Northwest Airlines today
announced new seasonal nonstop jet service between its Memphis hub and
Nassau, Bahamas. One daily flight will be offered between Feb. 16 and
April 30, 2005. “This new flight will provide our customers with easy access to a
desirable vacation destination during the peak travel season for the
Bahamas,” said Tom Bach, vice president of market planning and Airlink.
“Our Memphis hub provides convenient connections for passengers traveling
between Nassau and dozens of destinations throughout the South and
Nassau will be Northwest’s seventh international destination from Memphis,
and the new service will complement existing seasonal service between
Nassau and Northwest’s WorldGateway hub at Detroit.
The flights will be operated with Northwest Airlink partner Pinnacle
Airlines Corp.‘s Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ), which seats up to 50