US Airways Makes Life a Beach With New Service From Charlotte, N.C. to Daytona Beach, Fla.


(TVLW) US Airways will add Daytona Beach, Fla. to its route network with three daily roundtrips from Charlotte, N.C. The service is set to begin on Feb. 1, 2008 with tickets already available for purchase at

“Daytona Beach complements our already robust Florida schedule from Charlotte. We now offer 12 destinations in Florida from Charlotte with 65 daily flights,” US Airways Senior Vice President, Schedule Planning and Alliances Andrew Nocella.

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U.S. Rep. John L. Mica said, “We welcome back US Airways, whose return to Daytona Beach will be a great benefit to the traveling public and the greater Daytona Beach economy.

“Having US Airways service from Daytona Beach International Airport will conveniently connect this region and it residents with destinations across the U.S. and the world.”

US Airways Express carrier Republic Airlines will operate the route with 86-seat Embraer 175 regional jet aircraft.

The schedule will be as follows:

Charlotte – Daytona Beach Daytona Beach – Charlotte
Flight Departure Arrival Flight Departure Arrival
3115 10:00 a.m. 11:45 a.m. 3114 8:30 a.m. 10:15 a.m.
3117 3:00 p.m. 4:45 p.m. 3116 12:30 p.m. 1:15 p.m.
3119 8:00 p.m. 9:45 p.m. 3118 5:30 p.m. 7:15 p.m.

US Airways currently serves 26 million customers annually at its Charlotte hub, operating 522 daily flights to 121 destinations in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Caribbean and Latin America.