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US Airways Adds More “Aloha” with New Service to Hawaii from Charlotte

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US Airways Adds More “Aloha” with New Service to Hawaii from Charlotte

US Airways Adds More “Aloha” with New Service to Hawaii from Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--US Airways (NYSE:LCC) customers will now have more ways to catch the Aloha Spirit when the airline begins nonstop service between its largest hub in Charlotte, North Carolina and Honolulu, Hawaii on the island of Oahu. Daily, year-round service is set to begin Thursday, December 17, 2009. The new flight will complement US Airways’ daily nonstop service to Oahu, Maui, Kauai and the Big Island from its Phoenix hub. It will be operated with Boeing 767 aircraft with seating for 18 in First Class and 186 in the main cabin.

“Hawaii is one of US Airways’ most popular vacation destinations. We’re pleased to add another flight and give our customers on the East Coast easy access to Honolulu and the Island of Oahu,” said Senior Vice President, Marketing and Planning, Andrew Nocella.

“This announcement of nonstop service from Charlotte to Honolulu is great news for the Charlotte passenger and reaffirms the strength of Charlotte Douglas International Airport as a US Airways hub,” said City of Charlotte Mayor Pat McCrory.

Customers may book their flight through US Airways’ Web site at usairways.com, by calling US Airways Reservations at 1-800-428-4322 or through their travel agent. Complete air and hotel vacation packages are also available through US Airways Vacations at usairwaysvacations.com. Schedule detail is as follows:

Routing

   

Flight

   

Frequency

   

Departure

   

Arrival

   

Start Date

Charlotte – Honolulu

US807 Daily 9:45 a.m. 2:59 p.m. Dec. 17, 2009

Honolulu – Charlotte

US808 Daily 5:45 p.m.

7:42 a.m.
next day

Dec. 17, 2009

Oahu is the third new nonstop destination from US Airways’ Charlotte hub to be added this year. In April, US Airways resumed service between Charlotte and Paris-Charles de Gaulle and on December 2, the airline will begin its first-ever service to South America with daily, nonstop flights between Charlotte and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

US Airways was America’s number one on-time airline in 2008 among the “Big Six” hub-and-spoke airlines according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) monthly Air Travel Consumer Report. US Airways, along with US Airways Shuttle and US Airways Express, operates more than 3,200 flights per day and serves more than 200 communities in the U.S., Canada, Europe, the Caribbean and Latin America. The airline employs more than 33,000 aviation professionals worldwide and is a member of the Star Alliance network, which offers our customers more than 16,500 daily flights to 912 destinations in 159 countries worldwide. And for the eleventh consecutive year, the airline received a Diamond Award for maintenance training excellence from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for its Charlotte, North Carolina hub line maintenance facility. For more company information, visit usairways.com. (LCCG)

-Fly With US-

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