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IAD to DSM Route Map

Washington, DC to Des Moines Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Washington Dulles Intl. to Des Moines Intl..

Destination:
Distance:
871.90 miles

IAD - Washington Dulles Intl. Airlines

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DSM - Des Moines Intl. Airlines

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

  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Washington and Des Moines from Northwest Airlines is the B747-2/3 built by Boeing with 404 seats.
  • Northwest Airlines operated flights from IAD to DSM using 2 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Washington, DC to Des Moines, IA in 2009 was Northwest Airlines' B747-2/3 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • The newest aircraft servicing IAD to DSM in 2009 was Sun Country Airlines' B737-8 from Boeing. The B737-8 started flying in 1998.
  • 1,612 seats were available on flights from IAD to DSM in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 1,545 passengers flew on all flights from IAD to DSM that year.
  • Northwest Airlines, UNITED, Sun Country Airlines offer flights from Washington, DC to Des Moines, IA.
  • In 2009, there were 3 airline companies operating between Washington and Des Moines.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from IAD to DSM for UNITED is the A319 built by Airbus Industrie with 120 seats.
  • Northwest Airlines carried a total of 1,208 passengers from IAD to DSM in 2009.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Washington to Des Moines in 2009 was 90.89%.
  • There were 1,545 passengers that flew from Washington to Des Moines in 2009.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)