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Silver Airways to fly between Key West and Orlando starting on June 12

Silver Airways (Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood) has announced it is further expanding its extensive Florida network with new daily nonstop flights between Key West International Airport
(EYW) and Orlando International Airport (MCO) on June 12, 2014.

Copyright Photo: Brian McDonough/AirlinersGallery.com. SAAB 340B N341AG (msn 437) approaches the runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

Silver Airways: AG Slide Show

Silver Airways comes to Atlanta and Washington Dulles tomorrow

Silver Airways (Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood and Gainesville) tomorrow (August 1) will expand its East Coast route network with the launch of its first-ever flights from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). New flights begin August 1 offering nonstop service from Atlanta to Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV), serving the Greater Gainesville and Alachua County area in northern Florida, and Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB) in Lewisburg, West Virginia. Schedules are as follows:

Atlanta – Gainesville

Sun-Fri 3603 Atlanta (ATL) Gainesville (GNV) 9:00 p.m. 10:40 p.m.
Sun-Fri 3600 Gainesville (GNV) Atlanta (ATL) 6:00 a.m. 7:40 a.m.

Atlanta – Lewisburg/Greenbrier Valley

Sun-Fri 3601 Atlanta (ATL) Lewisburg/Greenbrier (LWB) 8:10 a.m. 10:00 a.m.
Sat 3605 Atlanta (ATL) Lewisburg/Greenbrier (LWB) 12:40 p.m. 2:30 p.m.
Sun-Fri 3602 Lewisburg/Greenbrier (LWB) Atlanta (ATL) 6:30 p.m. 8:25 p.m.
Sat 3605 Lewisburg/Greenbrier(LWB) Atlanta (ATL) 10:00 a.m. 11:55 a.m.

On August 1 Silver Airways is also coming to Washington (Dulles). This will be the first-ever flights from Washington-Dulles International Airport (IAD) by Silver Airways. The new routes, which fall under the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) Essential Air Services (EAS) program, cover five gateways in West Virginia, two in Pennsylvania and one in Virginia as follows:

  • West Virginia – Beckley (BKW), Clarksburg (CKB), Lewisburg (LWB), Morgantown (MGW)
  • Pennsylvania – Altoona (AOO) and Johnstown (JST)
  • Virginia – Staunton/Shenandoah (SHD)

Silver Airways will operate its new IAD routes as United Express through its ongoing codeshare agreement with United Airlines. Schedule highlights include:

Altoona, PA (AOO); Johnstown, PA (JST); Clarksburg, WV (CKB); Morgantown, WV (MGW); Staunton/Shenandoah, VA (SHD)

  • Three daily weekday flights and three weekend departures (one on Saturdays, two on Sundays).

Beckley, WV (BKW)

  • Two daily weekday flights and two weekend departures (one each on Saturdays and Sundays).

Lewisburg/Greenbrier (LWB)

  • One daily departure seven days per week.

Copyright Photo: Tony Storck.

Silver Airways wants to replace Colgan Air at Bridgeport, Morgantown and Beckley

Silver Airways SAAB 340B N437XJ (msn 437) FLL (Tony Storck). Image: 907967.

Silver Airways (Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood) has filed to provide Essential Air Service (EAS) flights at three airports in West Virginia – Bridgeport, Morgantown and Beckley.

The flights would be operated as an United Express carrier to the Washington (Dulles) hub, replacing Colgan Air, according to this report by the Washington Post.

Colgan Air will operate the routes until July 31.

Silver Airways has also opened a new maintenance base at DuBois, PA according to the article.

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Copyright Photo: Tony Storck.