American Airlines reports the launch of nonstop service between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) on March 5, 2015. Customers may begin booking travel on these flights on Sunday, Oct. 12. The new flights will be served with Boeing 737-800 aircraft and will operate three times a day.
The new route complements American's new domestic and international service at LAX, AA said, which includes flights to Sao Paulo (GRU), Edmonton, Alberta (YEG), Vancouver, British Columbia (YVR), San Antonio (SAT) and Tampa (TPA) service that will begin next month, as well as American's existing Asia service out of LAX to Tokyo Narita (NRT) and Shanghai (PVG).
With the Los Angeles service, Atlanta customers will have direct access to eight of American's hubs – Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Miami, New York LaGuardia, Philadelphia and Phoenix.