Seaplane operator Tailwind Air has introduced a brand new nonstop, seaplane flight immediately from Manhattan‘s New York Skyport on East twenty third Avenue to Boston Harbor, the place a devoted, seven-minute water taxi will switch purchasers to the South Boston waterfront. Flights will take roughly 75 minutes and begin August 3, 2021.
“Our [Tailwind] service combines the accessibility of the practice with the velocity of a flight,” says CEO and Founding father of Tailwind Air, Alan Ram. “By reducing journey occasions 40 p.c to 60 p.c, Tailwind Air’s premium service reduces aggravation and opens up half day enterprise journeys.” Because of the eight-passenger capability of the seaplanes, and small, environment friendly services, company can arrive for check-in as little as 10 minutes earlier than departure.
A whole schedule for all flights operated by Tailwind Air, together with the Boston Harbor-Manhattan flights, could be discovered at flytailwind.com. Tickets could be bought on the web site, by telephone, and thru native and on-line journey companies by way of a codeshare partnership with Southern Airways.
For journey advisors fascinated by partnerships, Tailwind Air affords commisons. Tailwind Air additionally affords discounted pay as you go commuter books of 10, 20, and 50 tickets for passengers, which could be shared with colleagues, associates and household that save 35 p.c or extra off last-minute fares. Company charges are additionally obtainable. To study extra, contact [email protected].
Tailwind Air’s fleet consists of Cessna Grand Caravan EX Amphibians and presently flies to and from Manhattan, Montauk, Easthampton and Shelter Island on an everyday schedule. Not too long ago, Tailwind introduced weekday commuter flights to Bridgeport, CT.
One-way fares begin at $395 from Manhattan to Boston Harbor. Passengers can save a further 10 p.c with promo code NYSBNH by reserving immediately on flytailwind.com from now till August 30, 2021. Tailwind Air doesn’t cost change charges. Costs embrace all taxes, service fees, and authorities charges. Fare guidelines, routes, and schedules are topic to alter with out discover. Tailwind Air is canine pleasant, though vital restrictions apply. A regular sized rolling bag as much as 20 kilos is included. Non-compulsory extra baggage charges and extra restrictions could apply. To e-book a flight or for extra particulars on optionally available providers and baggage charges, go to the website.
Tailwind Air plans so as to add further route choices in 2022, in addition to to advance electrical seaplane expertise and discover improvements in city air mobility.
In accordance with the really helpful safety-precautions to guard in opposition to COVID-19, Tailwind Air requires masks for all employees and passengers whereas flying. Additional precautions embrace deep cleansing lounges and aircrafts, lowering the variety of interactions widespread in bigger airports and airplanes and working with an eight-passenger flight capability.