American Eagle Begins Service Between Charleston, S.C. and Dallas/Fort Worth

FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — American Eagle, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, will add nonstop service between Charleston International Airport (Charleston, S.C.) and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, beginning April 3, 2006. American Eagle will operate two daily round-trip flights between the two cities using 50-seat Embraer 145 regional jet aircraft.

“This new service to Charleston will provide convenient access to visit one of this country’s most popular tourist destinations,” said American Eagle president Peter Bowler. “It also provides Charleston residents with access to the DFW hub, with connections to more than 100 cities around the world.”

“I am very encouraged by the news of the two new daily round-trip flights from Charleston to Dallas/Fort Worth,” said Rep. Henry Brown, Jr. (R-S.C.) “Representing Charleston is truly a special privilege and, with the addition of these two flights by American Eagle, I welcome people to see for themselves all that Charleston has to offer.”

“This nonstop service by American Eagle will allow Charleston to connect to key destinations in Central and South America, bringing greater economic opportunity to the Low Country for trade and commerce with these countries,” said Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.).

The schedule for the new service is as follows (all times local):
Charleston to Dallas/Fort Worth (CHS-DFW)
Flight Departs Arrives
3484* 7:47 a.m. 9:35 a.m.
3508 2:45 p.m. 4:36 p.m.

*Effective April 4, 2006

Dallas/Fort Worth to Charleston (DFW-CHS)
Flight Departs Arrives
3507 10:40 a.m. 2:09 p.m.
3483 5:40 p.m. 9:10 p.m.

About American Eagle

American Eagle is the largest U.S. regional airline, operating over 1,700 daily flights to more than 140 cities throughout the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Mexico and the Caribbean on behalf of American Airlines. American Airlines is the world’s largest carrier. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection(R) regional carriers serve more than 250 cities in over 40 countries with more than 3,900 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 1,000 aircraft. American’s award-winning Web site,, provides users with easy access to check and book fares, plus personalized news, information and travel offers. American Airlines is a founding member of the oneworld(SM) Alliance, which brings together some of the best and biggest names in the airline business, enabling them to offer their customers more services and benefits than any airline can provide on its own. Together, its members serve more than 600 destinations in 135 countries and territories. American Airlines and American Eagle are units of the AMR Corporation (NYSE:AMR) .

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