American Airlines May 1983 / Feb 1984 MD80 Network

EDIT as of 0230GMT: Initial publication of this post at 0200GMT specified MD80 service from Feb 1984, however the actual schedule listing dated back to May 1983. This post has been edited to reflect the correct information.

American Airlines in late-June 2019 announced planned final MD80 Series scheduled service, set on 04SEP19 as AA80, Dallas/Ft. Worth to Chicago O’Hare.

Based on schedule listing from the OAG, the first appearance of MD80 schedule under aircraft code “M80” dated in February 1984, however, listing for aircraft code “D98” dated from May 1983, although the actual launch date, routes and frequencies varies.

The following is initial schedule listing for May 1983 (15MAY83 – 31MAY83) under aircraft code “D98”.

Dallas/Ft. Worth – Detroit 1 daily (One-way from Detroit only)
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Memphis 1 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Nashville 1 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Ontario 1 daily
Memphis – Nashville 13 weekly (6 weekly from Nashville)
Nashville – New York LaGuardia 13 weekly (6 weekly from New York LaGuardia)
New York LaGuardia – Detroit 1 daily (One-way)

Following is the listing for February 1984, the first month using aircraft code “M80”.

Chicago O’Hare – Baltimore/Washington 1 daily
Chicago O’Hare – Long Beach 1 daily
Chicago O’Hare – Philadelphia 1 daily
Chicago O’Hare – Phoenix 1 daily
Chicago O’Hare – Phoenix – Orange County 2 daily
Chicago O’Hare – Washington Reagan 2 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Austin 2 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Baltimore/Washington 2 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Burbank 2 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Chicago O’Hare 2 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Denver 2 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Kansas City 4 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Las Vegas 1 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Long Beach 2 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Memphis 3 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Nashville 2 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Newark 2 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – New Orleans 2 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Ontario 3 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Orange County 4 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Phoenix 1 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – San Antonio 3 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – San Jose CA – Oakland – Dallas/Ft. Worth 1 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Tampa 2 daily
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Tucson 1 daily


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