Premier Hon. Mark Brantley, Minister of Tourism in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA), has welcomed the news that Cape Air will once again be providing airlift to the island of Nevis.
Cape Air announced on December 19 that the airline would provide Nevis with air access to major United States airline flights via a convenient connection at St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands.
“Beginning on February 15, 2023, one daily flight and two flights on Sundays will operate between St. Thomas’ Cyril E. King Airport and Vance Amory International Airport in Nevis,” a release from the airline stated.
Linda Markham, Chief Executive Officer and President of Cape Air is quoted as saying, “We are delighted to see the return of Cape air to Nevis…Convenient interline agreements with our airline partners American, JetBlue, United, and Delta will allow for widespread distribution, increasing access to Nevis as a tourism destination. We are grateful to be able to play a part in driving Nevis’ tourism economy.”