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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

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

New Airport Pictures – NEVER BEFORE SEEN

April 4, 2011 • 10 comments

You know how when you see project or construction renderings, the imagery always seems so polished, glossy and beautiful looking?  You always hope the final product will look just half […]

by Jason Koertge

Bay County Heart Ball – THIS FRIDAY

April 4, 2011 • 0 comments

Break out your formal wear and red-carpet shoes because this Friday is the American Heart Association’s annual heart ball.  This year they decided to shake things up A LOT and […]

by Jason Koertge

New Airport Set to Triple Numbers 2011

January 12, 2011 • 10 comments

This is the first article in a series that explores 2011 Tourism Predictions for Panama City Beach. Spring is right around the corner, and along with the knowledge of the […]

by Rya Holloway Phillips

Airport to Double Parking Lot Size

January 7, 2011 • 3 comments

The new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport had record breaking numbers this past summer, despite local difficulties.  We had tons of traffic coming in, but we also had more traffic […]

by Jason Koertge

Sheltair FBO Breaks Ground at New Airport

December 21, 2010 • 3 comments

Sheltair Aviation broke ground on their new facility on Friday at their new location at the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport.  The airport opened last May with General Aviation operating […]

by Jason Koertge

Half Million Passengers at New Airport This Summer

December 17, 2010 • 1 comment

With this summer’s perils, the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport still handled nearly three times as many passengers as the old airport did the same period last year, 446,135 […]

by Jason Koertge

New Airport Passenger Traffic UP 170% over 2009

November 10, 2010 • 12 comments

In case you’ve been wondering whether the construction of the new airport was in vain, 2010 passenger traffic since the new airport has been open is almost triple what it […]

by Jason Koertge