Non-Stop Flights Begin November 3, 2011
Plan Your Grand Vacation Today
SUWANEE, Ga., July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Vision Airlines announced that customers can now purchase tickets to Grand Bahama Island at www.visionairlines.com. Vision Airlines has signed an agreement with the Grand Bahama Island Tourism Board to begin service to the tropical paradise beginning November 3, 2011. The flights will originate from Ft Lauderdale, FL, Louisville, KY, Richmond, VA, Raleigh/Durham, NC and Baltimore/Washington airports. These new flights will make flying to The Bahamas convenient and affordable again. The new fares will start as low as $39* each-way from Ft Lauderdale and as low as $99* each way from the other cities.
Traveling to Grand Bahama Island has never been easier, with this tropical paradise being a short non-stop flight away.
Grand Bahama Island is a wonderful family vacation destination. Children and parents will equally enjoy the gorgeous beaches, water sports, bone-fishing, and beachside restaurants. Adults will love the tranquil day spa, the beautiful Dick Wilson and Robert Trent Jones Golf Courses, and the colorful nightlife, which includes the Treasure Bay Casino. Families and couples will take pleasure in the hospitable atmosphere that The Bahamas are known for.
“Grand Bahama Island is truly one of the jewels of the Caribbean, however getting there has always been both expensive and time consuming. With Vision Airlines’
new $99 non-stop flights, going to Grand Bahama Island will be easier and more affordable than ever before. These new routes are consistent with Vision Airlines’ business plan of providing great, low-cost service to leisure destinations,” said David Meers, Vision Airlines, Senior Vice President and COO. “People that have never visited will be surprised at how close and convenient Grand Bahama Island is to the east coast of Florida,” added Meers.
Vision Airlines is currently in discussions with other cities on service to Grand Bahama Island.
Flights to Grand Bahama Island are now on sale at www.visionairlines.com or by contacting the Vision Airlines call center, 1-877-FLY-A-JET.
VISION AIRLINES’ HISTORY
Vision Airlines started 17 years ago as Vision Air. The company offered popular tourist flights from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon. Over the years, the company grew its brand and a worldwide fleet of jets. It has become one of the prominent charter carriers in the world. Vision Airlines’ clients have included presidential candidates, celebrities, professional sports teams and some of the best-known gaming resorts.
* Restrictions, taxes and fees on $39* and $99* Fares–Fares do not include September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 per U.S. enplanement, Airport passenger facility charges (PFCs) of up to $18 roundtrip, other government taxes and fees (including foreign taxes based on itinerary or billing address) of up to $190 USD may apply; total may vary slightly based upon currency exchange rate at time of purchase. U.S. government excise tax is a user tax to pay for airport construction and airway safety and operations. All fares are per person, one-way and non-refundable. Fares offered are only valid for travel beginning November 3, 2011. The $39* and $99* Fares are limited, not available on all flights, and are subject to availability at the time of purchase. Fares, routes, and schedules are subject to change without notice. A $35 fee per segment per person applies to any change or cancellation made after purchase of SAVER and ADVANTAGE fares, plus any applicable increase in fare. A first bag may be checked for a fee of $15 each way and a second bag may be checked for a fee of $20 each way if purchased more than 24 hours prior to departure. A first bag may be checked for a fee of $20 each way and a second bag may be checked for a fee of $30 each way if purchased less than 24 hours prior to departure.
CONTACT: Gini Strobel, +1-678-523-7805, GStrobel@Visionairlines.com