Direct Air has announced plans to start service from Lakeland to Columbus, Ohio and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Service to Pittsburgh will commence on May 18 with flights taking place on Monday, Friday, and Saturday, and service to Columbus will begin on June 17, with flights taking place on Thursday and Sunday. In addition, the airline will begin service to Biloxi-Gulfport, which will commence on June 15, with flights taking place on Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday.
To celebrate the new service, Direct Air is offering a promotional fare of $99 one-way to all three cities and this fare will be good through February 22, 2013. Ed Warneck, a managing partner with Direct Air, said that they airline might add an additional two cities to the schedule next week. The airline currently services Plattsburgh and Niagara Falls in New York and Springfield, Illinois.
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