American Airlines has launched new service between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) in the USA. The new flight, operated on Boeing 777-200 aircraft, is American’s ninth U.S. destination served from Heathrow and brings the airline to 21 peak daily departures.
Phoenix in the state of Arizona is a gateway to the Grand Canyon and Monument Valley.
This summer, American is also introducing a further eight new flights between Europe and the United States, all operated as part of the Atlantic Joint Business with British Airways, Iberia and Finnair:
- From Philadelphia International Airport (PHL): summer seasonal service to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland; Berlin-Tegel Airport (TXL),Germany, Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport (BLQ), Italy, and Dubrovnik Airport (DBV), Croatia
- From Dallas/ Fort Worth International Airport (DFW): Daily summer seasonal service to Dublin Airport (DUB), Ireland, and Munich Airport (MUC), Germany,
- From Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD): Daily summer seasonal service to Athens International Airport (ATH),Greece
- From Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT): Daily year-round service to MUC