The carrier also serves Birmingham with three daily non-stop flights from its hub at Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW).

American Eagle, American Airlines' regional airline sister carrier, operates a large fleet of Embraer ERJ-145s and of the regional jet family's other, smaller members, the ERJ-135 and the ERJ-140

American Eagle, American Airlines' regional airline sister carrier, operates a large fleet of Embraer ERJ-145s and of the regional jet family's other, smaller members, the ERJ-135 and the ERJ-140

American Eagle’s schedule for its flights between Chicago and Fargo (all times local) will see flight EGF3712 departing ORD at 9:30 a.m. to arrive at FAR at 11:30 a.m.; EGF3714 leaving ORD at 1:00 p.m. to reach FAR at 3:00 p.m.; and EGF3716 pushing back at ORD at 8:00 p.m. to get to FAR at 10:00 p.m.

From Fargo, flight EGF3710 (which begins on April 7, 2010) will leave FAR at 7:00 a.m. and arrive at ORD at 8:39 a.m., while EGF3711 will depart FAR at 12:00 noon to reach ORD at 1:39 p.m. Flight EGF3713 is timed to push back from the gate at FAR at 3:30 p.m. to get to ORD at 5:09 p.m.