Columbia Metropolitan Airport Welcomes Low-Fare Airline
Monday, January 24, 2011 1:54 PM by Mandi Engram
Vision Airlines recently announced the launch of its non-stop, low-fare air service between Columbia, S.C., and Destin â?¢ Fort Walton Beach, Fla., beginning April 1, 2011, with rates starting at $89/one way*. To celebrate the largest expansion of a commercial airline in more than a decade, travelers may receive a $49/one way introductory fare on flights booked by January 31, 2011. They are also giving away free roundtrip tickets to ten lucky winners who enter their sweepstakes by 11:59 pm (PST) January 28, 2011.
'Vision Airlines is excited to offer this new, low-cost air service to the Columbia community and surrounding areas,' said David Meers -- chief operating officer, commercial operations, Vision Airlines. 'It is our desire to continue to grow our service and route structure, and offer tremendous value to leisure travelers.'
Vision Airlines will operate flights two days per week, between Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) and Northwest Florida Regional Airport (VPS), utilizing a 148-seat Boeing 737-400 aircraft.
Vision Airlines ' headquartered in Atlanta ' began operations in 1994 in Las Vegas. Today, the company operates a mixed fleet of aircraft including the Boeing 767, Boeing 737 and Dornier 328 aircraft. Vision Airlines, internationally recognized/established as a premier charter airline, has been flying scheduled service for more than two years. The company's clients include US Presidential candidates, heads of state, countless celebrities, Fortune 1000 companies and some of the world's most recognized resorts. The company is headquartered in Atlanta, and also has offices in Louisville, Ky., Las Vegas and Miami.
For more information about Vision Airlines or to book a flight, please visit www.visionairlines.com or call 1-877-FLY-A-JET.
* Taxes and travel fees apply. Vision Airlines Baggage Policy: Standard Size Checked Bag (Advance Purchase) - $15.00, Standard Size Checked Bag (at airport) - $25.00, Overweight Checked Bag - $75.00, Sports Equipment - $50.00.