Air Atlanta Icelandic has leased a Boeing 767-300ER TF-ATT to Aeromar, based in the Dominican Republic in the Caribbean, to operate scheduled services between the capital, Santo Domingo, and New York JFK and Miami.
Air Atlanta’s chief executive Hafthor Hafsteinsson says the B767 wet-lease with Aeromar is for 18 months. The B767-300ER first flight was on June 21st from JFK to Santo Domingo and involves flight deck crew and engineers but with Aeromar`s own cabin crew working under an Atlanta purser in business and economy cabins.
Aeromar New York Manager is Bill Szymanski. Mr. Szymanski says that Aeromar typically reduces its frequencies following summer high season but the carrier plans to keep its schedule intact given the 18- month lease term.