Manatee Extra airways are asserting new nonstop service to Sarasota Bradenton Worldwide Airport as air visitors continues to enhance throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. JetBlue will likely be including nonstop service to Newark, N.J., beginning Aug. 6 . This vacation spot, not beforehand served from SRQ by JetBlue, will likely be along with the nonstop service supplied to New York’s John F. Kennedy airport and the seasonal service to Boston. American Airways introduced it’s going to add nonstop flights to New York’s LaGuardia airport beginning July 11 . LaGuardia is a route not beforehand served by American Airways at SRQ. American additionally plans to carry again service to Philadelphia in July, in addition to to Dallas/Ft. Price and Washington D.C., on July 7 . Frontier Airways not too long ago introduced new nonstop flights to Chicago O’Hare. It is a new vacation spot for Frontier at SRQ. Final summer time, Frontier served just one vacation spot from SRQ. This summer time they may present nonstop service to 4 locations. Cleveland and Philadelphia flights began on June 6 and Cincinnati and Chicago service will start on July 4. Delta Air Traces, SRQ’s largest provider for enterprise vacationers, added a 3rd every day flight to Atlanta on June 11 and can add a fourth every day flight starting July 2 . United Airways will proceed to offer service to Chicago O’Hare. JetBlue, which started serving Sarasota Bradenton Worldwide Airport in 2006, proven above, has introduced it’s including service to Newark, New Jersey. PBradenton Herald file picture Allegiant, SRQ’s largest ultra-low-cost-carrier, will proceed to offer a minimal of two occasions weekly service to 13 locations. Allegiant additionally plans to return service to 6 further locations in August, together with Allentown, Pa.,; Nashville, Des Moines, Iowa, Flint, Mich., Fort Wayne, Ind., and Rockford, Sick. “It is an interesting phenomenon to see how the rebound in traffic is affecting airports across the country. People from larger cities seem to prefer traveling to smaller beach town resort areas like Sarasota/Bradenton as they are ideal places to safely and easily social distance while vacationing or spending time with family,” mentioned Rick Piccolo, president and CEO of the Sarasota Bradenton Worldwide Airport. American Airways introduced it’s going to add nonstop flights from Sarasota Bradenton Worldwide Airport to New York’s LaGuardia airport beginning July 11 . LaGuardia is a route not beforehand served by American Airways at SRQ. American additionally plans to carry again service to Philadelphia in July, in addition to to Dallas/Ft. Price and Washington D.C., on July 7 . Bradenton Herald file picture The airport continues to train the suggestions of the Facilities for Illness Management with elevated janitorial staffing, plastic shields, hand sanitizer stations, social distance markers and face masking necessities for all airport staff. “We are excited that our public health practices combined with the increased flight choices provides an opportunity to help get our local economy get back on its feet in an expedited manner,” Piccolo mentioned. Previous to the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic, SRQ was one of many nation’s fastest-growing airports. In the course of the downturn, the airport has moved forward with a number of tasks which might have been harder to finish throughout the busier occasions previous to the pandemic, together with paving the long-term and short-term parking heaps.