Airport

Hey Grandma! Southwest Airlines Announced Direct Flights from St. Louis for 2013

March 2, 2013 • 5 comments

Hey St. Louis residents, looking for a cheap way to get to the beach?  Southwest Airlines just announced direct flights from St. Louis to Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) […]

by Jason Koertge

Southwest Airlines adds Non-Stop Flights from St. Louis

April 13, 2012 • 4 comments

For a little seasonal boost, Southwest Airlines is opening up direct access to beaches of Northwest Florida to our mid-west residents of St. Louis this summer.  In a blog post […]

by Jason Koertge

New Charter Academy Coming to Panama City

April 11, 2012 • 2 comments

The beach has been bustling, tourism has been up and the new airport has been performing better than expected the last couple years.  But, not much has been said about […]

by Jason Koertge

Interview with Deputy Executive Director of Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport

March 7, 2012 • 0 comments

This week we went up to the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport and took a tour of the facility, got some cool footage of planes taking off and talked to […]

by Jason Koertge

Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport Launches New Website

February 17, 2012 • 1 comment

I thought the old website looked pretty good, but apparently it lacked some desired functionality. The new website just launched Tuesday of this week and features “an updated design, social media integration and streamlined information for travelers, including a new real-time flight tracking feature.”

by Jason Koertge

First Large Military Contractor to move to ECP’s VentureCrossings

September 9, 2011 • 0 comments

VentureCrossings, St. Joe’s Enterprise Center at the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport will be home to ITT Corporation, one Bay County’s leading military technology contractors.  The new VentureCrossings Center […]

by Jason Koertge

Sheltair Opens FBO at the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport

August 25, 2011 • 12 comments

This summer, Sheltair opened it’s FBO (short for fixed base operations) at the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport.  They are the only FBO at the new airport, and they […]

by Jason Koertge

New Airport’s Average Flight is 39% Less

August 23, 2011 • 26 comments

One of the big things supporters wanted out of the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport was lower fares.  And lower fares we received.  The average per ticket fare at […]

by Jason Koertge

Airport Passes 1 Millionth Passenger, Names new Chairman

August 8, 2011 • 6 comments

The old mantra, “If you build it, they will come,” certainly seems true with the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport.  Despite opposition, the new location seems to be meeting […]

by Jason Koertge

Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport – Happy Birthday!

May 23, 2011 • 0 comments

One year and 800,000 passengers later, the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport is regarded a huge success.  Today was the one year anniversary to the opening of the new […]

by Jason Koertge