Friday, June 20, 2014

American Airlines Cuts Flight Schedules To Venezuela

Major US airline American Airlines announced that it will trim its schedule from the United States to Venezuela significantly starting in July, apparently due to an alleged dispute in ticket revenues.

American Airlines, headquartered in Forth Worth, Texas, said it will cut 38 of its 48 weekly flights to the South American country and totally end its Caracas – Dallas / Fort Worth and San Juan – New York JFK service after 1 July.

In a statement to Flightglobal, American Airlines said it will continue to serve Venezuela through tits eight weekly flights between Caracas and Miami and two weekly flights between Maracaibo and Miami.