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DSM to IAH Route Map

Des Moines to Houston Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Des Moines Intl. to George Bush Intercontinental.

Distance:
803.44 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from DSM to IAH

Airline Carrier

Continental Airlines
United Airlines

Aircraft

Embraer RJ135 / RJ140 / RJ145
Embraer RJ145 Amazon

DSM - Des Moines Intl. Airlines

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IAH - George Bush Intercontinental Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Des Moines to Houston (DSM to IAH)

  • The average flight time from Des Moines, IA to Houston, TX takes about 121 minutes.
  • Air Greenland operated flights from DSM to IAH using one type of aircraft in 2009.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Des Moines, IA to Houston, TX in 2009 was ExpressJet Airlines' EMB-145 from Embraer which started flying in 1996.
  • ExpressJet Airlines operates the shortest flights from Des Moines to Houston.
  • ExpressJet Airlines, Air Greenland offer flights from Des Moines, IA to Houston, TX.
  • ExpressJet Airlines offers the shortest flight times from Des Moines to Houston.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Des Moines to Houston in 2009 was 73.09%.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Des Moines and Houston from Air Greenland is the B737-8 built by Boeing with 174 seats.
  • Flight #2671, operated by ExpressJet Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 3 minutes average delay between flights from Des Moines to Houston.
  • ExpressJet Airlines carried a total of 24,227 passengers from DSM to IAH in 2009.
  • 33,997 seats were available on flights from DSM to IAH in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 24,377 passengers flew on all flights from DSM to IAH that year.
  • There were 24,377 passengers that flew from Des Moines to Houston in 2009.
  • The newest aircraft servicing DSM to IAH in 2009 was Continental Airlines' B737-9 from Boeing. The B737-9 started flying in 2002.
  • The shortest flight between DSM and IAH takes about 121 minutes.
  • The shortest flight distance between Des Moines and Houston is 802 miles.
  • In 2009, there were 2 airline companies operating between Des Moines and Houston.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from DSM to IAH for ExpressJet Airlines is the EMB-145 built by Embraer with 50 seats.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)