US Airways will introduce nonstop Saturday service to three Florida
destinations from Baltimore/Washington International (BWI); Columbus,
Ohio; Greenville, S.C.; Harrisburg, Pa.; Providence, R.I.; Raleigh/Durham,
N.C.; and Richmond, Va., beginning June 12, 2004.
New nonstop service to Orlando will operate each Saturday using 126-seat
Boeing 737-300 aircraft to and from BWI, Columbus, Harrisburg and
Raleigh/Durham. Saturday nonstop Providence-Fort Lauderdale service will
also operate using 737 aircraft.
From Greenville and Richmond, new Saturday service will be offered to and
from Orlando and Tampa using 50-seat Canadair Regional Jets (CRJs)
operated by US Airways Express carriers Mesa Airlines and PSA Airlines,
Additionally, two more Charlotte, N.C.-Pensacola flights will operate each
Saturday using 50-seat CRJs operated by Mesa Airlines, increasing the
Saturday schedule on this route to five roundtrip flights.
US Airways and US Airways Express currently operate 32 flights to Orlando
each Saturday, with service from Albany, Buffalo and Syracuse, N.Y.,
Charlotte (eight flights), Hartford, Conn., Panama City, Fla.,
Philadelphia (nine flights), Pittsburgh (four flights), Providence and
Ronald Reagan Washington National (five flights).
At Fort Lauderdale, US Airways and the Express carriers currently operate
23 flights each Saturday, with service from Charlotte (eight flights),
Philadelphia (eight flights), Pittsburgh (three flights), and Ronald
Reagan Washington National (four flights).
At Tampa, US Airways and US Airways Express operate 30 flights each
Saturday, with service from Charlotte (eight flights), Fort Walton Beach,
Key West (two flights), Miami (two flights), Palm Beach, Panama City,
Pensacola (two flights), Philadelphia (seven flights), Pittsburgh (four
flights), and Ronald Reagan Washington National (four flights).