Saturday, December 22, 2012

Costa Rica: Direct Flights from ORD to San José to Begin in April

United Airlines (UA) announced on Wednesday (December 19) to begin new non-stop service on several international and domestic routes in the spring, including weekly year-round service between Chicago’s O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and San José scheduled to begin on April 13.

The flight is subject to government approval and will operate using Boeing 737-800 aircraft, the company said in a release.

COMMENT: From other hubs, UA also will begin international service between Washington Dulles International Airport and San José, subject to governmental approval.

The airline is also planning to launch new domestic services from Dulles to Vancouver, British Columbia, between Newark and Edmonton and between Denver and Fort McMurray, Alberta.