regional carrier cites increased competition, weak market conditions and rising
fuel prices for canceling the Saab 340 service, which operated five times a day
between Mondays and Fridays.
decision to terminate service between Bedford
was made to allow our airline to deploy the aircraft in better performing
markets,” says Shuttle America
president Scott Durgin in a statement. “The market
has not performed to our expectations and its removal will allow us to better
support our partners’ operations.”
The city pair is still served by PanAm Clipper Connection
carrier Boston-Maine Airways, which operates six daily BAE System Jetstream 31 turboprop flights during the week.