Flashback Friday: Florida to California in 1980 and 2015

Eastern_Airlines_A300_(6146169982)Transcontinental flights from Florida to California were a late development compared to flights from the northeast corridor to California.

Here is look at flights from Florida to California in January 1980 just as airline deregulation was being implemented and compare it to December 2015.

January 1980:

From Los Angeles

To Fort Lauderdale 

National Airlines 1x day

Western Airlines 1x day (1-stop/Miami)

To Miami

National Airlines 4x day

Pan Am 1x day

Western Airlines 2x day (one flight continues to Fort Lauderdale)

To Tampa

National Airlines 2x day

From San Francisco

To Miami

Eastern Airlines 1x day

National Airlines 1x day

December 2015:

From Los Angeles

To Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue 2x day

Spirit 1x day

Virgin America 3x day

To Miami

American 8x day

Delta 1x day

To Orlando

American 2x day

Delta 3x day

Frontier 1x day

United 2x day

To Tampa

American 1x day

Delta 2x day

From San Diego

To Miami

American 2x day

To Orlando

Alaska 1x day

Southwest 1x day

From San Francisco 

To Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue 2x day

United 1x day

Virgin America 1x day

To Miami

American 4x day

To Orlando 

United 3x day

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