American Airlines to expand its nonstop offering at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport

For immediate release
March 10, 2017

Toni Herrera-Bast
Birmingham Airport Authority

American Airlines to begin Non-stop Service to Chicago O’Hare International Airport

Beginning July 5th, American Airlines will operate new non-stop service to Chicago O’Hare International Airport from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM). American is the second airline at BHM to offer this non-stop service. “We are excited to have American Airlines non-stop service to Chicago O’Hare International Airport. This service provides Birmingham passengers another great option when flying to or connecting in Chicago,” said Al Denson, Birmingham Airport Authority President, and CEO. The new nonstop service will operate twice daily with a two-class CRJ-700.
American currently offers nonstop service to Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW), Philadelphia (PHL), Washington National (DCA), Charlotte (CLT), and Miami International (MIA) from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport.