MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica -- Getting clients to Jamaica next winter just
got a little easier.
Continental Airlines announced it will inaugurate a daily
nonstop flight from its Newark hub to Montego Bay starting Dec. 13.
The flight will continue on to Kingston.
"Adding Montego Bay and Kingston to our international network
will bring us to 49 destinations in Latin America and the
Caribbean," said Pete Garcia, Continental staff vice president for
sales and marketing, Caribbean and Latin America.
"With this new service, we are making Continental a stronger
airline in the region by providing more options for both leisure
and business customers."
The new flight is scheduled to depart Newark at 9 a.m. and
arrive in Montego Bay at 12:40 p.m. The flight leaves Montego Bay
for Kingston at 1:30 p.m, arriving at 2:05 p.m. The return flight
will depart Kingston at 3 p.m. and arrive in Newark at 6:45
Continental will operate the route aboard a 737-800 aircraft
equipped with 14 first class and 141 economy class seats.