Between April and mid-October, Eastern Airlines has made many repatriation flights to Asuncion, capital city of Paraguay, from Miami International Airport. This special flights were made on their Boeing 767-200 and Boeing 767-300, with a capacity of 218 and 244 passengers respectively.
Eastern Airlines announced that they will start another route from Miami in November. After 5 years without a non-stop connection with United States, Asunción will have flights to Miami in the next few weeks.
The last airline that made non-stop flights between Miami and Asuncion was American Airlines, but the company stopped flying to Paraguay in March, 2015.
Eastern Airlines will start Asunción´s route by November 8th, 2020. Firstly, the company will have one weekly flight between United States and Paraguay. From December 15th, Eastern will operate twice a week on their Boeing 767-200 and Boeing 767-300 planes.
|2D 162||Miami (MIA)||01:00||Asuncion (ASU)||11:00|
|2D 161||Asuncion (ASU)||23:30||Miami (MIA)||05:30 +1|
- From December 15th, 2020:
|2D 162||Miami (MIA)||10:00||Asuncion (ASU)||20:00|
- From December 16th, 2020:
|2D 161||Asuncion (ASU)||09:00||Miami (MIA)||15:00|
Frequencies from December 15th, 2020:
Including Asuncion´s new route from November, Eastern will have three destinations from Miami:
- Asuncion, Paraguay (from November 8, 2020).
- Georgetown, Guyana (2 weekly flights).
- Guayaquil, Ecuador (2 weekly flights).
Eastern Airlines plans to launch Miami – Buenos Aires Ezeiza route from December 12th, 2020. Flights have not been published on Eastern´s reservation system yet, but are expected to do so shortly.
Cover picture: Adam Moreira – Flickr.