Connect Airlines delays its start-up to at least October 5

Connect Airlines (Bedford, MA) was originally planning to commence scheduled passenger operations in July 2023 connecting Philadelphia and Chicago (O’Hare) with Toronto’s downtown Billy Bishop Airport (above).

The new airline was going through the FAA certification process.

The company has now requested to delay its start-up to at least October 5, 2023.

Connect Airlines is the brand for Waltzing Matilda Aviation LLC’s (WMA) proposed scheduled 121 operation (flag, domestic scheduled, domestic unscheduled).  WMA brings together a group of aviation professionals with a passion to make aviation – whatever form – commercial or corporate – the best experience possible.  We are currently an FAA licensed Part 135 private jet charter operator based out of Bedford, MA. 

Waltzing Matilda Aviation, LLC d.b.a. Connect Airlines.

Connect Airlines will use De Havilland Canada DHC-8-400 aircraft for its operations.