AUSTIN, Texas – Starting on Sept. 18, 2017, AeroMexico will introduce larger jet aircraft with Premier Class seating on its daily nonstop flights between Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) and Mexico City (MEX). The upgraded service will provide more seats and more choices for Austin-Bergstrom travelers.
The larger Embraer EMB-190 aircraft features 11 Premier Class (first-class) seats and 88 main cabin seats, providing a total of 23 additional seats per fight. Passengers can purchase or upgrade to Premier Class, and AeroMexico’s Club Premier and Delta Sky Miles Elite users can use loyalty program perks to upgrade seats. AeroMexico is now partnering and code-sharing with Delta Air Lines.
The AeroMexico daily nonstop flight departs Austin at 1:57 p.m. and arrives in Mexico City at 4:20 p.m. In the opposite direction, the nonstop flight departs Mexico City at 10:20 a.m. and arrives in Austin at 12:42 p.m. Tickets are available at www.aeromexico.com or call 1-800-237-6639.
AeroMexico began nonstop service from AUS to MEX on Nov. 17, 2016, flying four days per week, on Tuesday, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. In March 2017, the airline added flights on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays to provide daily service between Austin and Mexico City. AUS to MEX flights are currently serviced with Embraer EMB-170 equipment with 76 main cabin seats.
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