US Airways starts nonstop flights from Cincinnati and Des Moines to Washington Reagan National today

US Airways (Phoenix) today began connecting its customers in Cincinnati and Des Moines, Iowa with the launch of new daily, nonstop flights to Washington, D.C.’s Reagan National Airport.

On March 25, US Airways began connecting its customers in 11 communities with new nonstop service to the District’s downtown airport.  The airline also recently announced new service to six additional communities that will begin later this spring and summer.  As of July 11, US Airways will have a total of 22 nonstop routes to communities of all sizes served from Reagan National.

US Airways’ wholly owned subsidiary PSA Airlines will operate daily service to Cincinnati on 50-passenger Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ200) aircraft. Flight 2487 begins today. All other flights begin May 3.  Beginning May 15, US Airways’ customers at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport will depart from the Main Terminal (Terminal 3) as the airline shifts its operations to a new ticketing area.  The flight schedule for the new flights is as follows:

To Reagan National (DCA)Flight  Departure      Arrival       

2490       6:00 a.m.      7:44 a.m.

2492     12:40 p.m.      2:24 p.m.

2496*      5:20 p.m.      7:04 p.m.

From Reagan National (DCA)Flight  Departure       Arrival

2491    10:10 a.m.       12:00 p.m.

2495*     3:00 p.m.         4:50 p.m.

2487      9:05 p.m.        10:55 p.m.

Republic Airlines, a US Airways Express carrier, will operate daily service, with the exception of Saturdays, to Des Moines on dual-class 69-passenger Embraer ERJ 170 aircraft. Flight 3483 begins today. All other flights begin May 3. The flight schedule for the new flights is as follows:

To Reagan National (DCA)Flight  Departure      Arrival      

3480*   6:00 a.m.        9:12 a.m.

3482     4:10 p.m.        7:22 p.m.

From Reagan National (DCA)Flight  Departure       Arrival

3481    1:50 p.m.         3:28 p.m.

3483    8:10 p.m.         9:48 p.m.

Top Copyright Photo: Bruce Drum.
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Bottom Copyright Photo: Jay Selman.