SeaPort Airlines to Launch Service at Jackson, Tennessee

Community invited to experience “Love at First Flight” with $29* introductory fare

(December 27, 2011) – SeaPort Airlines announced that it has been selected by the U.S. Department of Transportation to provide Essential Air Service at Jackson, Tennessee (MKL). Beginning on January 22, SeaPort will operate two daily round trips between Jackson and Nashville and two daily round trips between Jackson and Memphis, Monday through Friday. A single round trip to both Nashville and Memphis will be offered on both Saturday and Sunday.

SeaPort’s schedule at McKeller-Sipes Airport is illustrated below:

“We’re looking forward to working with the McKeller-Sipes Airport and the Jackson community to rebuild passenger traffic” said Rob McKinney, President–SeaPort Airlines. “Our customers from Jackson can expect the same affordable, reliable and customer-focused experience that we are known for throughout our route system. For inbound visitors, we’ll be providing a professional and welcoming first impression of the Jackson community.”

To launch the new service, SeaPort is offering an introductory fare of $29* to both Memphis and Nashville for every seat on every flight through Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2012.

“We’re hoping that for travelers, the SeaPort Airlines experience will be like ‘love at first flight’ and introductory fares are a great way to draw folks to the convenience of our service and McKeller-Sipes Airport,” said McKinney.

After the introductory period, fares to Nashville are anticipated to range from $39* to $119* and fares to Memphis will range from $29* to $69* depending on advance purchase and availability.

At Nashville International Airport, SeaPort will operate from the main terminal providing convenient connections to all major airlines. At Memphis International Airport, service will operate from SeaPort’s private terminal with comfortable seating, complimentary coffee and tea, WiFi, and shuttle service to the main terminal for customers connecting to or from flights of other airlines.

Tickets are available for sale now at or by calling 888-573-2767.

About SeaPort Airlines

Portland, Oregon-based SeaPort Airlines, Inc. operates daily scheduled flights in Oregon, Washington, Arkansas, Kansas, Tennessee, Missouri, Texas, Tennessee, and Alaska. Reservations can be made by calling 888-573-2767, at, or through all major GDS systems. Follow SeaPort on Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus and via their blog “The SeaPort RePort.”

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*With advanced purchase. Fares are subject to change. Government imposed taxes and fees, including a $4.50 PFC, $3.70 Segment Fee, and/or $2.50 9/11 Security Fee may apply.

About SeaPorter

SeaPort Airlines, Inc. offers scheduled passenger air service across 9 states. It’s air travel the way it should be – fast, friendly and convenient. Hometown service. Worldwide connections.
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4 Responses to SeaPort Airlines to Launch Service at Jackson, Tennessee

  1. Nathan says:

    Hey there! Any idea what concourse they will be operating out of at BNA? Thanks!

  2. Gwen Proffitt says:

    Send this report to Donna Chilson 1180 Sledge Memphis, Tenn. She is with Magnolia Homes and he husband is with Grassroots and travels alot.

  3. Gwen Proffitt says:

    I love the idea of Dallas to Hot Springs, Ark……on to Memphis?

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