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Airtran Airways

AirTran Airways used to offer low fares on every seat, on all flights, every day. Read More

Silver Airways continues growth; adds three new destinations

Regional carrier Silver Airways announced Thursday that it will be adding three new destinations as it continues its recent growth in the southeastern part of the country. Read More

Silver Airways aborts St. Pete-Clearwater flights

Silver Airways has announced that it would be aborting its attempt to start flights at St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport (PIE) in Florida. Read More

Charleston airport lands second new airline in a month

South Carolina’s busiest airport is going to be a bit busier in 2015. Charleston International Airport has landed two new carriers in the past month, providing direct connections to several popular destinations. Read More

Busy times at St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport

The steady growth continued at St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport in Florida in 2014, and it already looks like much of the same will happen this year. Read More

United Express ending Q400 turboprop services

United Airlines and Republic Airways Holdings announced Wednesday that they are eliminating Bombardier’s Q400 turboprop from their fleet by September 2016. Read More

Providence lands first European route

Starting June 18, 2015, Germany’s Condor Airlines will launch flights to Providence’s T.F. Green Airport. The twice weekly flights to Frankfurt will be the airport’s first regularly scheduled European route. Read More

PEOPLExpress announces first non-Newport News route

People Express will launch its first non-Newport News denominated route October 16, with flights between Orlando and Charleston, West Virginia.
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Frontier changes continue with updated livery

Fans of Frontier Airlines’ famous spokesanimals do not have to worry. Larry, Jack, Griz and the gang are here to stay. Read More

Southwest unveils first new livery since 2001

Aviation enthusiasts have been buzzing for the past week about a major announcement that was finally made at Southwest Airlines’ Dallas Love Field maintenance hangar on Monday. Read More

Frontier bringing international flights to Trenton-Mercer

Frontier Airlines is expected to begin flights to Nassau, Bahamas from its focus city at Trenton-Mercer Airport this November. Read More

PEOPLExpress adding Orlando flights

People Express announced Monday that it will launch flights to Orlando International Airport this fall. Orlando will be the carrier’s eighth destination from its Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport hub in Virginia. Read More

Frontier continues rapid expansion; adds 10 new routes

As Frontier slowly shrinks its main hub at Denver International Airport, it is quickly building an elaborate east coast network with multiple focus cities. Read More

Tampa Bay’s other airport sees record June

The St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport recorded the busiest June in its history in 2014, serving 121,598 passengers.  That number is up nearly 64% from 2012, and is a 28% increase over 2013.  Through June, year-to-date traffic is up 23% at the airport. Read More

Frontier bringing international flights to Trenton-Mercer

Frontier continued with its slew of recent route additions in recent weeks with six new routes announced Monday. Read More

United announces first E175 routes

United has said that it will welcome the Embraer 175 to its United Express fleet beginning in May with two routes out of Chicago-O’hare International Airport. Read More

United CEO informs employees of de-hubbing of Cleveland

United CEO Jeff Smisek announced the dismantling of his airline’s connecting hub at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport in a letter to Cleveland workers. Read More

United announces it will de-hub Cleveland

It was a question of when, not if, United Airlines would elect to close its connecting hub at the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport.  On February 1, United CEO Jeff Smisek officially announced that the process will begin in April 2014 in a letter to Cleveland workers. Read More

St. Petersburg hits 1 million passenger mark for first time since 2004

Years of hard work and terminal upgrades has began to pay off for St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport in Florida. Read More

United to shrink Houston hub; layoff 1,300 more employees in spat with city

United Airlines is unhappy that the city of Houston has voted to allow rival Southwest Airlines to start international expansion at the city’s secondary airport. Read More