FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- American Eagle, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, today announced it is adding an additional seasonal daily round-trip flight between Chicago O'Hare International Airport and Quad City International Airport in Moline, Ill., beginning April 5. The new service will be operated with 50-seat Embraer jets.
"We're delighted to increase our service from Moline to American's cornerstone hub in Chicago," said Gary Foss, Vice President – Planning and Marketing for American's regional network. "Now with four daily nonstop flights, customers from the Quad Cities will have even more travel options from which to choose, as well as more convenient connections in Chicago to destinations throughout American's vast global network."
"We are very excited that American Eagle has added more seats into the market with this additional daily flight into O'Hare," said Bruce Carter, Director of Aviation at the Quad City International Airport. "We look forward to our continued partnership with American Eagle and hope to someday see more frequency to Dallas/Fort Worth as well."
Here is the schedule, beginning April 5 (all times local):
Chicago O'Hare to Moline
Moline to Chicago O'Hare
*Flights operated as AmericanConnection
** NEW Flights
American Eagle also serves Moline with two daily nonstop flights from its largest hub in Dallas/Fort Worth, Tex.
About American Eagle
American Eagle operates more than 1,500 daily flights to over 170 cities throughout the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Mexico and the Caribbean on behalf of American Airlines. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® airlines serve 250 cities in 40 countries with, on average, more than 3,400 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 900 aircraft. American's award-winning website, AA.com, provides users with easy access to check and book fares, plus personalized news, information and travel offers. American Airlines is a founding member of the oneworld® Alliance, which brings together some of the best and biggest names in the airline business, enabling them to offer their customers more services and benefits than any airline can provide on its own. Together, its members serve approximately 750 destinations in nearly 150 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AmericanAirlines, American Eagle, AmericanConnection, AA.com We know why you fly and AAdvantage are registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. (NYSE: AMR).
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SOURCE American Eagle Airlines