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American Airlines Adds Flights to Miami so Kansas City and San Francisco Fans Can Enjoy Super Bowl
On Sunday, American Airlines announced the addition of flights to their Miami hub from Kansas City and Southern California so football fans can enjoy seamless connections to Super Bowl LIV at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami.
American Airlines announced Sunday night the addition of flights to welcome Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49er fans to their Miami gateway to celebrate Super Bowl LIV at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida. The airline is adding special flights from Kansas City Missouri (MCI), San Francisco (SFO) and San Jose California (SJC) to welcome football fans to Miami. American Airlines is also adding Boeing 777-200s from their hubs at New York (JFK), Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW), Los Angeles (LAX) and Chicago (ORD) to accommodate the additional traffic to Miami for the big game. Tickets are now available for American Airlines’ guests traveling through their Miami gateway to attend Super Bowl LIV. In Sunday’s announcement, American Airlines’ Senior Vice President of Network Strategy, Vasu Raja said,
“We know dedicated fans have watched every pass, play and penalty that got their teams to this moment and what it means to root for them in person. We’re looking forward to providing new and increased service to Miami, so more fans can make their dreams a reality.”
Also commenting on Sunday night’s announcement, American Airlines’ Vice President of Miami Hub Operations, Juan Carlos Liscano added,
“In the coming days, tens of thousands of football fans will be making their way to Miami, many arriving by air through our Miami hub, home to more than 13,000 American team members and to the airline’s largest international gateway. As Miami’s hometown airline for the last three decades, we understand the important role that air service plays in the continued success of our community.”
American Airlines operates more than 340 daily flights to nearly 130 destinations from their hub at Miami International Airport (MIA). Last year, the airline connected over 30M passengers through their premier gateway to Latin America and the Caribbean, serving over 70 cities in the region.
Source: American Airlines