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Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International (ATL)
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32 Destinations served
66 Routes served




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Delta to commence B717 international flights in December

Delta Air Lines (DL, Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson) will deploy its fleet of B717-200s on international flights with effect from December of this year. Airline Route reports the Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson-based carrier will deploy the type on flights to Moss Town, Bahamas effective December 20, and to Nassau Int'l effective January 12, 2015.

Delta currently operates forty-five of the type with an additional forty-three on order. The twinjets were all formerly with ...

Canada's WestJet offloads ten B737-700s to Southwest

WestJet (WS, Calgary) has sold ten B737-700s to Southwest Airlines (WN, Dallas Love Field) Canadian Aviation News has reported. The first two jets - C-FWAD (msn 32753) and C-FWAF (msn 32747) - have already been ferried to Everett where they are undergoing conversion into the US budget carrier's configuration.

WestJet operates a fleet of sixty-nine B737-700s while Southwest operates 436 including aircraft with subsidiary AirTran Airways (FL, Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson).

Frontier to open Miami, Philadelphia bases in December

Frontier Airlines (F9, Denver Int'l) has announced it will develop Miami Int'l and Philadelphia Int'l into its next two bases beginning in December this year. The revitalized ULCC, fresh from its acquisition from Republic Airlines (YX, Chicago O'Hare) by Phoenix-based investment firm, Indigo Partners LLC, will begin direct flights from Miami to Denver Int'l, Philadelphia, New York La Guardia and Chicago O'Hare beginning December 20 with a total of 38 weekly flights.

No low-cost domestic ...

Southwest assessing 50 foreign destinations for possible flights

Southwest Airlines (WN, Dallas Love Field) is assessing 50 possible destinations outside the continental United States for their market potential airline CEO, Gary Kelly, told the Globe & Mail newspaper this week.

While he did not allude to which exact destinations were being studied, Kelly did note that the range of the airline's B737-800 fleet would allow it to expand into Canada, Hawaii, Alaska, Central America and the northern part of South America.

“Those are all within the ...

PEOPLExpress to be unveiled on May 30

PEOPLExpress (V2, Newport News) will be officially unveiled to the public at a ceremony to be held at Newport News on Friday, May 30. Among the gliteratti expected to be present are Virginia governor, Terry McAuliffe (D). At the event, People Express President and CEO Jeff Erickson will unveil the carrier's initial destinations, flight schedule and ticket prices.

According to US Department of Transportation (DoT) papers seen by ch-aviation, besides routes from Newport News, initial services ...


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Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
B717-20043 43hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-700 WIN.12 12hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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