News

US Airways Begins Daily Non-Stop Services to Texas

US Airways Begins Daily Non-Stop Services to Texas

US Airways has commenced new daily, non-stop services from its Philadelphia international hub to Austin-Bergstrom and San Antonio in Texas, and has increased flights on Charlotte – New York JFK and Philadelphia – Dallas/Forth Worth.

The Texas routes are being operated with 99-seat, two-class Embraer 190 aircraft. The Charlotte – New York JFK service increases to twice daily with 124-seat, two-class A319s and 150-seat, two-class A320s, while the Philadelphia – Dallas/Fort Worth service increases from three to five flights daily using 150-seat, two-class A320s.

US Airways

DineFresh Meal Option

Meanwhile, last month US Airways became the first US airline to offer a premium meal option in Economy Class on select international flights to Europe, the Middle East and South America. “The new DineFresh meal option, which is paired with complimentary wine, gives our customers more choices when travelling internationally in Economy,” said Hector Adler, Vice President InFlight Services.

The premium entrée, which is priced at $19.99, must be purchased at least 24 hours prior to the flight. Customers travelling on flights where DineFresh meals are offered are notified in advance via email as to their availability and can order on dinefresh.usairways.com

All US Airways international flights now only accept credit and debit cards for onboard purchases. US Airways domestic flights went to a cashless system in 2010.

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 50 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 40 years.

More in News

Sunway and Cobalt Air Give Travel Pros a Taste of Cyprus

Fergal McAlindenMay 24, 2018

Karen Wins Two Tickets to Beijing with Hainan Airlines

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

WIN Two Tickets to the 2018 Irish Travel Trade Awards!

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

“ATC in Europe is a Mess” – Willie Walsh at CAPA

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

Irish Ferries Unveils Legoland Family Deal

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

Eurostar is First Rail Operator on Travelport Rich Content and Branding

Michael FloodMay 24, 2018

British Airways Launches New Dublin to Manchester Service

Michael FloodMay 24, 2018

SkyTeam Introduces Multi-Airline FF Award Booking Tool

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

New Artisan Coffee Outlet Opens at Cork Airport

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

Copyright © 2016 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland