Los Angeles-Maui Nonstop Service by Hawaiian on July 2014

Los Angeles-Maui Nonstop Service by Hawaiian starting on July 1, 2014

Honolulu, Hawaiian Airlines has a plan to offer daily year-round service between Los Angeles and Maui in Summer 2014 season. This route will serve by Airbus A330-200 aircraft.

Hawaiian Airlines has announced it answer increasing demand from the Southern California market.

More than 120,000 air seats will be added to both Los Angeles and Maui’s travel markets when the new nonstop service launches on July 1, 2014. The new daily service also capitalizes on convenient connections to Hawai’i from other cities on the U.S. mainland through Hawaiian Airlines’ growing network with airline partners. In addition, Hawaiian Airlines’ Maui hub, which was established in 2012, offers an alternative connecting point for travel to other islands with its expanded neighbor island flight schedule.

Started on July 01, 2014 Scheduled as follows:
Service Flight Number Departs ArrivesDay
Maui - Los Angeles HA034 15:40 23:55 Daily
Los Angeles - Maui HA033 11:15 13:40 Daily
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival. Los Angeles departure begins from July 02, 2014.

Addition, Hawaiian Airlines plans to operate 3 daily A330-200 service on Honolulu-Los Angeles route start from November 2, 2014. It currently operates 2 daily A330 and 1 daily Boeing 767.

Photo by Laurent ERRERA

Direct Flights to Maldives by Cathay Pacific

Cathay Pacific to Start Maldives Service from late-October 2013

Cathay Pacific got the permission from Government, the subject for new route, direct flights to Maldives. Cathay Pacific begin services for Hong Kong - Maldives (Malé) route start from October 27, 2013, 4 weekly. Will be served by Airbus A330-300, configuration 327 seats on tree class, Business Class, new Premium Economy Class and long-haul Economy Class.

Planned schedule for this 4 weekly flights as follow:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives Day
Hong Kong - Maldives (Malé) CX601 17:15 21:25 Wed, Thu, Sat, Sun
Maldives (Malé) - Hong Kong CX602 23:35 08:55 Wed, Thu, Sat, Sun
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.
Reservation for this new service opened around 02:00GMT July 22, 2013.
Operate by Airbus A330-300 aircraft.

Photo by Mehdi Nazarinia

Edelweiss Air Adds Second Weekly Zurich-Tampa from March 2014

Edelweiss Air, Switzerland adding second weekly service on Zurich - Tampa, Florida US route, start from March 4, 2014. Where the new flight operates on Tuesdays will be served by Airbus A330-300 configuration 327 seats on two class, consisting Business Class 36 Seats and Economy Class 291 Seats.

Route & Scheduled Airbus A330-300 Edelweiss Air
Update July 19, 2013 as follows:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives Day
Zurich - Tampa LX8004 09:45 15:35 2
Zurich - Tampa LX8004 12:55 18:55 5
Tampa - Zurich LX8005 17:20 07:45+1 2
Tampa - Zurich LX8005 20:40 10:55+1 5
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.

Currently reservation for this route is available until April 29, 2014 inclusive. Above schedule is effective from March 11, 2014 to March 29, 2014 only.

Photo by Kurt Greul

Airbus A330-200 AEROFLOT Daily Service to Los Angeles

Aeroflot plans to increase frequency service between Moscow, Sheremetyevo and Los Angeles 7 days on  weekly flights start from June 23, on next year 2014. This route will be served by Airbus A330-200 operates in a two class configuration 335 seats, consisting of 34 seats of the business class, 207 in economy class on this route.

Scheduled as follows:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives
Moscow-Los Angeles SU106 13:0014:45
Los Angeles-Moscow SU107 16:25 15:40+1
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.

First arrival Airbus A330-200 Fiji Airways in Los Angeles International Airport

Los Angeles International Airport welcomes Fiji Airways

For first arrival Airbus A330-200 Fiji Airways new brand, Los Angeles International Airport warmly welcome. Previously the airport was served with Air Pacific Boeing 747-400s.

Fiji Airways is new brand for replace Air Pacific, to honor its cultural heritage, Fiji Airways has announced a new refreshed brand at a celebratory launch event at Los Angeles International Airport.

The event retired its “Air Pacific” brand to align more closely with what makes Fiji unique, its people. Fiji Airways will add more frequency of flights with new aircrafts, it will be even easier for Americans to get to the 333 islands of Fiji. American travelers will now see direct flights from Los Angeles to Fiji almost double by the end of the year, and they will travel in new, state-of-the-art A330s.

Hawaiian Airlines come to Taipei, Taiwan

Hawaiian Airlines, today July 9, 2013 launched nonstop service from Honolulu to Taipei, Taiwan, the latest addition to its expanding international network and seventh Asian gateway destination.

Hawai’i Tourism Authority (HTA) confirm, nearly 10,000 visitors from Taiwan in Hawaii on 2012, this positif market for Hawaiian Airlines.

”This new Hawaiian Airlines flight fits into our strategy of global market diversification,” commented Mike McCartney, HTA president and CEO. ”This new service is critically important asHawai’i strives to become a major hub for that region in Asia.”

Hawaiian Airlines will operate three flights a week between Honolulu and Taipei and serve by Airbus A330-200 have capacity 294 seat.

Scheduled as follows:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives Schedule
Honolulu-Taipei HA 807 1:55 a.m 6:15 a.m +1 Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday
Taipei-Honolulu HA 808 8:55 p.m 1:10 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.

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Airbus A330-300 AirAsia X fly to Busan

Low-cost carrier for long-haul flights, AirAsia X, has launched flights from Kuala Lumpur to Busan South Korea, start from July 15, 2013. Busan is the second largest city in South Korea after Seoul, its second route to South Korea for AirAsia X.

AirAsia X will operate Airbus A330-300 on these route with two class configuration, consisting of 12 premium flatbed seats and 365 economy class seats.

AirAsia X will begin Kuala Lumpur - Busan service at July 15, 2013.
Reservation for this new 4 weekly service is now available.

Scheduled as follows:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives
Kuala Lumpur - Busan D7518 01:00 08:45
Kuala Lumpur - Busan D7512 08:15 16:00
Busan - Kuala Lumpur D7519 10:20 16:10
Busan - Kuala Lumpur D7513 16:45 22:35
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.