LAS VEGAS, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Mexicana Airlines will start operating new non-stop service between Las Vegas and Los Cabos, Mexico, on December 16, pending U.S. Department of Transportation approval. Flights will operate three times a week with convenient schedules using modern Airbus A319 in a two-class configuration and offering Mexicana's signature in-flight service.
This new non-stop route illustrates the success of Mexicana in Las Vegas by adding Los Cabos to its two existing destinations, Guadalajara and Mexico City.
Mexicana Airlines is aware of the rapid growth of Las Vegas and the large need of vacation destinations for the local residents and international tourists who look for an upscale beach destination. "This new service not only responds to the demand of the local leisure market but provides them service which extends their stay due to the convenient schedule," said Jorge Goytortua, Regional Vice President of Sales of the West Coast of US and Canada.
"This new route will be serviced with an Airbus 319, with 12 seats in executive class and 108 seats in coach. This brand new aircraft is part of Mexicana's fleet who is recognized as one of the youngest and most modern fleet in the world, operating three times a week," said Goytortua.
Flights will leave Las Vegas, on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 9:20 a.m. and will arrive in Los Cabos at 12:55 p.m. Return flights will leave Los Cabos on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 3:55 p.m. and will arrive Las Vegas at 5:30 p.m. The flight time will be 2 hours and 35 minutes.
Mexicana Airlines plans to offer a complete range of vacation packages to Los Cabos through its all-inclusive Vacation Travel Plan (VTP), which includes airfare, hotel accommodations, and airport transfers, bringing together the best of Mexico's spots and resorts. Also, for customers planning to spend time fishing or practicing golf, Mexicana offers savings up to $110 dollars in fees when transporting your golf bag or fishing equipment on our Las Vegas -- Los Cabos route. Mexicana is the only airline offering this service free of charge.
Customers traveling on Mexicana can benefit from coordinated flight schedules to a vast route network and entire range of services, including those of the Frecuenta frequent flyer program and the Executive Lounges. Additionally, Mexicana through its code share agreements continues to affiliate itself with the most important carriers in the globe such as: American Airlines, Air Canada, Iberia, Lufthansa, Varig and others.
Mexicana Airlines is the leading international carrier of Mexico. Its fleet is amongst the most modern in the world, servicing 52 destinations in North, Central and South America and the Caribbean. For reservations call Mexicana at 1-800-531-7921 or log onto www.mexicana.com