American Eagle, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, has announced that due to increased demand it has added more flights from San Juan, Puerto Rico to Bonaire.
In April American Eagle is operating daily flights to Bonaire.
Then beginning on May 1, 2005 and going through September 6, 2005, the airline will operate five round-trip flights per week.
American Eagle flight #5054 departs San Juan at 5:50 p.m. arriving into Bonaire at 7:58 p.m. The return flight to San Juan, flight #5055, departs Bonaire at 8:00 a.m. arriving into San Juan at 10:05 a.m. American Eagle uses a 64-seat Super ATR 72 -Super ATR airplane for these flights.
In April 2005 flight #5054 operates daily as will flight #5055. May 1st to September 6th flight #5054 will operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, while flight #5055 will operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
“With the increase in the number of flights to Bonaire visitors now have more flexibility in planning their trip to Bonaire,” says Burney el Hage,
Commissioner of Tourism for Bonaire.
“Additionally the timing of these flights is such that it provides travelers with easy and convenient one-stop service to Bonaire from many of American Airlines’ U.S. gateway cities.”