Southwest Airlines announces Richmond take-off date
RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Southwest Airlines announced today it will begin its flights at Richmond International Airport (RIC) in November.
To celebrate, Southwest said it will offer a special $89 sale fare for one-way flights from RIC to Orlando. The Southwest flights begin Nov. 3 (AirTran flights are available before Nov.)
The special ticket price is available through May 13.
In 2011 Southwest Airlines acquired AirTran Airways. AirTran will continue its nonstop service between Richmond and Atlanta.