Santiago de Cuba will be American Airlines’ sixth Cuban destination when new daily service from Miami begins on May 3, 2019, the airline announced.
American also will launch its first flights to Durango, Mexico, on June 6, 2019, when daily service begins from Dallas/Fort Worth.
American will be the only U.S. airline with scheduled service to these destinations.
Other international additions to America’s schedule include flights between New York/LaGuardia and Aruba (June 8), Charlotte and Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (June 8), and seasonal service between Dallas-Fort Worth and Santo Domingo (June 8-August 17), and two cities in Honduras: San Pedro Sula (June 7-August 17) and Tegucigalpa (June 6-August 20).
American also is increasing domestic flights originating in Dallas-Fort Worth. Beginning on March 3, 2019, the airline will begin new daily, year-round service from DFW to Augusta Regional Airport in Georgia, Gainesville Regional Airport in Florida, Yuma International Airport in Arizona, and Meadows Field Airport in Bakersfield, California.
On April 2, 2019, the airline will begin daily nonstop service between DFW and Monterey Regional Airport in California (seasonal), Flagstaff Pulliam Airport in Arizona, and Hollywood Burbank Airport in California. The addition of 15 new regional gates at DFW helped facilitate the new service, the airline said.
Other new routes beginning in 2019 will include Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C. to Will Rogers Airport in Oklahoma City; LaGuardia to McGhee Tyson Airport in Knoxville, Tenn., and JFK to San Antonio, all on Feb. 14; LAX-Tulsa on April 2; and Charlotte-Cherry Capital Airport in Traverse City, Mich., on June 8.