MIAMI — American Airlines and US Airways are adding new regional service from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) to Yeager Airport (CRW) in Charleston, West Virgina, Blue Grass Airport (LEX) in Lexington, and Memphis International Airport (MEM) this June. Following the launch of the new service, American Airlines and US Airways will serve 127 destinations in 25 countries from Philadelphia.
Flights to Lexington and Memphis will be operated by Air Wisconsin with a Bombardier CRJ-200 aircraft as US Airways Express brand. Flights to Charleston will be operated once daily (except Saturday) by regional partner Piedmont Airlines with a Bombardier Dash 8 aircraft. Customers will be able to book flights starting March 8.
The flights between Philadelphia and Memphis will replace the void Delta left after it de-hubbed Memphis last month.
“We’re thrilled to announce new non-stop service from our Philadelphia hub to three key cities in Kentucky, Tennessee and West Virginia, highlighting American’s ongoing commitment to the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection,” said Joe Taney, vice president, Philadelphia Operation. “Today’s news gives our customers even more choices and adds to more than 120 non-stop destinations we currently serve from our international gateway at PHL.”
The PHL-CRW Service Schedule will operate daily, except on Saturdays. US 4351 will depart PHL at 3:25 p.m. ET, and it will arrive in CRW at 5:13 p.m. ET. The flight to PHL, US 4350, will depart CRW at 1:00p.m. ET, and it will arrive in PHL at 2:46p.m. ET.
Flights to Lexington will operate daily, and there will be three daily round trip flights. US 3877 will depart PHL at 9:25 a.m. ET, and it will arrive in LEX at 11:12 a.m. ET. US 3823 depart PHL at 3:40 p.m. ET, and it will arrive in LEX at 5:33 p.m. ET US 3734 will depart PHL at 8:55 p.m. ET, and it will arrive in LEX at 10:49 p.m. ET. The return flights to PHL will depart at 7:10 a.m. ET, 11:40 a.m., and 6:40 p.m. ET, and they will arrive in PHL at 8:56 a.m. ET, 1:25 p.m. ET, and 7:45 p.m. ET respectively.
Flights to Memphis will be daily, and there will be three daily round trip flights. US 3756 will depart PHL at 9:35 a.m. ET, and it will arrive in MEM at 11:10 a.m. ET. US 3811 will depart PHL at 2:10 p.m. ET, and it will arrive in MEM at 3:56 p.m. CT. US 3814 will depart PHL at 6:25 p.m. ET, and it will arrive in MEM at 8:16 p.m. CT. Return flights to PHL will depart at 7:20 a.m. CT, 11:35 a.m. CT, and 4:30 p.m. CT, and they will arrive in PHL at 10:45 a.m. ET 3:00 p.m. ET, and 7:55 p.m. ET.