News Release Curacao

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 HAITI-BASED SUNRISE AIRWAYS ANNOUNCES NEW FLIGHTS TO CURACAO

2x’s weekly nonstop flights scheduled to launch November 28, 2017

 

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – (November 13, 2017) – Haiti-based Sunrise Airways (IATA: S6, ICAO: KSZ) announced today its intent to launch new nonstop service between its hub at Toussaint Louverture International Airport in Port-au-Prince (PAP) and Hato International Airport in Curacao (CUR) beginning November 28, 2017. The new twice-weekly service, the carrier’s first-ever flights to/from Curacao, will operate as follows:

 

Port-au-Prince (PAP) – Curacao (CUR)

 

Curacao (CUR) – Port-au-Prince (PAP)

Frequency

Flight No.

Departure

Arrival

 

Frequency

Flight No.

Departure

Arrival

Thurs., Sun..

S6 404

9:10am

10:30am

 

Thurs., Sun.

S6 405

11:30am

12:50pm

 

 

“Curacao has been on our wish list for route expansion since our start as a commercial airline in 2012,” said Philippe Bayard, President of Sunrise Airways. “The route shows tremendous potential for growth on a point-to-point basis between Haiti and Curacao, while also opening up some very attractive connectivity options within our existing route structure. We’re proud and excited to spread our wings to the southern reaches of the West Indies in line with our One Caribbean corporate philosophy.”

 

New Sunrise Airways flights between Haiti and Curacao offer convenient one-stop connections with existing Sunrise service to/from Cuba and Orlando.

 

Sunrise Airways will deploy both its Boeing 737-800 and Airbus A320 aircraft along its new Curacao route. Both aircraft feature two classes of service – business and economy. Maximum seating for the Boeing 737 is 168 passengers (18 seats in business class, 150 in economy), while the Airbus A320 can accommodate a total of 150 passengers (12 seats in business class, 138 in economy).

 

Tickets are on sale now at special introductory fares for departures beginning November 28, 2017.

 

For reservations and more information, visit www.sunriseairways.net, or call Tel: +(509) 2811 2222 / 1100 in Haiti, Tel: +(1) 305 433 2707 in the U.S, +(1) 849 916 6666 in the Dominican Republic and +(53) 2269 8791 in Cuba.

 

About Sunrise Airways (www.sunriseairways.net)

Sunrise Airways (IATA: S6, ICAO: KSZ) is rising to meet the progressively expanding demand for safe, reliable, and affordable air travel to and throughout the Caribbean. From its hub in Port-au-Prince, Sunrise Airways operates daily scheduled passenger flights serving Orlando, FL (MCO); Curacao (CUR);Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (JBQ); Havana (HAV), Camaguey (CMW) and Santiago de Cuba (SCU) in Cuba; and Cap Haitien (CAP) in Haiti. New flights to/from Miami (MIA) will launch in December 2017. Additional new flights connecting Haiti with Kingston, Jamaica (KIN); Providenciales, Turks & Caicos (PLS); and Nassau, The Bahamas (NAS) are planned for 2018, pending government approval. In line with the expansion of its route network, Sunrise Airways has initiated service aboard a 150-seat Airbus A320 and a 168-seat Boeing 737-800. Headquartered in Port-au-Prince, Sunrise Airways is a privately-owned corporation with registered offices in Haiti.

 

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