American Airlines is increasing its flights to Heathrow from Dallas-Fort Worth and Miami for the winter 2013/14 season.
The carrier will operate 17 weekly flights from Dallas Fort Worth to LHR this coming winter, starting on October 27. This is up from 14 weekly in winter 2012/13.
All 17 services will be operated by a Boeing 777-200ER/-300ER, instead of a Boeing 767-300ER/777-200ER, reports airlineroute.net.
The Miami to London route will increase from ten weekly flights in winter 2012/13 to double daily this winter. These services will be operated by a Boeing 777-200ER, instead of a Boeing 767/777.
AA is already taking bookings on the increased flight schedule to Heathrow.
It also emerged today that American Airlines is introducing its B777-300ER aircraft on the London to Los Angeles route on June 12. The plane already flies from Heathrow to New York JFK and from Heathrow to Dallas Fort Worth.
For more information, visit aa.com.
Report by Graham Smith