National Airlines Nonstop Flights from St. John’s to Orlando
ORLANDO, Fla. (Jan. 15, 2016) – National Airlines passengers will take to the skies Monday when “Orlando’s Hometown Airline” celebrates its inaugural passenger flight from Newfoundland and Labrador’s St. John’s International Airport (YYT) to Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB).
Scheduled service to St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, will be available Mondays and Fridays, departing Orlando at 9 a.m. EST. Flights will return to Orlando from St. John’s on the same days, departing St. John’s at 4 p.m. NST.
The airline also launched nonstop flights from Orlando to Windsor, Ontario, and San Juan, Puerto Rico, in December. Passengers can view National Airlines’ detailed flight schedule at http://www.nationalairlines.com/service.
“Orlando is the most visited place in the U.S. and it’s exciting for us to enable passengers in underserved markets, such as St. John’s, with a more convenient means to visit its world-famous theme parks, beaches and cruise ports,” said National Airlines President and Chief Operating Officer Edward Davidson. “Our partnership with the Orlando Sanford International Airport allows us to offer exceptional customer-focused service with the added value of relatively shorter lines and smaller crowds. We pride ourselves on being a full-service airline, delivering a world-class travel experience at a competitive price.”
Travelers to Orlando experience the airline’s trademark “Destination Excellence,” with amenities including complimentary checked bag, comfortable contoured seats, free beverages and snacks, in-flight meal and a complimentary reserved seat.
Orlando Sanford International Airport President and CEO Diane Crews welcomes the advent of service to St. John’s, “The Orlando Sanford International Airport is thrilled to welcome our Canadian visitors to the Central Florida community while affording local residents with an exciting new travel opportunity.”
National Airlines is no stranger to Orlando, where it employs more than 200 employees to manage its new passenger service and logistic solutions for its parent company, National Air Cargo Holdings. A U.S. Certified Air Carrier, National Airlines boasts more than 20 years of experience offering customized cargo and passenger charter solutions for commercial, government and military clients. From NCAA sports teams to major military units, National Airlines has transported a diverse range of precious cargo to some of the world’s most challenging locations.
For all passenger services, National Airlines operates FAA-certified Boeing 757-200 aircrafts, which are maintained to the highest service standards. National’s B757s provide world-class cabin service in a two-class configuration.
National Airlines passengers can also enjoy the convenience of travel packages booked through the airline’s exclusive partner, Tourico Holidays. A global leader in wholesale travel brokerage, Tourico offers a significant inventory of hotels, car rentals, activities and transfers, cruises and vacation homes. Paired with a National Airlines flight, Tourico’s travel offerings create the ultimate vacation package.
About National Airlines
National Airlines, “Orlando’s Hometown Airline” at Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB), is the gateway to Florida’s world-famous theme parks, beaches and cruise ports. National Airlines is flying nonstop to San Juan, Puerto Rico, Windsor, Ontario, and St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.
The airline, National Airlines, a DOD certified air carrier in the U.S. Civil Reserve Air Fleet (CRAF), earned its wings transporting customized cargo and charter solutions to some of the world’s most challenging locations. Today, National Airlines employs more than 200 in Orlando with strategic offices around the world. This unique history – paired with exceptional value and dedicated hospitality – makes National Airlines the premier choice for travelers to and from Orlando.
About Orlando Sanford International Airport
Orlando Sanford International Airport is SFB: Simpler. Faster. Better. - Simpler airport design, Faster airport processing and a Better airport experience. Visitors enjoy the “Best of Both Worlds,” with the Airport located midway between Orlando’s World Class attractions and the World’s Most Famous Beach-Daytona Beach; both are 50 minutes or less. For more information about SFB, visit the airport’s website at http://www.orlandosanfordairport.com./
About Tourico Holidays
Tourico Holidays is a leading global travel distribution company that contracts directly with travel providers, such as hotels, flights, cruise lines, attractions, car rentals, vacation homes and more. Tourico Holidays works on a high-volume, wholesale model to broker this inventory to over 4,900 clients in 100 countries using proprietary technology.