Avelo Airlines to Open New Las Vegas Base From September 2023
Avelo will open their sixth base in Las Vegas from September 2023, with service to five destinations, including existing service to Sonoma/Santa Rosa (California) and new service to Bend/Redmond (Oregon), Brownsville (Texas), Dubuque (Iowa) and Eureka/Arcata (California).
On Thursday (June 22, 2023), Avelo Airlines announced that they will open a new base in Las Vegas (LAS) from September 2023. In addition to existing service between Las Vegas and Sonoma/Santa, Rosa California (STS) which started in September 2021, the carrier will also launch new service from LAS to Bend/Redmond, Oregon (RDM), Brownsville, Texas (BRO), Dubuque, Iowa (DBQ), and Eureka/Arcata, California (ACV). Avelo will initially base one 147-seat Boeing 737-700NG at the new LAS base, and plans on hiring pilots, cabin crew, aircraft maintenance technicians and supervisors to support the base. Introductory one-way fares to/from Las Vegas are now available for booking from $49-$69.
In Thursday’s announcement, Avelo’s Chairman and CEO, Andrew Levy, said,
“As the Entertainment Capital of the World, Las Vegas is a winning bet for our sixth U.S. base. We are excited about the exclusive nonstop access to Vegas Avelo’s new base will offer our Customers from these five communities and more in the future. Vegas has something for everyone and Avelo’s affordability, convenience and reliability will make getting to this popular destination easier than ever. The new flights, destinations and jobs our new base will enable is a winning hand for Las Vegas, Avelo and, most importantly, our Customers.”
Launched on April 28, 2021, Avelo Airlines was founded with the simple purpose of inspiring travel with a ‘Soul of Service’ culture, while saving customers time and money with nonstop flights and everyday low fares. Avelo operates a fleet of 15 single-class Next Generation Boeing 737s. The carrier currently serves 44 popular destinations across the U.S. from their bases at Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) in California, Tweed-New Haven Airport (HVN) in Connecticut, Orlando International Airport (MCO), Wilmington Philadelphia Regional Airport (ILG) in Delaware, and at Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in North Carolina. From September 2023, the carrier will add their sixth base in Las Vegas (LAS).
Source: Avelo Airlines