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Des Moines to Detroit Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Des Moines Intl. to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Distance:
532.13 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from DSM to DTW

Airline Carrier Aircraft
Delta Air Lines Canadair Regional Jet

Interesting Facts About Flights from Des Moines to Detroit (DSM to DTW)

  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Des Moines, IA to Detroit, MI in 2009 was Northwest Airlines' B757-2 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Des Moines to Detroit in 2009 was 73.8%.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Des Moines and Detroit from Northwest Airlines is the B757-2 built by Boeing with 182 seats.
  • There were 25,267 passengers that flew from Des Moines to Detroit in 2009.
  • Comair operated flights from DSM to DTW using one type of aircraft in 2009.
  • The shortest flight between DSM and DTW takes about 80 minutes.
  • The newest aircraft servicing DSM to DTW in 2009 was Comair's CRJ-2/4 from Canadair. The CRJ-2/4 started flying in 1997.
  • Northwest Airlink carried a total of 24,962 passengers from DSM to DTW in 2009.
  • Flight #2564, operated by Northwest Airlink, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 5 minutes average delay between flights from Des Moines to Detroit.
  • 33,082 seats were available on flights from DSM to DTW in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 25,267 passengers flew on all flights from DSM to DTW that year.
  • Comair, Northwest Airlink operate the shortest flights from Des Moines to Detroit.
  • Northwest Airlink, Northwest Airlines, Comair offer flights from Des Moines, IA to Detroit, MI.
  • The average flight time from Des Moines, IA to Detroit, MI takes about 82 minutes.
  • The shortest flight distance between Des Moines and Detroit is 534 miles.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from DSM to DTW for Comair is the CRJ-2/4 built by Canadair with 50 seats.
  • In 2009, there were 3 airline companies operating between Des Moines and Detroit.
  • Northwest Airlink offers the shortest flight times from Des Moines to Detroit.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)

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