Air Senegal's Airbus A330 in Toulouse. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | William Derrickson)

Air Senegal Launches US Flights to JFK, BWI

Air Senegal on Thursday launched its much anticipated U.S. service with a one-stop service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Dakar’s Blaise Diagne International Airport. The new route operates via New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport. The new service to Baltimore comes as a last-minute switch, as Senegal’s national flag carrier had previously planned to operate its maiden U.S. services to Washington D.C.'s Dulles International Airport via a tag-on from New York City. “We welcome this new Air…

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