ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS) — You will soon be able to fly to the Big Easy from Atlantic City.
Beginning April 13, Spirit Airlines is offering non-stop flights to New Orleans from the Atlantic City International Airport.READ MORE: 'Hold Him Accountable': Philadelphia School District Teacher Let Student Make Wooden Gun In Shop Class, Parent Says
“With this new service to New Orleans, we know more travelers will take advantage of New Jersey’s most convenient airport, whether it’s a spontaneous trip with friends or the ultimate family vacation,” said Mark Kopczak, the vice president of network planning at Spirit.READ MORE: All Lanes Of I-95 Northbound Near Bridge Street Closed Due To Crash
“We are excited Spirit Airlines is adding nonstop service between Atlantic City and New Orleans, a premier destination known for its culture, cuisine, jazz music, and Mardi Gras,” said Tim Kroll, the airport’s director. “This year-round route is another result of the strong partnership between Spirit Airlines and the Atlantic City International Airport. Together, we are dedicated to promoting the convenience of our facility.”At Least 3 People Shot, Killed In Violent Thursday Night In Philadelphia
The airline will operate four flights a week between Atlantic City and New Orleans.