Silver Airways Announces Daily Nonstop Seasonal Service Between Bar Harbor, Maine and Boston Starting July 1, 2018

Posted by on May 9, 2018 in Local News | Comments Off on Silver Airways Announces Daily Nonstop Seasonal Service Between Bar Harbor, Maine and Boston Starting July 1, 2018

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Silver
Airways
announced that it is starting daily nonstop service between
Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport (BHB) and Boston’s Logan International
Airport (BOS) beginning July 1, 2018, for the summer season.

The new schedules, operating during the peak travel season between
Memorial Day and Labor Day, are designed to conveniently connect to
Silver’s numerous codeshare and interline partners in Boston to over 75
destinations across the U.S. and beyond, including 27 of the most
important airports via Silver’s codeshare with JetBlue to the northeast
corridor, Florida and California.

To celebrate the new nonstop service, Silver is offering introductory
fares from $84.98* available exclusively at silverairways.com.

“We are honored that the U.S. Department of Transportation has selected
Silver Airways to provide essential service at Bar Harbor Airport,” said
Silver Airways Senior Vice President Ground Operations Kurt Brulisauer.
“This is a testament to the DOT’s confidence in Silver providing safe
reliable air service and we look forward to continuing Silver Airways’
long history and tradition of providing convenient flights for business
and leisure customers. Of course, none of this would be possible without
Silver’s highly dedicated team of aviation professionals.”

“We are thrilled with the USDOT’s recent decision to select Silver
Airways as our seasonal essential air service provider with service
starting on July 1st,” said Brad Madeira, Airport Manager
County of Hancock, Maine. “We believe that the public is going to be
well served by Silver Airways with their combination of reasonable
fares, cabin class aircraft, and easy convenient connecting service in
Boston to destinations worldwide. We are very excited that Silver
Airways is joining our group of exceptional air carriers to provide
convenient and affordable access to Hancock County and Downeast Maine!”

The Bar Harbor-Boston route will be operated with Silver’s fleet of
34-seat Saab 340B Plus aircraft.

Silver Airways’ Bar Harbor (BHB) – Boston (BOS) service effective
July 1 – September 3, 2018:

For complete details, reservations and to receive email updates on
Silver’s special offers, visit silverairways.com.

Silver Airways offers guests the ease and convenience of seamless
booking, ticketing, and baggage handling with connections to dozens of
destinations that are available via the airline’s codeshare partnerships
with United, JetBlue, and Avianca, as well as interline ticketing
partnerships with American, Delta, Air Canada, Alaska, ANA, Bahamasair,
Hahn Air, and Azul.

Members of United’s MileagePlus® and JetBlue’s TrueBlue loyalty programs
can also earn frequent flyer awards for travel throughout Silver’s
network.

About Silver Airways

Silver
Airways
is proud to be Florida’s First Airline. As the first
commercial carrier founded in Florida and still operating today, Silver
has the most routes within Florida and between Florida and the Bahamas
from its hubs in Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, and Tampa. Silver is a
codeshare partner with United, JetBlue, and Avianca, and has interline
agreements with American, Delta, Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, All Nippon
Airways, Bahamasair, Hahn Air, and Azul. Silver operates a fleet
highly-reliable Saab 340 aircraft, and starting in 2018, Silver is
renewing and expanding its fleet with up to 50 new eco-friendly
ATR-600s. Silver is honored to be the North American launch customer for
the all new, redesigned ATR-600 offering best-in-class quiet cabins,
premium leather seats with more legroom, and spacious overhead bins that
accommodate full-size, carry-on roller bags. To learn more about the
refined passenger experience coming soon to Silver, visit www.silverairways.com/destinations/atr42.

*Sale fares are valid one-way, for nonstop flights on Tuesdays,
Wednesdays, and Saturdays, and require a 25-day advance purchase. Due to
taxes, travel from Boston to Bar Harbor is $4.50 more at $89.48. Seats
are limited, subject to availability, and may not be available on all
flights or operate all days of week. Tickets are non-refundable and
non-transferable. Sale fares are only valid on silverairways.com and
only for new tickets. Changes or cancellations can be made for a $50
charge plus any difference in fare, if applicable. Tickets purchased
from Silver Airways reservation call center will cost an additional
non-refundable $25 per passenger, per itinerary. To avoid this
additional expense, please make your reservation at silverairways.com.
Fares, routes, charges, and schedules are subject to change without
notice. Silver Airways will accept checked baggage up to 50 pounds and
62 linear inches for a non-refundable charge, per passenger, per bag.
When purchased at the time of booking on silverairways.com, bag charges
are: flights within the United States, $24.98 for first and $34.98 for
second; internationally, $29.98 for first and $39.98 for second.
Additional charges apply to purchases after booking, additional pieces,
or baggage exceeding size or weight limitations, and other baggage
restrictions may apply. For further service charges details please visit
silverairways.com.

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