Delta Air Lines (Atlanta) is planning to add another feeder route to its growing Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SeaTac) hub. The carrier will commence daily Delta Connection service between Missoula, Montana with Bombardier CRJ700 regional jets on December 19 per Airline Route.
In other news, Delta is ending its London (Heathrow) – Newark and London (Heathrow) service on October 5. Virgin Atlantic will restore a second daily Los Angeles service when Delta ends the route.
Copyright Photo: Michael B. Ing/AirlinersGallery.com. SkyWest Airlines’ Bombardier CRJ700 (CL-600-2C10) N631SK (msn 10329) taxies to the runway at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) hub.
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Alaska Airlines (Seattle/Tacoma) on August 23 is introducing Alaska Horizon (operated by subsidiary Horizon Air) Bombardier Q400 nonstop service from Seattle/Tacoma hub to Helena, Montana. The new route will operate on a daily basis according to Airline Route.
The airline currently serves Helena via a stop in Great Falls.
Copyright Photo: Michael B. Ing/AirlinersGallery.com. Alaska Horizon’s (Horizon Air) Bombardier DHC-8-402 (Q400) N443QX (msn 4353) in the special UAA Seawolves – University of Alaska Anchorage college livery taxies to the runway at the Seattle-Tacoma (SeaTac) International Airport (SEA) hub.
Allegiant Air (Las Vegas) on June 6 will resume two routes from Los Angeles. The ultra low fare carrier will resume twice weekly service to both Billings, Montana and Pasco (Tri-Cities), Washington per Airline Route. Both routes were dropped in August 2012.
Allegiant today also began new nonstop jet service between Burlington, Vermont and Sanford International Airport (near Orlando) in Florida.
Copyright Photo: Michael B. Ing/AirlinersGallery.com. McDonnell Douglas DC-9-83 N422NV (msn 49381) prepares to land at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
Delta Air Lines (Atlanta) will operate weekly summer seasonal nonstop flights from New York (LaGuardia) to Bozeman, Montana starting on on June 21. The flights will be operated on Saturdays with Airbus A319s through September 27. Bozeman markets itself as the gateway airport to Yellowstone National Park mainly in Wyoming.
United Airlines also serves Bozeman from Newark and will also offer summer service from and to Houston (Bush Intercontinental) from June 28 and August 17 according to the Bozeman Daily Chronicle.