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REAL ID Mobile Verification Unit to Visit AVP

Avoca, PA (November 19, 2018) – Will you need a REAL ID for air travel?  Get an early start on the verification process and eliminate your trip to a PennDOT Driver’s License Center by visiting the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP) on Thursday, December 13, 2018. AVP is hosting a REAL ID Mobile Verification Unit (also… Read more »

REAL ID Mobile Verification Unit to Visit AVP

Avoca, PA (October 29, 2018) – Will you need a REAL ID for air travel?  Get an early start on the verification process and eliminate your trip to a PennDOT Driver’s License Center by visiting the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP) on Thursday, November 8, 2018. AVP is hosting a REAL ID Mobile Verification Unit (also… Read more »

United’s New Service Between AVP and Washington, DC Begins Today (October 4, 2018)

Avoca, PA (October 4, 2018) – Effective today (October 4, 2018(, United Express now offers Northeastern Pennsylvania travelers daily service between Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and United’s hub at Washington-Dulles International Airport (IAD). United Express now offers up to two nonstop, round-trip flights daily between Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and Washington-Dulles using a 50-seat regional jet aircraft. United, together with United… Read more »

Southern Airways to Launch Non-Stop Pittsburgh Service from Northeast Pennsylvania

Avoca, PA (August 15, 2018) – The Bi-County Airport Board and Team AVP are pleased to announce that Southern Airways Express, the fast-growing regional carrier that operates daily flights to seven Pennsylvania cities, announces new air service between Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AVP) and Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT). The flight is currently being operated by Regional Sky. Southern… Read more »

American’s New Non-Stop Chicago O’Hare from AVP Begins Today (June 7, 2018)

Avoca, PA (June 7, 2018) – The Bi-County Airport Board and Team AVP are pleased to announce American Airlines’ new service from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP) to Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) begins today (June 7, 2018). American will begin offering twice daily service between AVP and Chicago O’Hare beginning today.  All flights to/from Chicago… Read more »

United Announces Service between AVP and Washington, DC

Avoca, PA – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP) announced today that United Express will offer Northeastern Pennsylvania travelers daily service between Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and United’s hub at Washington-Dulles International Airport (IAD), beginning October 4, 2018. United Express will offer up to two nonstop, round-trip flights daily between Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and Washington-Dulles using a 50-seat regional jet aircraft…. Read more »

AA Expands Service to Charlotte and Philadelphia; Adds Non-Stop Chicago O’Hare from AVP

The Bi-County Airport Board and Team AVP are pleased to announce the expansion of air service from American Airlines from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP) to Charlotte-Douglas International Airport (CLT), Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and to Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD). American will add a 4th daily flight to both Charlotte and Philadelphia effective April… Read more »

Public Meeting for the Airport Master Plan Update

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport will hold an informational public meeting to review details of the Airport’s Master Plan Update. McFarland Johnson, the Airport Master Plan consultant, along with representatives from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, will discuss the draft study findings to date. The public meeting will be held in the Airport Terminal Arrivals Area, 100 Terminal… Read more »

TSA PreCheck Enrollment Currently Being Offered at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport

Avoca, PA  – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is currently offering TSA Pre✓® enrollment at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP) from August 28-September 1, 2017. How many times have you stood in line at the airport watching others breeze through security with no hassle? By enrolling in TSA Pre✓®, you too can breeze through security…. Read more »