Columbus Airport announces addition of new flights by American Airlines

Columbus Airport announces addition of new flights by American Airlines
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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - The Columbus Airport announced Thursday morning the addition of two new flights by American Airlines.

The Columbus Airport will now have direct flights to Charlotte and Dallas.

Services on the new Columbus to Charlotte and Columbus to Dallas routes will begin August 17.

“The Columbus Airport Commission continues to work with our airline partners to meet the air transportation and economic development needs of the community, its customers and partners said, Don Cook, Board Chair. “These new, nonstop services connecting our region to east and west coast destinations will be a huge asset for business travelers, government officials and our community.”

In Februrary, it was announced that the revenue from the airport exponentially contributes to the city of Columbus. The airport now sits at over $94 million economic impact to the city of Columbus. Revenue will increase with the addition of American Airlines.

Tickets for the new services between Columbus and Charlotte Douglas International and Columbus to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport will be available Monday, May 3 at on American Airlines’ website.

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