JetBlue Announces a Second Flight Between New York-Puerto Plata
JetBlue will add a second flight between John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York (JFK) and Puerto Plata’s international airport (POP).
The second additional flight will run on Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays from June 16 through September 6, 2016 from JFK.
The Puerto Plata flight will operate Fridays, Saturdays and Mondays, also from JFK. Between January-November 2015 Puerto Plata’s international airport received 331,463 tourists.
The flight is scheduled to leave New York at 10:29 p.m. and arrive in Puerto Plata at 2:16 a.m. The return flight from Puerto Plata will leave at 3:15 a.m. and arrive in New York’s JFK at 6:55 a.m.
The airline also operates a daily flight from New York to Puerto Plata, departing at 7:45 a.m. and arriving at 11:23 a.m. The flight returns from Puerto Plata to New York 12:19 a.m.
Tourists in Puerto Plata
During January-November 2015, Puerto Plata’s international airport received 331,463 international tourists, contributing a healthy 7.6% to the overall arrival of visitors to the Dominican Republic.
In 2014, the number of U.S. citizens traveling to Puerto Plata registered at 128,346, of the 1.7 million Americans who chose the D.R. to vacation.
Source: Access DR
Dec 30, 2015
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