Birmingham Airport takes a bite out of the Big Apple as American Airlines announces JFK route

DIRECT flights between Birmingham Airport and New York’s JFK Airport will begin next May, the airport has announced.

It has secured a deal with American Airlines which will see the US company start daily routes to and from the Big Apple, beginning on Friday May 8.

The route, expected to provide nearly 100,000 seats between and Birmingham Airport and JFK, will also see the return to Birmingham of a British Airways code share as the service will be operated through the American Airlines and British Airways... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...