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Silver Airways Kicks Off Summer Travel Between Orlando and Destin, Florida with Fares from $59*

by User Not Found | Feb 18, 2020

11% Active Duty Military Discount**

 

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (February 18, 2020) – On March 13, 2020, in time for the Memorial Day weekend, Silver Airways is kicking off the summer travel season between two historic U.S. Air Force bases – Orlando International Airport, formerly McCoy Air Force Base, and Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport, located within Eglin Air Force Base.


“I am proud that Silver Airways is bringing our safe, reliable and customer friendly service to all travelers to and from this amazing destination and in particular the men and women and their families who have served or are serving our country,” said Dermont Miles, U.S. Air Force veteran who served from Northwest Florida’s Eglin Air Force Base for many years and now serves as Silver Airways Vice President of Maintenance and Engineering.


“We are proud to have Silver Airways as a carrier partner at the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport and look forward to continued success with direct service to Orlando International Airport,” said Okaloosa County Airports Director Tracy Stage.


To celebrate the nonstop service between Orlando and Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Silver is offering fares from $59* available at SilverAirways.com for a limited time for travel March 13 through May 20, 2020, for ticketing on or before February 29, 2020.


In addition, Silver Airways offers an 11 percent discount** for active-duty military (and their spouse and children) traveling for leisure on all Silver Airways flights, including members of the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, National Guard and reserve personnel on active duty status.


Silver Airways’ Orlando (MCO) – Destin-Fort Walton Beach (VPS) service
effective March 13, 2020 thru September 7, 2020:

Origin/Destination
 Departure Arrival
Flight #
Stops Frequency
Orlando – Destin-Fort Walton Beach 10:30 am
11:20 am
141 0 Friday to Monday
Destin-Fort Walton Beach – Orlando 12:00 pm
2:50 pm
140 0 Friday to Monday

 

Silver Airways serves a large number of military communities throughout its Florida network and beyond. In addition to connecting Northwest Florida to Central Florida, this new service also provides convenient connections to Silver’s extensive network throughout the Sunshine State, The Bahamas and beyond.


About Silver Airways

Silver Airways, America’s leading independent regional airline, operates the most routes within Florida and between Florida and The Bahamas from its hubs in Fort Lauderdale, Orlando and Tampa, and also flies seasonally between Boston and Bar Harbor, Maine. Silver’s Caribbean network connects Puerto Rico with the U.S. Virgin Islands, Anguilla, St. Maarten, St. Kitts, Antigua, Dominica and the Dominican Republic. Silver is a codeshare partner with United, JetBlue, American, Delta, Avianca and Copa Airlines, and has interline agreements with Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Azul, Bahamasair, Emirates and Hahn Air. Members of United’s MileagePlus® and JetBlue’s loyalty programs can also earn frequent flyer awards for travel throughout Silver’s network. Silver is the official airline of the Minor League Baseball teams Daytona Tortugas and the Pensacola Blue Wahoos, and the ECHL’s Orlando Solar Bears hockey team. Silver is honored to be the North American launch customer for the all new, redesigned ATR-600 series aircraft offering best-in-class quiet cabins, premium leather seats with more legroom, and spacious overhead bins that accommodate full-size, carry-on roller bags. Silver’s fleet is currently composed of ATR 42-600s, ATR 72-600s and Saab 340s. Silver is owned by affiliates of Philadelphia-based investment firm Versa Capital Management, LLC. To learn more about Silver’s refined passenger experience, visit www.silverairways.com/destinations/atr42.


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Sale fare is valid on silverairways.com for one-way, non-stop travel. Tickets must be issued on/before February 29th, 2020 at 11:59pm EST. Travel must be completed on/before May 20th, 2020 with a minimum 0-day advance purchase. Seats are limited, subject to availability, and the non-stop route may not operate all days of the week. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Sale fares are only valid at silverairways.com and only for new ticket purchase. Changes or cancellations for domestic markets can be made for a $50 charge plus any difference in fare, if applicable. Changes or cancellations for international markets can be made for a $100 charge plus any difference in fare, if applicable tickets purchased from Silver Airways reservation call center will cost an additional non-refundable $25 per passenger, per itinerary. To avoid this additional expense, please make your reservation at silverairways.com. Fares, routes, charges, and schedules are subject to change without notice. Silver Airways will accept checked baggage up to 50 pounds and 62 linear inches for a non-refundable charge, per passenger, per bag. When purchased at the time of booking on silverairways.com, bag charges are: flights within the United States, $30 for first and $40 for second; internationally, $39 for first and $49 for second. Additional charges apply to purchases after booking, additional pieces, or baggage exceeding size or weight limitations, and other baggage restrictions may apply. For further service charges details please visit silverairways.com. silverairways.com.

 

** Leisure Military fares require a valid active military ID and must be purchased through any travel agent, or through the leisure department of your typical Travel Management Company used for official travel. Military spouse and dependents are also eligible for the discount with ID. Seats are limited, subject to availability, and flights may not operate all days of week. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Changes or cancellations can be made for a $50 charge plus any difference in fare, if applicable. Fares, routes, charges, and schedules are subject to change without notice. Active duty U.S. military personnel get up to 2 complimentary checked bags per person; all other baggage service charges and rules apply for checked baggage beyond that exemption. Otherwise, Silver Airways will accept checked baggage up to 50 pounds and 62 linear inches for a non-refundable charge, per passenger, per bag. When purchased at the time of booking on silverairways.com, bag charges are: flights within the United States, $30 for first and $40 for second; internationally, $39 for first and $49 for second. Additional charges apply to purchases after booking, additional pieces, or baggage exceeding size or weight limitations, and other baggage restrictions may apply. For further service charges details please visit silverairways.com.

 

 

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