Houston, TX–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–December 9, 2005–Aeromexico, Mexico’s largest airline, announced new scheduled service from Phoenix to Mexico. Starting December 15, 2005, Aeromexico will offer non-stop flights from Phoenix to Mexico City on Mondays, Saturdays and Sundays. Currently, Aeromexico offers Phoenix-area travelers two daily flights to Mexico City, with stops in Guadalajara and Hermosillo.
“Phoenix is a busy gateway for Mexicans and Mexican-Americans in the state of Arizona,” said Jose Kuri, Sr. Vice President of the U.S. Division for Aeromexico. “The new non-stop flights from Phoenix to Mexico City will provide greater convenience for those traveling to Mexico to visit family and friends, vacationers, and business travelers.”
Aeromexico will operate the new weekly non-stop flights from Phoenix International Airport to Mexico City International Airport on Mondays, Saturdays and Sundays according to the following schedule:
Phoenix – Mexico City
Flight # AM 699
Departs 1:55 AM
Arrives 6:00 AM
Mexico City – Phoenix
Flight # AM 698
Departs 8:00 PM
Arrives 10:20 PM
Aeromexico is committed to consistently exceeding passengers’ expectations and takes pride in its high level of service. All passengers, including coach class, enjoy Aeromexico’s traditional Mexican hospitality with full meals, complimentary cocktails, exceptional in-flight service, and superior on-time performance. For the most discriminating traveler, Aeromexico’s CLASE Premier offers an exemplary travel experience featuring spacious seating and one of the best-rated selections of wines in the sky.
The airline’s dedication and hard work has most recently earned it the Best Airline to Mexico award from Travel Savvy Magazine, and the Best Airline in Mexico award by Global Traveler Magazine. Its attention to the safety of passengers has also been honored by the U.S. Transportation and Safety Administration with their Friendship Award.
For more information and complete flight schedules from all U.S. gateways served by Aeromexico, please visit Aeromexico’s new, bi-lingual Web site at http://www.aeromexico.com/usa, or call 1 (800) 237-6639.
Aeromexico Vacations, operated by Travel Impressions, puts their Mexico expertise to work creating high quality air and land packages that provide travelers with the best values to the most popular destinations in Mexico. Call 1 (800) 245-8585; or 1 (800) 672-8380 for a Spanish-speaking agent; or visit http://www.aeromexicovacations.com.
Aeromexico serves more than 40 cities in Mexico, more than any other airline, and 16 gateway cities in the United States including Atlanta; Boston; Chicago; Dallas/Fort Worth; El Paso; Houston; Las Vegas; Los Angeles; Miami; New York City; Ontario, Calif.; Orlando; Phoenix; San Antonio; San Diego; and Tucson – and five countries in Europe and South America. Founded in 1988, Aeromexico has become the leading carrier in the region by maintaining the highest service levels, which have earned the airline numerous top rankings in the industry. The airline was the first Mexican carrier to introduce a frequent flyer program. Today, Aeromexico’s Club Premier program enjoys more than two million members. Aeromexico is a founding member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance, which provides customers with extensive worldwide destinations, flights and services. The airline’s corporate headquarters are in Mexico City and its U.S. operations are based in Houston.