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: Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney Says He'll Be Happy When He's Not Mayor Following Fourth Of July Shooting
“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: Sources: Authorities Investigating Whether 2 Police Officers Struck By Stray Bullets On Ben Franklin Parkway
“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.”Man Shot Multiple Times, Killed Near His Home In East Germantown: Philadelphia Police
The airline will operate four flights a week between Atlantic City and New Orleans.