[NASSAU, Bahamas] – Bahamian owned and operated business airline, Western Air, took a protracted runway into the worldwide pleasant skies yesterday. They it made its first flight between Nassau and Fort Lauderdale, Florida as one other airline various for travellers. The 50-seater Embraer ERJ145 Jet took off from Lynden Pindling Worldwide Airport at 11 am en path to Fort Lauderdale Hollywood Worldwide Airport, a primary within the airline’s virtually 21-year existence.
Dr. Kenneth Romer, Deputy Director Common and Performing Director of Aviation, Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, Investments & Aviation (BMOTIA), lead officers and media welcoming the primary passengers through the inaugural ceremony at Terminal 1, Concourse C. A particular visitor who additionally travelled on the inaugural flight was Anne-Marie Davis, spouse of Prime Minister of The Bahamas the Honorable Philip Davis. The ceremony kicked off with the disembarkation of passengers on the inaugural flight, who had been greeted within the terminal by the rhythmic sounds of Junkanoo, a Bahamian cultural celebration, full with cowbells, pulsating beats of goatskin drums, and whistles.
Western Air will function every day jet service on its new worldwide route into Fort Lauderdale. They are going to be offering an incentive of no change or cancellation charges, with all tickets being legitimate as much as six months. Within the coming weeks, the air service is predicted to develop service. Flying from Freeport on Grand Bahama Island into Fort Lauderdale as properly.
Western Air is headquartered on the San Andros Worldwide Airport on the island of Andros. They had been based in 2001 by Captain and Flight Teacher Rex Rolle and his spouse, Shandice Rolle. Their daughter Sherrexcia “Rexxy” Rolle is the Vice President of Operations.