AILEVON PACIFIC Aviation Consulting-Weekly Airline Schedule Update – February 26th 2024

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Themes of the Week

  • Avelo is growing their STS base with four new routes
  • Breeze added a New (Bern) city
  • Delta is joining in on the Bluey craze and is going to Brisbane
  • Emirates is exercising their Fifth Freedom rights to BOG
  • Lynx cut all links this week
  • Spirit is pausing in MHT
  • United will once again say shalom to TLV on March 7, but only from EWR for now

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Capacity Update

To see a detailed list of U.S. domestic and international capacity changes by airline, please click here.

AeroMexico filed new service from TPA to Mexico City, Mexico (MEX) starting in June.

Alaska will resume ATL to PDX in October. It was last served August 2018.

Air Canada Is suspending two Canadian routes this winter starting in November: IAD to YVR and PIT to YUL.

American reduced capacity 2% week over week in June and July. They added new service from BOS to MYR once a week from June through August. They are resuming JFK to Tokyo Haneda, Japan (HND) service in June. It was last served in November 2013. They added flights to SDF for the PGA Championship in May from both LAX and PHX. They also added flights for the Republican National Convention in MKE from LGA in July. They suspended three routes from September 4 through October 6: MIA to PDX and SMF; and MSY to PHX.

Avelo announced and filed four new STS routes starting in May: BOI, FCA, PSC and SLE.

Breeze announced and filed new service from New Bern, NC (EWN) to BDL and MCO starting in May and from HSV to LAX starting in June.

Delta announced and filed new service from LAX to Brisbane, Australia (BNE) starting in December. They will compete with Qantas and United on the route. They are increasing ATL to London Heathrow (LHR) up to three flights per day. They suspended LGA to Nassau, Bahamas (NAS) from September 9 through December 20.

Emirates filed new Fifth Freedom flights from MIA to Bogota, Colombia (BOG) from June onward.

Athens International Airport

Frontier removed seven routes from future schedules: ATL to SAT and SLC; DEN to MYR and SJD; IND to LAS; MCO to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (SDQ); and TPA to Montego Bay, Jamaica (MBJ). They suspended nine routes from May through August: MCO to BOS, CMH, MDT, MSY and PIT; LAS to CLT, SMF and TPA; and PBI to TTN. Capacity is up week over week 9% in June through August.

JetBlue suspended BOS to SJC from September 4 through October 31.

Lynx ceased operations this week.

Southwest suspended LAX to OGG from June through September.

Spirit suspended service from MHT to MYR and will be suspending MHT to MCO from May 8 onward. MHT won a SCASD grant for Spirit service in 2021.

Sun Country extended their schedule through December 10. They announced and filed new service from MSP to ATL, MHT and MRY.

United announced and filed new service from GUM to HND from May onward. They are resuming Tel Aviv, Israel (TLV) service March 7 from EWR but IAD, ORD and SFO service is pushed back to the end of October.

Volaris filed new service from MFE to Cancun, Mexico (CUN) from June onward. They are suspending SMF to MEX from May onward. They still offer service from SMF to Leon (BJX) and Guadalajara (GDL).

Note: Schedule information presented in the Weekly Airline Schedule Summary comes from what is loaded in Cirium schedules via Diio Mi and may not reflect what airlines are actually selling.

Domestic United States Capacity By Carrier

TSA Update

February 1-25 is at 106.6% of 2023 levels

Read the full Weekly, Airline Schedule Update Here


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