FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- American Eagle Airlines, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, today announced increased nonstop service between Miami International Airport and Jacksonville International Airport in Jacksonville, Fla., with the addition of two new flights on April 5. Eagle will operate its seven daily flights with a mix of 50-seat Embraer EMB-145 jets and 64-seat Super ATR aircraft.
"We are excited to launch this additional service to Jacksonville – the largest city in the state, with strong ties to South Florida," said Peter J. Dolara, American's Senior Vice President based in Miami. "With seven nonstop flights to and from Miami every day, our customers throughout Northeast Florida will have even more convenient connections to destinations throughout the U.S., the Caribbean, Latin America and Europe."
With the third largest seaport in the state, Jacksonville is home to two U.S. Navy bases and a bustling harbor. In addition to being an important center for business and commerce, the Greater Jacksonville metropolitan area boasts beaches and golf courses that keep visitors coming back year after year.
The schedule for flights between Miami and Jacksonville (all times local) is:
Miami to Jacksonville
Jacksonville to Miami
*NEW Flights, beginning April 5, 2011.
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