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Southern Airways Express flies to El Dorado, Hot Springs and Harrison.
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Southern Airways Keeps Bringing EAS Reliability to 3 Cities

Southern Airways Express retains its Essential Air Service contracts in Arkansas and continues to be highly reliable despite a pandemic that has pummeled the industry, officials say. read more >
North Little Rock Mayor Joe Smith at the North Little Rock airport last year, when he was promoting a $4 million construction project. Now the work is on hold.
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Private Jets Idle, North Little Rock Delays Airport FixLock Icon

North Little Rock Mayor Joe Smith is halting work on North Little Rock’s $3 million airport expansion as the coronavirus pandemic pushes the private aviation industry into a revenue tailspin. The mayor planned a new 5,900-SF FBO building and a 10,400-SF corporate hangar. read more >
A Southern Airways Express airplane on the ground at Boone County Regional Airport.
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Southern Airways Express Delivers EAS Reliability in 3 Towns

Southern Airways Express LLC has seen its passenger traffic climb since it began offering flights in Arkansas in early 2017. read more >

Southern Airways Adds Flight to Memphis From El Dorado

Southern Airways announced last week a new non-stop daily flight from South Arkansas Regional Airport in El Dorado to Memphis International Airport and one-stop service to Nashville, beginning May 2. read more >
Tim Johnson, manager of the South Arkansas Regional Airport in El Dorado, says that the airport commission’s choice for a provider would be better for the community’s needs.
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El Dorado Airport Awaits Decision On Airline Service Provider

Whether passengers will soon be flying again from the South Arkansas Regional Airport in El Dorado is up in the air as the U.S. Department of Transportation reviews the community’s appeal of the airline selected to provide subsidized Essential Air Service. read more >
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Two Airport Projects in El Dorado Gain Approval

Two building projects to expand and renovate parts of the South Arkansas Regional Airport in El Dorado were approved last week. One involves the $1.6 million construction of a new hangar at the airport. The second project involves renovation of the airport’s terminal. read more >
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Subsidies Bolstered List of Busiest Airports in Arkansas

The four Arkansas airports that saw the biggest rise in passenger boardings in 2011 had one thing in common: government-subsidized air service offered through SeaPort Airlines Inc. read more >