AeroMexico Launches New Orleans – Mexico City – San Pedro Sula Service
Jul 07, 2009 10:00 pm
Officials from AeroMexico, the City of New Orleans, Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport and other organisations celebrated the airline’s launch of six weekly, non-stop flights between New Orleans and Mexico City with connecting service to San Pedro Sula, Honduras. Special presentations and a ribbon-cutting event were held at the airport before the inaugural flight. Presenters included Frank Galan, Vice President, US Division, AeroMexico; Mayor Ray Nagin, City of New Orleans; Dan Parker, Chairman, New Orleans Aviation Board; and Ruberman Aldana, Regional Sales Director, Central US and Canada, AeroMexico.
Their comments emphasised the importance of AeroMexico’s new flights in expanding international business, travel and tourism between these already closely aligned markets. They also reinforced the importance of the strategic partnership that has supported the route’s launch and the airline’s commitment to providing travelers with outstanding service and value in today’s challenging economic times.
Frank Galan, Vice President, U.S. Operations, AeroMexico, said, “AeroMexico is proud to be part of today’s historic launch of non-stop international airline service in New Orleans for the first time in four years. This route represents a successful collaboration between our airline, the City of New Orleans, the Greater New Orleans Inc. and others who have joined together to meet a real need in the marketplace.