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MEM to DSM Route Map

Memphis to Des Moines Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Memphis Intl. to Des Moines Intl..

Destination:
Distance:
490.91 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from MEM to DSM

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Canadair Regional Jet
Canadair Regional Jet 900

MEM - Memphis Intl. Airlines

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DSM - Des Moines Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Memphis to Des Moines (MEM to DSM)

  • The average flight time from Memphis, TN to Des Moines, IA takes about 73 minutes.
  • The shortest flight between MEM and DSM takes about 73 minutes.
  • Northwest Airlink, ExpressJet Airlines offer flights from Memphis, TN to Des Moines, IA.
  • 36,700 seats were available on flights from MEM to DSM in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 25,163 passengers flew on all flights from MEM to DSM that year.
  • Northwest Airlink operates the shortest flights from Memphis to Des Moines.
  • There were 25,163 passengers that flew from Memphis to Des Moines in 2009.
  • ExpressJet Airlines operated flights from MEM to DSM using one type of aircraft in 2009.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Memphis, TN to Des Moines, IA in 2009 was ExpressJet Airlines' EMB-145 from Embraer which started flying in 1996.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Memphis and Des Moines from ExpressJet Airlines is the EMB-145 built by Embraer with 50 seats.
  • The newest aircraft servicing MEM to DSM in 2009 was Northwest Airlink's CRJ-2/4 from Canadair. The CRJ-2/4 started flying in 1997.
  • Northwest Airlink carried a total of 25,132 passengers from MEM to DSM in 2009.
  • Flight #3970, operated by Northwest Airlink, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 9 minutes average delay between flights from Memphis to Des Moines.
  • In 2009, there were 2 airline companies operating between Memphis and Des Moines.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from MEM to DSM for ExpressJet Airlines is the EMB-145 built by Embraer with 50 seats.
  • Northwest Airlink offers the shortest flight times from Memphis to Des Moines.
  • The shortest flight distance between Memphis and Des Moines is 490 miles.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Memphis to Des Moines in 2009 was 67.94%.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)