American Airlines will launch a pair of direct flights from Charlotte Douglas International Airport to Shreveport, La., and Toledo, Ohio, this summer.

American (NASDAQ:AAL) — by far the dominant carrier at Charlotte Douglas, operating 90% of flights here — will begin service to both destinations Aug. 22. The nonstop flights will be offered twice daily throughout the year.

According to American’s website, the CLT-Shreveport (SHV) route departs at 1:15 p.m. and again at about 8 p.m., taking about…