Tulsa, OK – November 4, 2022 –Tulsa International Airport celebrated American Airlines inaugural flight from Tulsa to New York City’s LaGuardia Airport (LGA) this morning. New York City has been Tulsa’s largest unserved market for several years, with an average of 110 passengers flying each way between the two cities per day.
New York City is American’s ninth nonstop destination served from Tulsa, along with Austin, Charlotte, Chicago O’Hare, Dallas Ft. Worth, Los Angeles, Miami, Phoenix and Washington, D.C. American Airlines now offers more nonstop routes out of TUL than any other air carrier.
“New York City is American’s sixth new nonstop route added to the Tulsa network in the past three years, and we’re grateful for their continued growth and partnership,” said Andrew Pierini, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer at Tulsa International Airport. “Tulsa has been buzzing about the new nonstop to LaGuardia since it was announced, and we are excited our passengers can now be in New York City nonstop in just a few hours.”
“American has a long history in Tulsa and we are thrilled strengthen our commitment to the region by launching new service to New York City,” said Philippe Puech, American Airlines Director of Domestic Network Planning. “Whether they’re traveling for business or leisure, nonstop service to LaGuardia builds on our promise to offer customers the industry’s best network – thanks in large part to the Northeast Alliance which allows us to add more frequencies and travel benefits to New York and Boston than ever before.”
Service information from Tulsa International Airport (TUL)
- LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
- Service began November 4, 2022
- Embraer 170 aircraft, three-class, 65 seats
- Offered once-daily each way, year-round
For fare information and to book, visit aa.com.
About Tulsa International Airport
Six air carriers offer nonstop service from TUL to 27 destinations across the country. Over 2.3 million passengers traveled through Tulsa International Airport in 2021. In September 2022, Passenger activity was up 107% compared to September 2019. For more information on nonstop flights from Tulsa, visit www.flytulsa.com.
About American Airlines Group
American’s purpose is to care for people on life’s journey. Shares of American Airlines Group Inc. trade on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol AAL and the company’s stock is included in the S&P 500. Learn more about what’s happening at American by visiting news.aa.com and connect with American on Twitter @AmericanAir and at Facebook.com/AmericanAirlines.