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For Immediate Release:
AIRPORT TO UNVEIL HISTORY HALL IN HONOR OF 5TH ANNIVERSARY
PANAMA CITY, FL (May 26, 2015) – Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) to unveil History Hall in the airport in celebration of the fifth anniversary of ECP. History Hall memorializes the history of aviation in Bay County, from Fannin Field to the opening of the new airport.
The airport has seen many successes since the grand opening and even in the last six months. ECP has welcomed two new airlines, United Airlines and Silver Airways, as well as five new flights in the past few months.
“Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport has come a long way since our opening in 2010,” said Parker W. McClellan, Jr., executive director of the airport. “We want to take a moment to celebrate not only our recent successes, but remember those who traveled before us and laid the ground work for aviation in Bay County. We have a lot of history we should be proud of.”
WHAT: Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport to unveil History Hall in honor of the airports 5th anniversary
WHERE: Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport Board Room, Second Floor of Terminal Building 6300 West Bay Parkway
Panama City Beach, FL
WHEN: May 27 at 11:00 a.m. CST
Interviews will be available following the board meeting
About Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) offers some of the region’s lowest average airfares and is located less than 30 minutes from Panama City Beach, Panama City and the beaches of South Walton. Today, with service from Delta, Southwest, United, and Silver, ECP provides daily flights to worldwide destinations, including nonstop flights to Atlanta, Baltimore, Houston, Nashville, St. Louis, Dallas, Orlando, and Tampa. The first international airport to be built in more than a decade, ECP provides Northwest Florida communities with first-class facilities and was strategically developed for
major economic development opportunities. ECP is THE gateway to visitors seeking Northwest Florida’s famous beaches.