BANGOR, Maine — American Airlines will be offering summer service from Bangor International Airport to New York’s LaGuardia Airport starting in June, according to airport director Tony Caruso.

The weekend service will kick off on June 4 and run through Sept. 4, Caruso said in a statement.

The service will be offered once daily on Saturdays and Sundays. Flights will depart LaGuardia at 8 a.m. and arrive in Bangor at 9:45, and flights will depart Bangor at 10:15 a.m. and arrive back in New York at 11:50.

The service will be on a 50-seat CRJ200 plane.

“We are very pleased with American’s announcement to start weekend summer service to LaGuardia,” Caruso said in the statement. “This service will be a great addition to the Bangor market, giving our customers more choices to New York City, one of our top destinations.”

American Airlines also offers service from Bangor to Philadelphia and Washington, D.C., and is the airport’s largest carrier, transporting more than 44 percent of the airport’s passengers daily.

Reservations can be made by visiting American’s website, www.aa.com, or contacting your travel agent.

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