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Jan 23

Elite Airways Introduces Service to New York City Area

Posted on January 23, 2017 at 8:05 AM by Communications Department

$99 to Islip/Long Island and New York/Newark

Thinking of doing a little late winter travelling? elite logo_SCBeginning March 13, Elite Airways start their inaugural flights from Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF), with service to New York/Newark, and Islip/Long Island. Flights are scheduled for three times a week on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, to and from both destinations, departing PHF in the early morning, with late afternoon return flights.

The new service will be very affordable with fares starting as low as $99 each way, including all taxes and fees. Two aircraft and crews are home-based elite1_SCright here in Newport News at PHF. Elite Airways’ success comes with offering conveniences such as no change fees, free first checked bag (up to 50 lbs.), free carry-on bag, free in-flight snacks and non-alcoholic beverages and a pet–friendly flying experience.

So, if you are looking for a quick get-away weekend, planning on traveling for Easter or going on a business trip, fly Elite Airways from the convenience of Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport. To view flight schedules or book a flight, visit the Elite Airways website.