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Cape Air's Boston - Bar Harbor Service Begins 4/15/12

April 12, 2012


Daily service between Bar Harbor and Boston begins on April 15, 2012.

For Immediate Release – April 12, 2012 - Cape Air, one of the nation’s largest independent regional airlines, will begin serving Bar Harbor, ME with non-stop flights between Hancock County - Bar Harbor Airport and Boston’s Logan Airport on Sunday, April 15 with three daily, round-trip flights. The triple-daily round-trips will continue through May 24, 2012.  During the summer season, Cape Air will operate one daily round-trip, with the triple-daily service resuming on September 4, 2012.  During the summer season Peninsula Airways (PenAir) will also operate service between Bar Harbor and Boston.

“This is our third city in Maine that we are serving, and all of us at Cape Air are excited about our newest destination” said Cape Air Founder and CEO, Dan Wolf. “We have ensured that our Bar Harbor flight schedule allows for easy connections with major carriers serving Boston, and our convenient ticket and baggage agreements with almost all of the major carriers mean you can book your entire trip on one itinerary and check your bags through to your final destination. In addition, we have the opportunity to provide a convenient way for travelers to get to Bar Harbor, and can make a positive contribution to the region’s economy.” Tony Cameron, Director of Marketing and Membership Sales for the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce adds, “We are thrilled that Cape Air will be providing service to the Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park region. Cape Air has already shown a strong commitment to our community. We are very excited to have them service our visitors and year round community.”

Cape Air’s Boston to Bar Harbor service can be booked online at or by calling 866.CAPE-AIR.

About Cape Air:

Now in its 23rd year, Cape Air is one of the largest independent regional airlines in the United States annually flying over 650,000 passengers to destinations around the world including New England, New York, the Caribbean, Florida, the Mid-Atlantic, the Midwest and Micronesia. With a fleet of sixty-six Cessna 402s and two ATR-42s, the employee-owned company operates up to 600 flights per day. Based in Hyannis, Massachusetts, Cape Air also operates flights under the Nantucket Airlines brand.  Cape Air is a codeshare partner with United Airlines in the Caribbean and American Airlines in the Midwest.  In Micronesia Cape Air operates as United Express.  In addition, Cape Air has ticket and baggage agreements with most major airlines.  Cape Air’s unique brand of customer service, MOCHA HAGoTDI,* has earned the airline accolades as ‘Best Airline’ on Nantucket, Martha’s Vineyard and in the United States Virgin Islands. The airline has been recognized for outstanding philanthropy in the communities it serves and Cape Air Founder and CEO Dan Wolf was recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year™ Award.


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