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American Airlines resumes nonstop flights between RDU, London

American Airlines is resuming daily nonstop flights between Raleigh-Durham International Airport and London Heathrow on June 3, 2022. American is using the Boeing 777, similar to this one seen preparing to land at Miami International Airport in 2021. Wilfredo Lee AP RALEIGH The arrival of American Airlines flight 173 from London’s Heathrow Airport on Friday …

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Avelo Airlines CEO: Sales are good on RDU flight to New Haven

RALEIGH Avelo, one of the country’s newest airlines, comes to the Triangle on Thursday with its inaugural flight from Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Avelo will fly five times a week between RDU and Tweed New Haven Airport, its East Coast base in Connecticut. The airline, the 13th with service from RDU, plans to continue the route …

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Icelandair starts flying between RDU and Reykjavik, Iceland

MORRISVILLE For the first time in more than two years, a jet lifted off from Raleigh-Durham International Airport on Thursday evening headed out over the Atlantic Ocean toward Europe. About 140 passengers were aboard Icelandair Flight 820 for the six-hour trip to Keflavik, the airport outside Iceland’s capital Reykjavik. There, some would catch connecting flights …

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After Iceland, RDU nonstop flights to Montreal, London, Paris

RALEIGH The departure of Icelandair Flight 820 to Reykjavik on Thursday evening will be the first of four nonstop international flights being added to Raleigh-Durham International Airport’s schedule in as many months. Also returning are nonstop flights to Montreal, London and Paris that were suspended because of the COVID-19 pandemic. And while airlines have scheduled …

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75% of Southwest Airlines flights delayed at NC’s RDU airport

A worker sweeps up debris in Terminal 1 of the Raleigh-Durham International Airport as a Southwest Airlines plane lands. CHUCK LIDDY cliddy@newsobserver.com More than 75% of Southwest Airlines flights arriving or departing at the Raleigh-Durham International Airport were delayed Saturday, as internal system errors caused delays and cancellations nationwide. As of 10:30 am, 13 out …

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75% of Southwest Airlines flights delayed at NC’s RDU airport

A worker sweeps up debris in Terminal 1 of the Raleigh-Durham International Airport as a Southwest Airlines plane lands. CHUCK LIDDY cliddy@newsobserver.com More than 75% of Southwest Airlines flights arriving or departing at the Raleigh-Durham International Airport were delayed Saturday, as internal system errors caused delays and cancellations nationwide. As of 10:30 am, 13 out …

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