MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica – Within the spirit of the island’s world-renowned hospitality, Jamaica wholeheartedly welcomed new continuous air service from Denver Worldwide Airport (DEN) to Montego Bay’s Sangster Worldwide Airport (MBJ) by United Airways on Saturday, November 4. The brand new flight is scheduled to function weekly on Saturdays. The flight will present extra handy entry to the vacation spot for vacationers coming from the Western U.S.
New Gateways to Jamaica
“It is vitally gratifying to see United Airways broaden their service to our island,” stated the Hon. Edmund Bartlett, Minister of Tourism, Jamaica. “Our purpose is to constantly construct out new gateways and develop our airlift to make attending to Jamaica as seamless as doable for as many individuals as doable. United Airways continues to be a superb companion in serving to us obtain this purpose by now providing a priceless addition to Jamaica’s roster of flights as the one provider working into the vacation spot from Denver.”
Denver is an Essential Market to Jamaica
Donovan White, Director of Tourism, Jamaica Vacationer Board, added, “Because the most-flown airline working out of Denver, we’re very happy to have this extra service to Jamaica by United. Contemplating the speed at which the mile-high metropolis is rising, it has change into an essential marketplace for us and one which opens up the Western area of the U.S. for customer arrivals. It’s our hope that these people will select to commerce their snow shovels for sand shovels and the Rocky Mountains for the Blue Mountains with a visit to our island.”
Upon touchdown at Sangster Worldwide Airport, United’s inaugural Denver flight was greeted with a standard water cannon salute, inflicting a colourful rainbow to seem above the plane to everybody’s delight. As well as, the coming passengers have been all greeted by officers and stay music. A commemorative reward was additionally offered to the pilot to rejoice the event.
United is working the weekly flight using a Boeing 737 MAX plane. With the addition of this new service, United now flies to Jamaica from a complete of 5 U.S. gateways. It enhances its present flights from Newark (EWR), Washington D.C. (IAD), Chicago (ORD), and Houston (HOU) to Montego Bay (MBJ).