FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY--(Marketwired - Sep 2, 2014) - In Summer 2015, Condor Airlines will be flying from Frankfurt, Germany (FRA) to Portland (PDX). Flights will depart on Tuesdays and Fridays with a Boeing 767-300 starting June 19th. With the addition of Portland (PDX), besides Minneapolis (MSP), Providence (PVD) Baltimore/Washington (BWI), Fort Lauderdale (FLL), Las Vegas (LAS), Seattle (SEA), Anchorage (ANC), Calgary (YYC), Fairbanks (FAI), Halifax (YHZ), Toronto (YYZ), Vancouver (YVR) and Whitehorse (YXY), Condor Airlines is increasing its offer of destinations in North America. The flights can now be booked through all booking channels.
Frankfurt is a highly populated city in the center of Germany and the financial center of continental Europe. The densely populated "Rhine-Main Metropolitan Region" is the second largest metropolitan region in Germany. Located in the central western part of the country, this region stretches over parts of the states of Hesse, Bavaria and Rhineland-Palatinate. Major cities within this region include Frankfurt am Main, Mainz, Wiesbaden or Aschaffenburg. The region consists of a rich cultural landscape, offering everything from national museums, theatres, operas, pulsating nightlife and much more. Frankfurt is an excellent starting point for tours throughout Germany and Europe.
Portland is an important hub of Alaska Airlines. Easy connections with Alaska Airlines increases the frequency to Seattle with Condor to six days a week. "Condor flies non-stop to Seattle on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays," explains Jens Boyd, Head of Long-Haul at Condor. "Starting in Summer 2015, there will also be convenient connections between Portland and Seattle on Tuesdays and Fridays. With 27 Alaska Airlines flights a day, easy traveling with short waiting times is guaranteed."
Condor flights from Portland (PDX) to Frankfurt (FRA) can be booked online at condor.com or through any travel agent. Condor Airlines offers connecting flights from Frankfurt with partner airlines to many German and European destinations as well as "Rail and Fly" throughout Germany.
Condor Flugdienst GmbH has been flying passengers on vacation to the loveliest destinations in the world since 1956. Each year, Condor flies approximately seven million passengers to around 75 destinations in Europe, Asia, Africa and America. Condor is the most popular German airline. Condor came out on top in a customer satisfaction survey run by the Deutsches Institut für Servicequalität (DISQ) in December 2012, and was the only airline to be rated "very good". Since March 1, 2013, the German airline Condor, together with the two airlines Thomas Cook Airlines UK and Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium, have been brought together in the Thomas Cook Airline Segment. The fleet of the Thomas Cook Group Airlines comprises 86 modern and eco-friendly aircraft, 38 of which come from the Condor fleet: twelve Airbus A320s, one Airbus A321, thirteen Boeing 757-300s and twelve Boeing 767-300s. The aircraft are maintained by the airlines own technical services.