New Flight Coming To Asheville
Updated: Tuesday, March 19 2013, 08:29 PM EDT
A new direct flight for people traveling in and out of Asheville.
Allegiant Air announced this morning a new service, flying direct from Asheville to St. Petersburg-Clearwater International in Florida.
The airport currently has service on four airlines. Including flights operated by regional partners, those airlines are Allegiant, Delta, United and US Airways.
Airport officials say the flight will make Asheville more competitve with nearby airports that offer more direct flights.