Vision Airlines is well positioned to become the dominant charter carrier in the casino and sports travel segments.
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Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) December 23, 2009
Vision Airlines has officially added their Boeing 737-800, a long-range, 168 passenger aircraft to its Part 121 Air Carrier certificate. The Boeing 737-800 is the flagship of Vision’s 737 fleet of aircraft. The addition of the 737-800 brings the number of 737’s operated by Vision Airlines to five: one 737-300, three 737-400’s and the 737-800.Vision’s existing fleet of aircraft is comprised of Boeing 767s, Boeing 737s, Dornier 328s and Dornier 228s.
In addition to adding the 737-800 to its certificate, Vision Airlines announced that they would begin scheduled passenger service between Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL and Gulfport and scheduled charter service between Atlanta, GA and Gulfport commencing on January 8, 2010. Initially, the service will be 3 days per week and Vision hopes to expand to daily non-stop service between these city pairs as rapidly as possible. Visit http://www.visionairlines.com for reservations and details.
The company’s strategic partnership with the MGM Mirage has helped fuel this market expansion. Vision Airlines’ Senior Vice President, David Meers added “Vision is excited to continue to expand our relationship with the Beau Rivage and other MGM Mirage properties. We hope to build on this relationship to offer vacation packages and other value-added products and services for the leisure traveler. Vision Airlines is well positioned to become the dominant charter carrier in the casino and sports travel segments of the market.”
Vision Airlines is a Part 121 air carrier specializing in charter operations as well as scheduled service, casino and sports charters and is the largest tour operator in Las Vegas, NV with daily sightseeing flights to the Grand Canyon National Park. The company’s fleet includes Boeing 737s, Dornier 328s and Dornier 228s with offices in Las Vegas, Nevada; Louisville, Kentucky; Washington, DC; Miami, FL; Gulfport, MS and Atlanta, GA. For questions regarding Vision Airlines’ commercial or charter services, call 1-877-859-2538 or visit http://www.visionairlines.com.