Avelo Airlines Announces New Non-Stop Service Between Los Angeles and Tucson | national news
LOS ANGELES and TUCSON, Arizona, September 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Avelo Airlines announced today that it continues to expand its West Coast network with new seasonal non-stop service between Los Angeles and Tucson, Arizona. Daily one-way fares from $ 29* are available on AveloAir.com.
When the service begins on December 16, 2021, Tucson will be the 19th of Aveloe national destination and 11e destination the airline serves from its West Coast base at LA’s most convenient and popular airport – Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR). Avelo’s direct bi-weekly service between BUR and Tucson The international airport (TUS) will be operated by Boeing Next Generation 737-800 aircraft.
“We are delighted to add this beautiful region to our portfolio of popular destinations in the western United States,” said the President and CEO of Avelo. André Levy. “Tucson is not only a cultural mecca, but offers national parks, flourishing culinary traditions, and year-round events and entertainment that we know our guests will enjoy. Travel between Southern california and Southern Arizona has never been so easy or affordable. “
When visitors arrive Tucson, they are located in the heart of the unique Sonoran Desert, the only place in the world that is the natural habitat of the iconic and majestic Saguaro cactus. Don’t be fooled by the term “desert” as mountain ranges in all directions offer scenic drives and even snow skiing. With 350 days of sunshine a year, visitors can play in large outdoor spaces or relax in the casually Tucson and its rich cultural heritage.
“One of our main priorities has been to ensure a non-stop flight from Tucson the international airport (TUS) at Los Angeles Basin and with these new flights to Hollywood Burbank on Avelo, we have a win-win, ”said Danette Bewley, President and CEO of the Tucson Airport Authority. “Southern Arizona residents now have an easier and more convenient way to reach many Los Angeles area destinations and Southern Californians, who are among our primary sources of visitors to Tucson, have another way to come here. We couldn’t be more excited. “
The flight will operate on Thursdays and Sundays. Flight 143 departs BUR at 5:40 p.m., arriving TUS at 8:10 p.m. Flight 144 departs from TUS at 8:50 p.m., arriving at BUR at 9:30 p.m. Avelo will also be offering additional flights on certain Tuesdays and Saturdays during the peak holiday season.
“Avelo’s new service for Tucson offers our passengers another convenient way to get Arizona, and enjoy all that the region has to offer, ”said Frank Miller, Executive Director of Hollywood Burbank Airport.
The best airport in LA
Located in the heart of Southern california, BUR is surrounded by iconic LA beaches, dining, entertainment, shopping, and sun-drenched outdoor recreation.
Whether customers are departing or arriving, BUR offers a refreshing, convenient and hassle-free experience. Named ‘Best American Airport’ 2019 by Fodor’s Travel, BUR features include seamless curbside pickup and drop-off, smaller crowds, unmatched speed for carousel plane bag delivery, Faster TSA security and short walking distances between terminal and ground transportation, parking and rental cars (instead of the tedious shuttles and trains required at other major airports). All of this makes BUR LA the ultra-convenient and stress-free gateway.
A different, better and more affordable travel experience
Avelo’s low daily rates incur no change or cancellation fees. There is also no charge for customers who choose to make reservations over the phone. Additionally, Avelo offers several unbundled travel enhancement options that give customers the flexibility to pay for what they enjoy, including priority boarding, checked baggage, carry-on baggage and pet transportation. company in the cabin.
The 189-seat, fuel-efficient, single-class 737-800 mainliners that Avelo operates at TUS provide a more spacious and comfortable experience than regional aircraft historically serving this airport. Customers can choose from several seating options, including seats with more legroom, as well as pre-reserved seats in windows and hallways.
Avelo became the first new scheduled airline for the United States in almost 15 years when it launched service on April 28, 2021, since its first base at BUR. The airline – which offers a more convenient, caring and affordable experience – currently flies to 10 popular destinations in the western United States
At the beginning of November, Avelo will start serving customers in Connecticut from its first base on the east coast at Tweed-New Haven Airport (HVN). The airline will initially fly between HVN and five Florida destinations – Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Orlando, palm beach and Tampa.
Avelo stands out for its Soul of Service culture. Culture is based on a “A crew“a mindset that fosters teamwork, caring and, most importantly, doing the right thing. By caring for one another and making commitments, Avelo’s crew members deliver an experience fluid, pleasant, reliable and attentive to its customers.
About Avelo Airlines
Avelo Airlines was founded with one simple goal: to inspire travel. The airline offers customers convenience that saves them time and money, surprisingly low daily fares, and an enjoyable and caring experience through its Avelo Soul of Service culture. Operating a fleet of next-generation Boeing 737 aircraft, Avelo flies to 10 popular destinations in the western United States, including its base at Los Angeles’ Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) and starting this fall, Avelo will start serving Connecticut from its first base on the east coast at Tweed-New Haven Airport (HVN). For more information, visit AveloAir.com.
On Tucson International Airport (TUS)
The Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) is an independent, non-profit organization operating Tucson The international airport (TUS) and general aviation reliever Ryan Airfield (RYN). TAA has supported its operations since its inception in 1948 from revenues generated by the airport without the use of local taxes and continues to invest millions of dollars each year in the safety, security and infrastructure of the facilities that stimulate job creation and economic activity to benefit Tucson and the south Arizona. The two airports currently support 35,000 jobs and house more than 100 tenants and to serve a diverse mix of aviation and non-aviation related businesses, as well as military and government operations.
On Los Angeles’ Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR)
Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) is owned and operated by the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority, a joint jurisdiction agency created in 1977 between the cities of Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena. More information is available on the airport’s website, HollywoodBurbankAirport.com, and on the airport’s Facebook, Twitter and Instagram feeds.
*The one way $ 29 introductory price includes taxes and government fees. The fare is available on a limited number of flights and seats. The rate must be booked by October 14, 2021, for the completed trip between January 6 and February 7, 2022 (price not available on January 14 and 17, 2022). Additional charges for carry-on and checked baggage, assigned seats and other optional services may apply. For full terms and conditions, please see Avelo’s transport contract.
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