Northwest Florida Beaches International, located near Panama City on Florida's Gulf Coast, opened last weekend, the first publicly owned commercial service airport to be built in the US in the last 15 years (ATWOnline, Dec. 1). Southwest Airlines and Delta Air Lines officially launched service there Sunday from Dallas and Atlanta respectively. Southwest will operate twice-daily service to Houston, Nashville, Orlando and Baltimore aboard 737s, while Delta will operate ...

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