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By Travel Tunica on Thursday June 7, 2018
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The Tunica Airport is bringing back regular scheduled air service to the Tunica destination. The new partnership with Ashley Air and Travel will provide service to the four new markets of Atlanta, Charlotte, Orlando and St. Pete/Tampa beginning July 1, 2018. To celebrate the new service, Ashley Air and Travel is offering an introductory $599 annual travel membership. This will allow passengers unlimited travel on all routes served by Ashley Air for $39 each way (plus taxes and fees).
“Our partnership with Ashley Air and Travel will enhance our areas tourism industry by opening up our world-class gaming and entertainment product to millions of consumers in these four major markets,” said Eric Konupka, Tunica Airport Director. “The Tunica Airport is an easy drive from anywhere within the Memphis Metro area and our free parking will provide our outbound customers with an economical travel option to these four desirable locations.”
Ashley Air and Travel will operate one daily flight (Monday, Wednesday, Friday) from Tunica to Atlanta and St. Pete/Tampa and one daily flight (Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday) to Charlotte and Orlando on 50 passenger ERJ145 jet aircraft.
“We are thrilled about the new routes to and from Destination Tunica”, said John Ashley, chief executive officer of Ashley Air and Travel. “The demand to visit Tunica is high and we are excited to provide this new and affordable service connecting the traveling public in St. Pete/Tampa, Atlanta, Orlando and Charlotte to all the destination has to offer.”
For complete details, reservations and to receive email updates on Ashley Air’s membership program and special offers please visit www.ashleyairandtravel.com. For information on the Tunica Airport and its services, please visit www.tunicaairport.com.