United Airlines (Chicago) has announced plans to launch daily nonstop service from its Cleveland hub at Hopkins International Airport to Nashville and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The United Express flights will be operated by ExpressJet Airlines (United Express) (Atlanta) using 50-seat regional jet aircraft, with the Nashville service beginning on December 19, 2012, and the Oklahoma City service beginning on February 14, 2013.
The weekday flight schedules are as follows:
|Cleveland – Nashville||Nashville – Cleveland|
|8:55 a.m.||9:25 a.m.||11:45 a.m.||2:10 p.m.|
|5:00 p.m.||5:40 p.m.||5:45 p.m.||8:05 p.m.|
|Cleveland – Oklahoma City||Oklahoma City – Cleveland|
|8:40 a.m.||10:30 a.m.||10:55 a.m.||2:30 p.m.|
Separately, United will also discontinue service between Cleveland and Green Bay, Wisconsin, effective December 18, 2012. United will continue to offer connecting service between Cleveland and Green Bay through Chicago (O’Hare).
In other news, United is dropping the twice-weekly Guam-Okinawa route on October 31.
Copyright Photo: Tony Storck. Embraer ERJ 145LR (EMB-145LR) N14959 (msn 145091) prepares to land at Baltimore/Washington.