American Eagle Airlines has launched daily nonstop service from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to six new destinations, including two cities in Mexico and four in the United States.
Eagle, which is the regional-airline affiliate of American Airlines, has begun nonstop service to Mazatlán in the Mexican state of Sinaloa, flying the route with 50-seat Embraer ERJ-145 regional jets. Eagle has also launched daily nonstop service to Morelia in Michoacan, using 44-seat Embraer ERJ-140s.
“The addition of two new destinations from Dallas-Fort Worth is significant,” said Gloria Guevara Manzo, Mexico’s tourism minister. “With these additions American will operate to 18 destinations in our country, further strengthening our nation as a premier international leisure destination.”
Customers can earn double miles for travel between Dallas/Fort Worth and Mazatlan and Morelia through August 31. To participate in this promotion, customers need to register prior to travel using promotion code MZT2X (for Mazatlan) or MLM2X (for Morelia). Customers can register and obtain complete offer terms and conditions at www.aa.com/offers. To enroll in the AAdvantage program, visit www.aa.com/enroll.
From June 9, also, American Eagle is operating new daily nonstop round-trips from Dallas/Fort Worth to Durango, Colorado; and to Grand Island, Nebraska, operating both routes with 50-seat Embraer jets.
American Eagle’s schedule between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Mazatlan’s General Rafael Buelna International Airport (MZT) sees flight AA2894 leaving DFW at 11:45 a.m. daily and arriving at MZT at 1:05 p.m. local time. In the other direction, flight AA2933 is timed to depart MZT at 1:55 p.m. and land at DFW at 5:20 p.m. local time.
The carrier’s schedule between Dallas/Fort Worth and Morelia’s Francisco J. Múgica International Airport (MLM) calls for flight AA2997 to leave DFW daily at 6:20 p.m., in order to make an 8:50 p.m. arrival at MLM, local time. In the other direction, flight AA2989 departs MLM at 6:45 a.m. and touches down at DFW at 9:20 a.m., local time.
Together, American Airlines and American Eagle now serve 18 destinations throughout Mexico with more than 300 weekly flights. In addition to Morelia and Mazatlán, other destinations include Acapulco, Aguascalientes, Cancun, Chihuahua, Cozumel, Guadalajara, León (Guanajuato), Los Cabos, Mexico City, Monterrey, Puerto Vallarta, San Luis Potosi, Queretaro, Torreon, Veracruz and Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo.
American Eagle says its daily flights from DFW to Durango-La Plata County Airport (DRO) will provide visitors from around the world with greater access to Southwest Colorado, for high-quality skiing in the winter or exploring the San Juan Mountains in the summer.
Meanwhile, says the carrier, its two daily nonstop flights to Grand Island’s Central Nebraska Regional Airport (GRI) will offer customers in Nebraska’s Hall County and the surrounding communities convenient connections in Dallas/Fort Worth to destinations throughout the American and oneworld global network.
American Eagle has also resumed seasonal service from Dallas/Fort Worth to Asheville, North Carolina, operating one nonstop per day; and from DFW to Montrose, Colorado, offering two daily nonstops.