Air Choice One Renewed for the Next Four Years with Jonesboro, AR

St. Louis, MO: November 28, 2017 – Air Choice One, a St. Louis based airline, has been selected to continue providing Essential Air Service to the U.S. Department of Transportation in Jonesboro, Arkansas for the next four years.

The Department of Transportation selected Air Choice One to continue their service in Jonesboro, and provide 18 round trips per week to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. The Jonesboro Municipal Airport Commissions unanimously voted in support of the four-year contract, and the Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce also fully endorsed Air Choice One’s reselection. Individual comments praised Air Choice One’s service, and advocated their renewal.

“Air Choice One has been proud to serve the Jonesboro community since February 2012. We’re grateful we’ve been able to build a bond of trust by providing reliable, convenient air service to the community, and we look forward to continuing our dramatic growth in Jonesboro,” said Shane Storz, CEO of Air Choice One. “As providers of Essential Air Service, we are committed to offering regional access to great destinations like St. Louis, which are also connecting hubs for national or international travel. We are excited to continue connecting Jonesboro to the national air transportation network, and to continue our support of local non-profits and the rest of the Jonesboro community.”

Air Choice One commits to provide three round-trips to St. Louis per day on both weekdays and weekends to total 18 total round trips per week. The plane used will be the Cessna Grand Caravan, which provide plenty of legroom, luggage capacity, and keep passengers comfortable with an air-conditioned or heated cabin.

About Air Choice One

Based in St. Louis, MO, Air Choice One was launched as a scheduled airline serving to hard-to-reach communities, and supports their economic development by increasing business productivity while enhancing the travel experience for business and leisure travelers alike. Air Choice One markets enjoy the benefits of efficient, scheduled airline service into larger cities, like St. Louis, Chicago and Minneapolis packaged in a “First-Class” service and seating format. Air Choice One’s goal is to deliver the highest quality and reliability in scheduled commercial air service.

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Air Choice One Renewed for Another Four Years with Burlington, IA

St. Louis, MO: January 3, 2018 – Air Choice One, a St. Louis based airline, has been re-selected to provide Essential Air Service to the U.S. Department of Transportation in Burlington, Iowa from February 1, 2018, through January 31, 2022.

The Essential Air Service Program provides communities throughout the United States with air service to connect smaller cities to the national air transportation network. Air Choice One was selected by the Department of Transportation to continue their service to Burlington, where they have been since January 2010. The Department of Transportation included community feedback in their selection process. “Air Choice One has been a great partner with the Southeast Iowa Regional Airport,” Charles E. Walsh, Board Chairman of the Southeast Iowa Regional Airport Authority wrote to the Department. “They continue to provide reliable service for [Burlington].”

“We are excited for the opportunity to continue our service to the Burlington community,” said Shane Storz, CEO of Air Choice One. “We have experienced tremendous growth over our eight years here, and are proud to reliably connect the Burlington community to the national air transportation network. Air Choice One is committed to delivering these same dramatic increases, as well as continuing our support of the Burlington community and non-profits. We believe in Burlington, and look forward to our continued relationship.”

Air Choice One will provide weekday and weekend service of 24 total round trips per week in Burlington, utilizing a Cessna Grand Caravan. Twelve of those weekly flights will be nonstop flights to Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD), and twelve will be nonstop flights to St. Louis-Lambert International Airport (STL).

About Air Choice One

Based in St. Louis, MO, Air Choice One was launched as a scheduled airline serving to hard-to-reach communities, and supports their economic development by increasing business productivity while enhancing the travel experience for business and leisure travelers alike. Air Choice One markets enjoy the benefits of efficient, scheduled airline service into larger cities, like St. Louis, Chicago and Minneapolis packaged in a “First-Class” service and seating format. Air Choice One’s goal is to deliver the highest quality and reliability in scheduled commercial air service.

Air Choice One Adds Flights From Burlington, IA

St. Louis, MO: October 31, 2017 – Air Choice One, a St. Louis based airline, is adding two additional flights a week to Chicago out of Burlington, IA starting December 2nd, 2017.

The additional flights are a direct result of the high demand for weekend flights to Chicago using Air Choice One. A new flight out of Burlington to Chicago is being added for both Saturday and Sunday respectively. This growth now brings Burlington’s flights to and from Chicago O’Hare Airport up to fourteen a week.

“We are excited for the increased demand in our Burlington market and the opportunities that come along with that,” said Shane Storz, CEO of Air Choice One. “Since 2010 when Air Choice One began our partnership with Burlington, we’ve seen impressive growth in the market averaging over 13,000 passengers per year. Adding new flights is just a part of that growth and our continued service to the Burlington community. Burlington has been a valued partner of Air Choice one for eight years now, and we look forward to continuing that relationship. ”

The new Saturday flight will depart from Burlington (BRL) at 2:00 PM and arrive at Chicago O’Hare airport (ORD) at 3:40 PM. The returning Saturday flight departs ORD at 4:30 PM and has a 6:10 PM arrival in BRL. The new Sunday flight will depart from BRL at 2:00 PM and arrive at ORD at 3:40 PM. The returning Sunday flight departs ORD at 5:15 PM and has a 6:55 PM arrival in BRL. Tickets will be available for purchase starting November 1st, with the new flights starting Saturday, December 2nd.

About Air Choice One

Based in St. Louis, MO, Air Choice One was launched as a scheduled airline serving to hard-to-reach communities, and supports their economic development by increasing business productivity while enhancing the travel experience for business and leisure travelers alike. Air Choice One markets enjoy the benefits of efficient, scheduled airline service into larger cities, like St. Louis, Chicago and Minneapolis packaged in a “First-Class” service and seating format. Air Choice One’s goal is to deliver the highest quality and reliability in scheduled commercial air service.

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Air Choice One Contract Renewed Between St. Louis, MO and Jackson, TN for Four Years

St. Louis, MO, March 22, 2017 – The United States Department of Transportation is re-selecting Air Choice One to provide Essential Air Service (EAS) at Jackson, Tennessee, for the four-year period from June 1, 2017 through May 31, 2021. Air Choice One will provide Jackson with 18 nonstop round trips per week to St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL).

“Air Choice One has enjoyed servicing the people in Jackson, TN., we have witnessed the growth of the routes and look forward to continuing to serve the travelers for the next four years” said Air Choice One CEO, Shane Storz.

Committed to enhancing the travel experience for both business and leisure travelers, Air Choice One operates a fleet of twelve aircraft.

About Air Choice One

Based in St. Louis, MO, Air Choice One was launched as a scheduled airline providing service to hard-to-reach communities, and supports community development by increasing business productivity while enhancing the travel experience for business and leisure travelers alike.

Air Choice One offers an extraordinary opportunity for smaller communities – the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of efficient, scheduled airline service into larger cities, like St. Louis, Chicago and Minneapolis packaged in a “First-Class” service and seating format. Air Choice One’s goal is to deliver the highest quality and reliability in scheduled commercial air service.

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Air Choice One Proposes Air Service to Tupelo, MS

St. Louis, MO: September 20, 2017 – Air Choice One, a St. Louis based airline, announced that the carrier has submitted a proposal to the U.S. Department of Transportation to offer service in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Air Choice One has submitted the airline’s proposal to the government under the Essential Air Service Program which provides communities throughout the United States with air service to connect smaller cities to the national air transportation network. With their continued growth, Air Choice One is looking to offer Tupelo a connection to Dallas, Atlanta and Nashville.

“We are excited for the opportunity to not only bring our service to the Tupelo community, the birthplace of the one and only Elvis Presley, but to create a solution to what’s currently lacking in the market,” said Shane Storz, CEO of Air Choice One. “Our proposal will give the best access to the national transportation system for the community and at reasonable prices with optimal convenience. We know that having access to a dedicated air carrier is critical to having scheduled airline service in the future. We are committed to delivering these same dramatic increases and sustaining these numbers over time in Tupelo.” Air Choice One has proven that their strategy works in similar communities, including Jonesboro, Arkansas, Jackson, Tennessee , and Ironwood, Michigan.

The Air Choice One proposal includes weekday and weekend service of 30 round trips per week, utilizing a Beechcraft 1900. The Beechcraft features lots of leg room, expanded storage/luggage capacity and an air-conditioned/heated cabin for passenger comfort.

About Air Choice One

Based in St. Louis, MO, Air Choice One was launched as a scheduled airline serving to hard-to-reach communities, and supports their economic development by increasing business productivity while enhancing the travel experience for business and leisure travelers alike. Air Choice One markets enjoy the benefits of efficient, scheduled airline service into larger cities, like St. Louis, Chicago and Minneapolis packaged in a “First-Class” service and seating format. Air Choice One’s goal is to deliver the highest quality and reliability in scheduled commercial air service.

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