Today US Airways begins new daily, non-stop service from the airline’s international gateway of Philadelphia International Airport to Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and San Antonio International Airport.
“We’re pleased to offer travelers convenient non-stop service between our international gateway at Philadelphia International Airport and two of the top destinations in Texas,” said Bob Ciminelli, US Airways’ vice president, Philadelphia hub. “The new flights will not only provide customers in the Lone Star State with access to historic Philadelphia, but also with one-stop service to numerous international and domestic destinations via our easy to navigate northeast hub.”
“We are pleased that travelers in the Philadelphia region now have convenient, non-stop flights to Austin and San Antonio,” saidRina Cutler, Philadelphia Deputy Mayor, Transportation and Utilities. “We are proud of our partnership with US Airways and look forward to additional new flights to new cities.”
US Airways will operate service from Philadelphia to Austin and San Antonio on 99-passenger, dual-class Embraer 190 aircraft. The flight schedule is as follows:
|Philadelphia (PHL) to Austin-Bergstrom International (AUS)||Austin-Bergstrom International (AUS) to Philadelphia (PHL)|
|1775||5:50 p.m.||8:41 p.m.||1778||7:45 a.m.||12:08 p.m.|
|Philadelphia (PHL) to San Antonio International Airport (SAT)||San Antonio International Airport (SAT) to Philadelphia (PHL)|
|1607||6:10 p.m.||9:09 p.m.||1634||8:10 a.m.||12:36 p.m.|
Today the airline also launched a sixth daily flight between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Philadelphia and a fourth and fifth daily flight between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and its Charlotte, N.C. hub.
US Airways will operate its new frequency between Charlotte and John F. Kennedy International Airport on 124-passenger, dual-class Airbus A319 aircraft and on 150-passenger, dual-class Airbus A320 aircraft. The airline will operate its new flights from Philadelphia to Dallas/Fort Worth aboard 150-passenger, dual-class Airbus A320 aircraft. The flight schedule for the improved service is as follows:
|Charlotte (CLT) to John F. Kennedy International (JFK)||John F. Kennedy International (JFK) to Charlotte (CLT)|
|1432||7:40 a.m.||9:29 a.m. *||1254||8:25 a.m.||10:24 a.m.**|
|1253||8:20 p.m.||10:11 p.m.**||1255||10:14 a.m.||12:16 p.m.*|
*Flight will be operated on Airbus A319 aircraft.
**Flight will be operated on Airbus 320 aircraft. Flight times and aircraft types are subject to change.
|Philadelphia (PHL) to Dallas/Fort Worth International (DFW)||Dallas/Fort Worth International (DFW) to Philadelphia (PHL)|
|1198||4:00 p.m.||6:40p.m.||1144||8:35 a.m.||12:45 p.m.|
Customers may book their flight through US Airways’ website at www.usairways.com, by calling US Airways Reservations at 1-800-428-4322 or through their travel agent.