The City of Amarillo and Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport has announced a new non-stop flight to Austin courtesy ViaAir.
Direct flights to Austin begin on September 19, 2018.
ViaAir flies to 18 destinations currently and has 12 planes in their fleet.
During the announcement, officials specified the flights would be jet service.
While announcing new flights to Tucson and Oklahoma in November 2017, ViaAir’s Vice President of Operations Matthew Macri said, “Austin is an amazing, fast-growing city. We are thrilled to bring the convenience of direct flights to the markets of Tucson and Oklahoma City as the start of expanded service in the region. We will roll out additional cities throughout next year as we hope to be known as Austin’s hometown airline.”
ViaAir was founded in 1997 and is based in Florida.