Travel — 07 April 2011
New American Eagle flights begin from Oklahoma City to Los Angeles

New American Eagle flights begin from Oklahoma City to Los Angeles.

On Tuesday, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, American Eagle, began a new daily round-trip service between Oklahoma City’s Will Rogers World Airport and Los Angeles International Airport. The new flights will be operated with 63-seat Bombardier CRJ-700 jets featuring a two-class cabin.

“We’re delighted to launch our service from Oklahoma City to American’s cornerstone hub in Los Angeles,” said Gary Foss, Vice President – Planning and Marketing for American’s regional network. “Even with one daily nonstop flight, customers from Oklahoma City will have additional travel options each day, as well as more convenient connections through American’s Los Angeles cornerstone hub to other destinations throughout the oneworld® global network. Favored destinations from Oklahoma City include Hawaii, Las Vegas, Hong Kong, Australia and New Zealand.”

The new Los Angeles flights also complement existing American and American Eagle service to American’s cornerstone hubs in Chicago and Dallas/Fort Worth. All this is part of a major expansion of the Los Angeles cornerstone hub that will see more than 30 flights added today to 15 communities for a total of over 150 daily flights.

“American Airlines new Los Angeles service provides another great option for Oklahoma City’s traveling public,” says director of airports Mark Kranenburg. “American’s decision to add this new route shows confidence in our community. We look forward to American’s continued growth in Oklahoma City.”

Here is the schedule (all times local):

Oklahoma City to Los Angeles: Flight # 3798, dep 2:40 pm, arr 3:45 pm, flies daily.

Los Angeles to Oklahoma City: Flight # 3799, dep 9:10 am, arr 2:00 pm, flies daily.

AAdvantage® Double Mile Offer

Customers can earn double miles for travel between Los Angeles and Oklahoma City beginning today through June 30, 2011. To participate in this promotion, customers need to register prior to travel using promotion code LAX2X. Customers can register and obtain complete offer terms and conditions for this at www.aa.com/morelax. If you are not yet an AAdvantage member, it’s easy and free to enroll – just visit www.aa.com/enroll.

First Class Service on American Eagle

With the introduction of nine First Class seats on all of its CRJ-700 aircraft, Eagle now offers a premium product with the same level of outstanding service customers experience on American Airlines. Eagle’s complimentary First Class dining service on longer flights includes a continental breakfast with cereal or hot oatmeal and yogurt and a lunch or dinner that includes a fresh salad or a sandwich and dessert. First Class customers receive warm, cleansing towels and mixed nuts prior to their meals, which are served on china. On flights of shorter duration, beverage service will be accompanied by a gourmet snack mix. The new First Class seat includes four-way adjustable headrests, ergonomically-contoured back and seat cushions, together with a unique, articulated seat bottom, which allows customers to recline with less impact on the legroom of passengers seated behind them.

For more information and a listing of AAdvantage program participating companies, visit www.aa.com/aadvantage

Image by lscan via Flickr.

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Richard Lee

Richard has been traveling since he took a year off from college, where he was doing a BA in Journalism. He traveled half the world, backpacking with his girlfriend (now his wife). They spent time in South America, Asia, Greece and much of Europe. After writing about his experiences for several airline and travel magazines, he never went back to college.

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