Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Silver Airways to serve airports

HATTIESBURG, Miss. -- Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport will have a new commercial carrier and a new destination beginning in August. Silver Airways of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., will take over routes currently served by Delta Air Lines connecting to Memphis through three Mississippi regional airports. Delta had notified the Department of Transpiration in July that it intended to drop 24 routes in smaller markets, including Hattiesburg-Laurel, Greenville and Tupelo. Now, all three will connect to Atlanta-Hartsfield International Airport. (Source: Hattiesburg American, 05/22/12) Previous