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DSM to DCA Route Map

Des Moines to Washington, DC Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Des Moines Intl. to Ronald Reagan Washington National.

Distance:
895.27 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from DSM to DCA

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Canadair Regional Jet 900

DSM - Des Moines Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Des Moines to Washington, DC (DSM to DCA)

  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from DSM to DCA for Comair is the RJ100/ER built by Canadair with 50 seats.
  • Comair operated flights from DSM to DCA using 2 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • In 2009, there were 3 airline companies operating between Des Moines and Washington.
  • 15,148 seats were available on flights from DSM to DCA in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 9,977 passengers flew on all flights from DSM to DCA that year.
  • Comair, Northwest Airlink operate the shortest flights from Des Moines to Washington.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Des Moines to Washington in 2009 was 69.66%.
  • The average flight time from Des Moines, IA to Washington, DC takes about 112 minutes.
  • The newest aircraft servicing DSM to DCA in 2009 was Comair's CRJ-2/4 from Canadair. The CRJ-2/4 started flying in 1997.
  • The shortest flight between DSM and DCA takes about 112 minutes.
  • Northwest Airlink carried a total of 6,409 passengers from DSM to DCA in 2009.
  • The shortest flight distance between Des Moines and Washington is 897 miles.
  • Flight #6404, operated by Comair, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 11 minutes average delay between flights from Des Moines to Washington.
  • There were 9,977 passengers that flew from Des Moines to Washington in 2009.
  • Northwest Airlink offers the shortest flight times from Des Moines to Washington.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Des Moines and Washington from Northwest Airlines is the A320-1/2 built by Airbus Industrie with 148 seats.
  • Northwest Airlink, Comair, Northwest Airlines offer flights from Des Moines, IA to Washington, DC.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Des Moines, IA to Washington, DC in 2009 was Northwest Airlines' A320-1/2 from Airbus Industrie which started flying in 1990.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)