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4:36 am on Saturday July 28, 2012

Will the Savannah airport get a new discount carrier? Answer: Try again later

Flickr user javierbnsn Allegiant flew out in July 2011. In 2011 both Allegiant and Vision Airlines announced their departure from the Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport, and since then pocketbooks across the region have waited new of another...
8:23 am on Tuesday June 28, 2011

Savannah airport loses another low-cost airline

Flickr user javierbnsn Another low-cost airline has announced its departure from the Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport.  This time it's Vision Airlines, who was flying from Savannah to Destin/Fort Walton Beach, Florida. The last flight is...
10:08 am on Tuesday January 18, 2011

Savannah airport lands another low-cost airline

Flickr user javierbnsn Another low-cost airline has landed at the Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport to offer cheap flights to Florida.  This time it's Vision Airlines, and it will be flying from Savannah to Destin/Fort Walton Beach, Fla.,...
8:18 am on Tuesday September 14, 2010

Allegiant air coming to Savannah airport, but only flying to Florida

When word came that Charleston's arrival of a low-cost airliner was going to be beat by Savannah, I thought: Figures. Alas for Savannah while Allegiant is starting service on November 18, the only will be to Fort Lauderdale. Still with an...
7:42 am on Tuesday September 14, 2010

Allegiant air coming to Savannah airport, but only flying to Florida

Flickr user silenus81 Allegiant coming in for a landing. This is good news for us in Beaufort, but I must admit that my hopes are a little bit dashed. When I heard that a low-cost airline arrived at the Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport I...
10:56 am on Monday May 17, 2010

Why Southwest announced its coming to Charleston a year out

Image by Flickr user superciliousness If you've been struck curious as to why Southwest Airlines has announced their coming to Charleston a full year out of doing flights, and a half-year before announcing routes, then know that it's because the...
10:26 am on Sunday March 1, 2009

AirTran to stay put in Charleston

Image by Flickr user James Willamor Image by 20090301-airtran.jpg Despite speculation, AirTran Airways says it will remain in the Lowcountry as the only discount air carrier at the Charleston International Airport. Here's a word from The Post and...
3:42 pm on Tuesday August 26, 2008

FAA troubles delaying many Charleston flights

Image by Flickr user Joshua Davis (jdavis.info)Image by 20080826flightdelays.jpg Takeoff: Less of this is happening thanks to a communication failure. Update 9 p.m.: Warnings for delays at Atlanta related to the failure are over. Happy travels....
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