Silver Airways Announces New Nonstop Service to Orlando, Tampa & Jacksonville
Greer, S.C. (January 19, 2021) – Silver Airways, announced plans today to offer new nonstop service from Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) to Orlando, FL (MCO), Tampa, FL (TPA) and Jacksonville, FL (JAX). Silver Airways will offer the only nonstop service to each of the three popular Florida destinations. In addition, Silver will provide same- plane direct service through Jacksonville to Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) providing additional options to reach south Florida. These flights will provide seamless connections to Silver’s extensive network throughout Florida, the Bahamas, the Caribbean, and destinations worldwide through Silver’s many codeshare and interline ticketing partners.
Service to Orlando and Tampa will operate twice weekly on Thursdays and Sundays and flights to Jacksonville will operate on Mondays and Fridays beginning March 18, 2021. Members of United’s MileagePlus® and JetBlue’s loyalty programs will earn frequent flyer awards for travel throughout Silver’s network. Flights will operate on 46 and 70- seat ATR aircraft. Tickets are available now and can be purchased at www.SilverAirways.com.
“Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport continues to pursue opportunities that enhance air service access for the Upstate region,” said Dave Edwards, President and CEO of GSP. “We are pleased to welcome Silver Airways to our family of airlines and we look forward to growing together in the years to come.”
“We are delighted to offer Silver’s safe, reliable, and customer-friendly service to South Carolina’s Upstate and to provide nonstop and same-plane opportunities from GSP to Florida’s most important gateways in Orlando, Tampa, Jacksonville, and Ft. Lauderdale” said Steve Rossum, Silver’s chief executive officer.
“Military, leisure, and business travelers from Florida and throughout the world will soon be able to marvel at the hospitality, history, attractions, and nightlife of Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson, and surrounding communities,” added Rossum. “We are very excited.”
About Silver Airways
Silver Airways, America’s leading independent regional airline, operates the most routes within Florida and between Florida and The Bahamas from its gateways in Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, and Tampa. Silver’s Caribbean network connects Puerto Rico with the U.S. Virgin Islands, Anguilla, St. Maarten, St. Kitts, Dominica and Santiago, Dominican Republic. Silver is a codeshare partner with United, JetBlue, American, Delta, Avianca and Copa Airlines, and has interline agreements with Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Azul, Bahamasair, Emirates and Hahn Air. Members of United’s MileagePlus® and JetBlue’s loyalty programs can also earn frequent flyer awards for travel throughout Silver’s network. Silver is honored to be the North American launch customer for the all new, redesigned ATR-600 series aircraft offering best-in-class quiet cabins, premium leather seats with more legroom, and spacious overhead bins that accommodate full-size, carry-on roller bags.
About Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport
Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) is served by six major airlines transporting nearly 2.6 million passengers each year to their favorite destinations. The airport is also a hub for air cargo, including flights regularly flown to and from Europe, Mexico, and points across the United States. Learn more at gspairport.com.