Friday, May 17, 2013
Service between New York and Provincetown, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket will be enhanced on June 14 with the addition of new flights between White Plains and Hyannis.
Cape Air provided the following. Cape Air will expand its reach with the addition of seasonal service between Hyannis and New York. Beginning on June 14, travelers can fly directly between Barnstable Municipal Airport (HYA) and Westchester County Airport (HPN) in White Plains, NY, or continue through to Manhattan using Cape Air's optional limousine transport, which takes passengers from Westchester County Airport to the heart of Manhattan at 35th Street and 8th Avenue. The new New York to Hyannis route complements Cape Air's existing NY Connection, which includes service between Manhattan and White Plains to Provincetown, Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard. These fast, frequent flights to the Cape & Islands allow travelers to start their …
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Marstons Mills resident Linda Markham will soon become the next president of Cape Air and the only woman president of a North American airline.
Markham, currently the airline’s chief administration officer, will take over for current President Dave Bushy when he retires in March, according to a press release. Markham, 49, has worked with the airline since 2002 when she ran the human resources department, according to the Boston Globe. During her years with Cape Air Markham also servced as executive vice president. “I am honored to have been entrusted with this opportunity, and I am thrilled to continue guiding this organization alongside Dan. We share the philosophy that service and corporate culture are paramount, and that people are our most valuable asset. If we continue to improve the employee experience, it will ultimately improve the customer experience,” Markham said in…
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Cape Air will begin offering seasonal flights from Hyannis to White Plains, New York in June.
Cape Air began offering flights four days a week between Provincetown and White Plains New York last year. The route was so popular Cape Air decided to expand their routes once again, this time between Hyannis and White Plains, according to the Cape Cod Times. The new Cape Air route will offer flights Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays between Hyannis and White Plains. Transportation to or from New York City will be included in the cost of a ticket. The service to White Plains from Hyannis will run from June 14 to September 2. Cape Air director of marketing Trish Lorino declined to comment when contacted by Patch.com.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
A Cape Air passenger plane struck a bird during its trip from Hyannis to Nantucket. The impact broke the plane’s windshield and forced the plane to turn around.
No one was injured during the incident and the pilot was able to fly safely back to Barnstable Municipal Airport, according to Airport Manager Bud Breault. The bird made quite a mess after crashing through the windshield. The pilot, co-pilot and several passengers were covered with blood. After a quick change of clothes all passengers boarded another plane to Nantucket. Cape Air is inspecting the airplane for structural damage.