Branson AirExpress Announces Service
to New Orleans
Sets new record for total nonstop
destinations from Armstrong International
LA) – Louis Armstrong New Orleans
International Airport is pleased to announce that Branson AirExpress operated
by Orange Air will begin service from three destinations beginning May 6, 2015.
The nonstop destinations include Cancun, Mexico, and Branson, Missouri, a new
non-stop destination for the Airport. Direct service to Cincinnati, Ohio
will also be offered with a short stopover in Branson.
Branson AirExpress has been
offering discount flights from the Midwest region since 2009. Branson
AirExpress will be using Orange Air to provide air service into New
Orleans. Orange Air has a track record of successful worldwide charter
operations, along with a reputation of delivering a high level of quality
service to customers. Orange Air brings that level of expertise and
experience to the scheduled charter market, both domestically and
Service will be provided on a 150 seat MD-83 Jet
aircraft with comfortable stretched
seating in every row at no additional cost. In addition, Orange Air offers
non-alcoholic complimentary beverage and snack service on every flight.
Discount flights to these three cities are available for purchase now at www.FlyBranson.com or www.BransonAirExpress.com or by calling 1-888-FLY-BKG1.
"We welcome Branson AirExpress to New Orleans,” said
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu. "This airline will play a role in introducing
our wonderful City to new visitors from around the country.”
"Branson AirExpress is a welcomed addition to
Armstrong International, said New Orleans Aviation Board Chairwoman, Cheryl
Teamer. "We look forward to the incremental tourism passengers they will bring
to New Orleans.”
"The Airport is booming, and we are thrilled to add
this new service to our growing list of airlines and nonstop destinations to
provide more travel options for our community,” said New Orleans Councilman
Jared Brossett, Chair of the Transportation and Aviation Committee.
"We look forward to welcoming Branson AirExpress
operated by Orange Air to New Orleans,” Director of Aviation Iftikhar Ahmad
said. "This flight will connect two very unique cities. With this flight, new
non-stop destinations from New Orleans will rise to 45 routes which is a new
record for us.”