SAINT LUCIA WELCOMES ADDITIONAL AIRLIFT AND INCREASED ACCESS TO THE ISLAND

 

American Eagle Offers Second Daily Service from San Juan, Puerto Rico to Saint Lucia

 

Saint Lucia (April 12, 2011) – On April 4th, American Eagle commenced a second daily service betweenSan Juan Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU) and Saint Lucia’s George F.L. Charles Airport (SLU) further enhancing Saint Lucia’s convenience for travelers flying from the US on American Airlines.

The service departs San Juan at 11:50am and arrives in Saint Lucia at 1:40pm and then departs Saint Lucia at 2:30pm to arrive back in San Juan at 4:30pm.  The other daily American Eagle flight leaves San Juan at 8:00pm and arrives in Saint Lucia at 10:00pm, and leaves Saint Lucia at 8:30am and arrives inSan Juan at 10:30am.  Saint Lucia’s George F.L. Charles Airport is conveniently located in the Capital Castries, only fifteen minutes from the hotels in the North of the island and the popular Rodney Bay Village area.

“This increased service allows more accessibility to Saint Lucia from a number of markets serviced by American Airlines with connections in San Juan,” said Louis Lewis, Director of Tourism for the Saint Lucia Tourist Board. “Now travelers have even more options for getting into Saint Lucia, and depending on the location of their accommodations can fly into the North or South of the island.”

To book flight reservations, visit www.aa.com.

For more information about the island of Saint Lucia call 1-800-456-3984.