With the global passenger numbers growing by 7.5% last year, and a further 6% anticipated this year, airlines are opening up new routes and expanding services, giving customers more choice and flexibility. Here is Corporate Traveler’s rundown of the latest route news.
United will launch 10 new domestic routes this year, starting April. Hubs in Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles, New York and Washington will be linked to 10 smaller cities in California, Florida, Montana, New York, North Carolina, Oregon and Texas. For the full rundown of United’s rapidly expanding route schedule, check out this list on their website.
American is having a big year for route openings with more than 10 all-new services. All are schedule to begin in 2018, including a shuttle New York and Chicago.
The Canadian flag-carrier is expanding U.S. operations with new routes from Edmonton to San Francisco, Toronto to Omaha, Vancouver to Sacramento and Montreal to Vancouver and Pittsburgh. For more details, check out their website.
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