Articles Tagged ‘South Carolina’

LCC-driven growth in South Carolina; legacy carriers push for network changes

LCC-driven growth in South Carolina; legacy carriers push for network changes

With two of South Carolina’s airports having been among the winners of our US ANNIE awards in 2011, a closer analysis of the state is due. Which were the two airports and how were peanuts involved? Why does what happens in New York not stay in New York? And why will Spirit be the next […]

Southwest lands in South Carolina (Greenville-Spartanburg and Charleston); now serving 71 airports in 36 states

Southwest lands in South Carolina (Greenville-Spartanburg and Charleston); now serving 71 airports in 36 states

After 40 years of operation, Southwest still only serves 71 airports in the US, the two newest ones being launched this week. Which routes is it operating and what destinations do the incumbent carriers serve? Where do the two airports rank in the list of most expensive US airports?

Southwest announces details of new South Carolina routes

Southwest announces details of new South Carolina routes

Southwest is starting operations from not one but two airports in South Carolina from mid-March. How do the networks compare and which carriers are already present in the market? Just how high are existing fares at the airports and where does Allegiant Air fit in?