Poland’s LOT expands US connections

Bookings have started for direct flights by LOT Polish Airlines to Newark Airport in the United States. The service is to be launched on 28 April 2017.

There will be initially four such flights a week, and five at a later date, in addition to LOT’s daily flights to New York’s JFK Airport.

Meanwhile, the Business Traveller website reported that LOT will launch a non-stop service four times a week between Warsaw and Los Angeles on April 4.

The services will be operated by a three-class jet configured for business, premium economy and economy.

The eturbonews website reported that the flights will be operated by a Boeing 787 Dreamliner and will provide the first direct connection between California and Central and Eastern Europe.

Under a new strategy by LOT, Poland’s national carrier, 23 new routes have been introduced since the beginning of the year. Direct Warsaw-Seoul flights are to be launched on 17 October.