By Antoinette MillerApril 7, 2020As of Thursday, American will solely service 13 each day flights to the New York space’s LaGuardia, JFK and Newark airports till Might 6.American Airways is the newest airline to droop most of its flights to and from the New York Metropolis space as journey demand to the nation’s pandemic epicenter dramatically slows down.The corporate introduced that as of Thursday, it will solely be servicing 13 each day flights to the New York Metropolis space’s LaGuardia, JFK and Newark airports till Might 6. That is a pointy decline in comparison with its ordinary common of 271 flights a day to that space. American Airways’ Senior Vice President David Seymour stated the choice was pressured by CDC journey pointers and since flight demand was “quickly evaporating”.Over the weekend, American Airways’ busiest flight to New York solely had 27 passengers. Different airways, like United, Spirit and Jet Blue, have additionally reduce the variety of flights to the New York metro space. American Airways stated it’ll function its decreased flights from 10 a.m. to six p.m. ET, so crew members will not have to remain on the airports in a single day. CORRECTION: A earlier model of this story misstated the Newark airport’s location. This model has been up to date.