Escape to Canada’s Ocean Playground and America’s Last Frontier from Philadelphia on US AirwaysDaily Flights Begin to Halifax, Nova Scotia, and Anchorage, Alaska from Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Beginning today, US Airways (NYSE:LCC) customers have two new ways to explore Nova Scotia and Alaska through its Philadelphia hub, as the airline inaugurates daily, year-round service to Halifax and daily, seasonal service to Anchorage.
"We're excited to add Halifax and Anchorage to our more than 400 daily departures at Philadelphia International Airport. We appreciate the continued support from the Philadelphia Division of Aviation, and look forward to a great summer travel season for our customers."
US Airways Vice President, Philadelphia Hub Bob Ciminelli said, "We're excited to add Halifax and Anchorage to our more than 400 daily departures at Philadelphia International Airport. We appreciate the continued support from the Philadelphia Division of Aviation, and look forward to a great summer travel season for our customers."
Schedule detail is as follows and customers may book their flights at www.usairways.com, by calling US Airways Reservations at 1-800-428-4322 or through their travel agent.
Philadelphia - Halifax
Halifax - Philadelphia
6:16 p.m. Operated by US Airways Express Carrier Air Wisconsin with 50-seat CRJ-200 jet aircraft
* Service begins June 2 for Flight 3657.
Philadelphia - Anchorage
Anchorage - Philadelphia
8:01 a.m. (next day) Operated by US Airways Boeing 757 aircraft with 12 seats in First Class and 164 in the main cabin
US Airways, along with US Airways Shuttle and US Airways Express, operates more than 3,000 flights per day and serves more than 190 communities in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Middle East, the Caribbean, Central and South America. The airline employs more than 31,000 aviation professionals worldwide, and is a member of the Star Alliance network, which offers its customers more than 19,700 daily flights to 1,077 airports in 175 countries. Together with its US Airways Express partners, the airline serves approximately 80 million passengers each year, and operates hubs in Charlotte, N.C., Philadelphia and Phoenix, and a focus city in Washington, D.C. at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. And for the eleventh consecutive year, the airline received a Diamond Award for maintenance training excellence from the Federal Aviation Administration for its Charlotte hub line maintenance facility. For more company information, visit usairways.com. (LCCG)
Posted: June 1, 2010
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