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 1:05pm
Four airlines are vying for the chance to provide passenger flights from Macon's airport to Atlanta and possibly other cities. They have submitted bids to the U.S. Department of Transportation, which subsidizes Macon flights under the federal Essential Air Service program.
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.
Wed., October 3, 2012 10:00am
Federal officials have awarded a two-year subsidy to Oregon-based SeaPort Airlines to provide passenger flights from Athens to Nashville, Tenn. U.S. Department of Transportation officials announced the decision to award the money from the Essential Air Service program.
Wed., September 26, 2012 8:57am
A new airline will begin providing passenger flights from Macon to Atlanta later this year. Sun Air International plans to begin service from Macon to Atlanta on Dec. 1.