Category Archives: Xtra Airways

Bahamasair to replace Vision Airlines with new service to four U.S. cities

Bahamasair (Nassau) has announced it will start nonstop flights between Freeport (Grand Bahama Island) and four U.S. cities including Richmond, Virginia; Louisville, Kentucky; Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina and Baltimore/Washington. The new flights will start on May 1, 2012 in place of Vision Airlines’ previously operated service which ends on April 30.

The new routes will be operated with Boeing 737-400 aircraft operated by Xtra Airlines (Boise) configured with 138 coach seats and 12 first class seats.

Top Copyright Photo: Bruce Drum.

Bahamasair Slide Show: CLICK HERE

Xtra Airways Slide Show: CLICK HERE

Xtra Airways is operating Boeing 737-4S3 N43XA for DirectAir

Copyright Photo: Jan Petzold. N43XA is seen in action at the MYR base.

Xtra Airways (Boise) is operating its Boeing 737-4S3 N43XA (msn 24796) for DirectAir (Myrtle Beach) in its 2008 livery with DirectAir titles. DirectAir offers low-fare nonstop flights to Myrtle Beach from Niagara Falls, Newark, Pittsburgh, Plattsburgh, Columbus, OH, Worcester, and Springfield, IL. DirectAir also flies to Punta Gorda (near Fort Myers) from Worcester, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek, Plattsburgh, Springfield, IL, Rockford and Niagara Falls, and also to Sanford (near Orlando) from Kalamazoo and Worcester.

For more information please visit http://www.xtraairways.com site as well as the http://www.visitdirectair.com.

Xtra Airways’ 737-429 N42XA in new colors

 

Boeing 737-429 N42XA (msn 25729) of Xtra Airways prepares to depart from San Francisco in the new look.  To see how N42XA was formerly painted please click on the photo.  Copyright Photo: Mark Durbin.

Boeing 737-429 N42XA (msn 25729) of Xtra Airways prepares to depart from San Francisco in the new look. To see how N42XA was formerly painted please click on the photo. Copyright Photo: Mark Durbin.

Xtra Airways (formerly Casino Express) (Elko) introduced this updated color scheme in December 2008.