Wed., April 10, 2013 7:10pm
In two months the control towers at 149 small and medium size airports across the country will close, five in Georgia. It’s part of cuts due to sequestration.
Thu., February 28, 2013 11:04am
Federal authorities have chosen a Florida airline to provide passenger flights between Macon's airport and Atlanta and Orlando. The company is on pace to launch its Macon service on April 1.
Mon., February 4, 2013 4:09pm
Flying out of Middle Georgia Regional Airport could soon become a practical option for a lot more travelers, as several airlines show interest in breathing new life into the chronically under-used airport.
Thu., January 3, 2013 5:17pm
Florida-based Sun Air is pulling out of an agreement to provide federally subsidized passenger service between Middle Georgia Regional Airport and Atlanta.
Thu., November 29, 2012 11:00am
A Florida-based airline is delaying its plan to begin flying travelers between Middle Georgia and Atlanta. The reasons behind the delay are not yet clear. In the meantime, GeorgiaSkies will continue flying passengers between Macon and Atlanta until Dec. 22 or longer.
Thu., November 15, 2012 1:00pm
A group of central Georgians studying the future of Macon's airport recommends that it should concentrate on increasing technical jobs related to aviation. A new passenger carrier is scheduled to start daily flights from Macon to Atlanta on Dec. 1, but the planning group believes the central Georgia airport should not count on that continuing indefinitely.
Thu., May 24, 2012 3:23pm
Georgia Skies will not stay in Macon past July. The airline flies between Macon and Atlanta. Federal subsidy could return.
Tue., March 29, 2011 3:46pm
Vision Airlines decides to abandon Macon to Destin route. Poor ticket sales are to blame. Georgia Skies will continue daily flights.
Thu., January 20, 2011 3:43pm
Vision Airlines will join Georgia Skies. Announcement comes after federal subsidies end. Vision will fly from Macon to Destin.
Fri., October 8, 2010 6:17pm
The U.S. Department of Transportation says none of the recent proposals by four airlines met federal cost guidelines.