Icandelo loMphathiswa Wezokhenketho neNkcubeko kunye neKomiti yokuFikelela eMoyeni eGunyazisa iDominica Authority baye bathetha-thethana ngempumelelo ngezihlalo ezongezelelweyo ze-2016 kwindawo ekuyiwa kuyo ziindiza ezimbini ezintsha ezongezwe ngu IiAntilles zomoya. The flights will commence on November 1, 2018, departing Pointe-a-Pitre (PTP) at 9pm to arrive in Dominica at 9:30pm on Thursdays and Sundays. The aircraft will overnight in Dominica and depart the next mornings (Fridays and Mondays) at 5:30am to reach Pointe-a Pitre at 6:00am. The flights will terminate for the season on March 29, 2019.
During this period, a total of forty two (42) flights will operate on the ATR 42 with capacity of 48 passengers, allowing for movement of up to 2016 in and 2016 out of Dominica. These flights allow travelers to connect from the following international flights:
• IsiNorway: isuka eJFK, eNew York
• I-Air France: isuka eParis Orly
• Iicaraibes zoMoya: ezivela eParis Orly
• ICorsair: isuka eParis Orly
Inqanaba: ukusuka eParis Charles de Gaulle
I-XL Airways: isuka eParis Charles de Gaulle
With the introduction of this new service, travelers to Dominica will benefit by having same day connections and also from a cost standpoint. Travelers will have same day access from JFK into Dominica via connections with the low cost carrier Norwegian Airlines and similarly same day connections from Europe and especially France at reasonable rates from airlines departing from Paris Orly.
Tour Operators, travel agents and consumers will have visibility of these flight in the Global Distribution System (GDS) and on popular online travel agent sites allowing for a myriad of ways to book your adventure to Dominica. Furthermore Air France will offer a code share with Air Antilles on these flights allowing for greater visibility of the flights on the Air France website and network and offering travelers additional benefits of that code share arrangement.
Ngokokutsho kukaColin Piper, uMlawuli wezoKhenketho, “lo gama zikhona iindlela ezininzi zokufika eDominica ezi nqwelo moya bezicwangcisiwe ukunikezela unxibelelwano eNorway ukuze basebenzise imali yabo ephantsi, kunye nokubonelela ngezinye iindlela kunye nofikelelo olufanayo ngemini enye. abahambi abasuka eYurophu naseMelika besiya eDominica. ”
Abakhenkethi bokuzonwabisa kunye nabantu baseDominican abahlala phesheya kulindeleke ukuba basebenzise le nkonzo intsha xa becwangcisa uhambo lwabo ukuya kwiNdalo yesiQithi.