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Posted by: admin | December 17th, 2019

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (December 16, 2019) – Silver Airways, a long-standing partner and necessary air service link to the Bahamas, resumes service to Freeport, Grand Bahamas and Marsh Harbour in the Abacos starting December 19, 2019.

Silver Airways is now offering daily flights between Fort Lauderdale and Freeport every day except Tuesdays with two flights per day on Saturdays.  In addition, Silver offers daily flights between Fort Lauderdale and Marsh Harbour every day except Mondays and Tuesdays.

“We are thrilled to resume the necessary and much-needed service to two more islands in the Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian,” said Silver Airways Senior Vice President of Commercial and Finance Pedro Motta.  “The best way we can continue supporting our fellow neighbors in the Bahamas is to travel to their many fine islands and patronize their hotels and resorts, restaurants and attractions.”

Silver Airways, synonymous with the Bahamas, offers more routes in the Bahamas than any other airline, including service to Freeport (FPO) on Grand Bahama Island; Marsh Harbour (MHH) in the Abacos; Nassau (NAS), the capital of the Bahamas on New Providence Island; George Town (GGT) in Exuma; Governor’s Harbour (GHB) in Eleuthera; Bimini (BIM); and North Eleuthera (ELH).

In addition, Silver is looking forward to resuming service to Treasure Cay in the Abacos in February 2020, pending the airport’s re-opening.

For details on Silver Airways’ flights throughout the Bahamas, visit

About Silver Airways

Silver Airways, America’s leading independent regional airline, operates the most routes within Florida and between Florida and the Bahamas from its hubs in Fort Lauderdale, Orlando and Tampa, and also flies seasonally between Boston and Bar Harbor, Maine.  Silver’s Caribbean network connects Puerto Rico with the U.S. Virgin Islands, Anguilla, St. Maarten, St. Kitts, Antigua, Dominica and the Dominican Republic.  Silver is a codeshare partner with United, JetBlue, American, Delta, Avianca and Copa Airlines, and has interline agreements with Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Azul, Bahamasair, Emirates and Hahn Air.  Members of United’s MileagePlus® and JetBlue’s loyalty programs can also earn frequent flyer awards for travel throughout Silver’s network.  Silver is the official airline of the Minor League Baseball teams Daytona Tortugas and the Pensacola Blue Wahoos.  Silver is honored to be the North American launch customer for the all new, redesigned ATR-600 series aircraft offering best-in-class quiet cabins, premium leather seats with more legroom, and spacious overhead bins that accommodate full-size, carry-on roller bags. Silver’s fleet is currently composed of ATR 42-600s, ATR 72-600s and Saab 340s.  Silver is owned by affiliates of Philadelphia-based investment firm Versa Capital Management, LLC.  To learn more about Silver’s refined passenger experience, visit

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