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March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeromexico,
Mexico's global airline, made several announcements at 2013
Tianguis Turistico travel trade show, including additional frequencies on its international routes and new service to key destinations in
As of June and August, Aeromexico will offer a
second flight on the
Mexico City- Bogota, Colombiaroute in response to strong demand in both Latin American capitals, plus
two additional frequencies between
Sao Paulo, Brazilfor a total of nine weekly flights on the route, along with three new frequencies on the
Mexico City- Madridroute for a total of ten flights per week.
The airline also announced new seasonal service from
Cancun and Huatulcoto
Californiastarting in June, to leverage summer travel in both destinations.
Aeromexico and its partner Apple Vacations will offer three weekly flights on the
Cancun- Los Angelesroute, along with the
Huatulco- Los Angelesservice they will offer on Fridays.
Both routes will be served with Boeing 737-800 jet airliners with 160 seats, so passengers in both Mexican destinations can travel to
Los Angeles and beyond to other cities in
the United States, thanks to the Aeromexico and Alaska Airlines codeshare agreement.
The airline will also start to serve the
Puerto Penasco- Las Vegasroute in June, building new and significant ties between both nations.
During 2013, Aeromexico is also working on consolidating its extensive network of domestic and international routes by continuously strengthening connectivity from different regions in
Mexico with the 45 destinations it serves in this country, 19 in
the United States, 11 in
Latin America, three in
Europe, two in
Asia and one in
About Grupo Aeromexico
Aeromexico, S.A.B. Ltd., is a holding company whose subsidiaries are engaged in commercial aviation in
Mexico, and the promotion of passenger loyalty programs. It has a fleet of Boeing 777, 767, 737 aircraft and the latest Embraer 145, 170 and 190 models. As of 2011, an important expansion plan began that includes the incorporation of 20 new planes and properties over the next 24 months. In 2012, Aeromexico announced that it signed a letter of intent to purchase 100 Boeing aircraft, 90 Boeing 737 MAX and 10 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners, making it the largest investment program in Mexican aviation history.
Grupo Aeromexico operates its main hub out of Terminal 2 in the
Mexico City International Airport. The Group's airlines operate more than 600 daily flights to different cities in
the United States,
Canada, Central and
South America, as well as
Aeromexico is a founding member of SkyTeam, the global airline alliance partnering the following 19 airlines: Aeroflot, Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, China Airlines,
China Eastern, China Southern, CSA Czech Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Kenya Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Korean Air, Middle East Airlines, Saudia, TAROM Romanian Air Transport, Vietnam Airlines and Xiamen Air. SkyTeam offers all partner airline passengers a large global network with more destinations and frequencies and improved connectivity. Passengers can earn and redeem miles with the different partners' loyalty programs and enjoy the convenience provided at 525 airport lounges worldwide. SkyTeam offers its 552 million annual passengers more than 15,000 daily flights to 1,000 destinations in 187 countries.