New nonstop flights from GR to D.C. start Tuesday

Photo courtesy of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport.

CASCADE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Another airline is now offering nonstop flights to the Washington D.C. area out of Gerald R. Ford International Airport.

The nonstop flights from Grand Rapids to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) are operated by American Eagle. The service began on Tuesday and will feature 13 weekly round trips, according to a release from Ford Airport.

The flights depart from Grand Rapids twice daily at 7:20 a.m. and 12:50 p.m. Sunday through Friday, as well as one daily departure at 9:40 a.m. on Saturdays.

United Airlines already offers nonstop flights to Washington from Grand Rapids; those flights land at Dulles International Airport.

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