There are two flights daily from Rockford to Detroit and back that are effective May 2, 2005.
Flight NW4734 departs Rockford 7:20 a.m. and arrives in Detroit at 9:34 a.m., and flight NW4736 departs Rockford at 5:30 p.m. and arrives in Detroit at 7:46 p.m.
The Greater Rockford Airport will get nearly $4 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The money will be used to improve runway safety and expand the airport’s aircraft and fire safety capacity.
Nearly $1 million will be used for a new jet bridge for the Northwest flights.