Cherry Capital Airport Welcomes Non-Stop Flight to Boston

Cherry Capital Airport in taking on a new non-stop flight this summer.

Delta Airlines will be running the flight to and from Boston.

Saturday was the first arrival of the plan from the east coast.C4daecdf 6640 4906 8b92 070f04f97ad1

Cherry Capital welcomed the passengers with a water salute from the local fire departments.

Cherry Capital Airport director, Kelvin Klein, says in their most recent visitation survey from last year they saw an increase of people from Boston coming to visit Traverse City.

“It really means a lot for our community when you can have non stop service to cities like Boston,” said Klein. “When you look through the pandemic, especially like last summer, we still had travelers from Boston coming into our area.”

The Cherry Capital says the flight will run on Saturdays during the summer.