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New DC-Bound Flights Coming to Manchester

Published Thursday Oct 18, 2018

New DC-Bound Flights Coming to Manchester

United Airlines , one of Manchester-Boston Regional Airport’s main carriers, will be shifting Newark service to their Washington Dulles hub.

Beginning March 31, 2019, United will offer three flights daily between Manchester-Boston Regional Airport and Washington Dulles.

According to a statement, United will operate two CRJ-700s and one CRJ-200 on the new route. The CRJ-700 jets are equipped with 70 seats that include first class, economy plus and economy seats. The CRJ-200 is a 50-seat regional jet.  Flights are scheduled to depart Manchester at 6 a.m., 2:40 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Seats are already available online at

Airport Director Ted Kitchens says this is great news for both leisure and business travelers flying to the Washington area or connecting to another United Airlines city. “This new service will enhance traveler’s options to reach their destinations and provide a first-class offering on United Airlines out of Manchester.”

Mayor Joyce Craig says she is grateful to all of the customers that support Manchester’s air carriers and hope that they will continue to think of Manchester as they make future travel plans.

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