AILEVON PACIFIC Aviation Consulting-Weekly Airline Schedule Update – May 6th 2024

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Themes of the Week

  • Delta is adding more international service but removing some others as well
  • Frontier says te amo más to SJU
  • Southwest is getting into the college football spirit
  • Spirit is growing in the two big Ds: DTW and DFW

Upcoming

  • Spirit and Sun Country have earnings calls this week
  • We now have a bi-monthly Latin America email; if you are interested please email diego.chavez@ailevonpacific.com to be added to the email list
  • Our next Airport Roundtable will be hosted by AVL in September; mark your calendars and RSVP here

 

Capacity Update

For a detailed view of capacity changes by airline and route click here.

Alaska

  • Suspended ANC to ORD from October 26 through January.

Delta

  • Announced and filed new once a week service from BOS to Liberia, Costa Rica (LIR) from January on.
  • Added once weekly service from DTW to Providenciales, Turks and Caicos (PLS) from December onward.
  • Will resume three international routes: JFK to Antigua (ANU) is resuming from January onward and was last served in July 2021; JFK to St Kitts (SKB) is resuming in January and was last served in March 2020; and TPA to Amsterdam (AMS) is resuming in October and was last served in October 2019.
  • Removed JFK to Kingston, Jamaica (KIN) and LAX to Shanghai, China (PVG) from future schedules. LAX to PVG was scheduled to return in October and was last served in February 2020. LAX to Auckland, New Zealand (AKL) will be suspended in August and September.

Frontier

Athens International Airport
  • Filed new service from SJU to Port of Spain, Trinidad (POS) starting in July. This continues their SJU growth after previously announcing more new service.

Southwest

  • Added three college football special flights this fall: AUS to DTW for the Texas at Michigan game in September; BHM to MKE for the Alabama at Wisconsin game in September; and CMH to PDX for the Ohio State at Oregon game in October.
  • If you have a special event that you think an airline should add service for, it is important to reach out as soon as possible and at a minimum more than three months out!

Spirit

  • Filed seven new routes and one resumption all starting in July: DTW to BNA, CHS and MCI (MCI last served in September 2021); DFW to CMH, MCI, MEM, MKE and SAT.

United

  • Suspended RDD service to LAX and SFO from October 1-28 due to runway work.

WestJet

  • Removed MCO to YOW from future schedules. Air Canada and Porter Airlines both still serve the route.

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.

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