Southwest Airlines will add nonstop service from Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport to Destin, Florida this summer, the airline announced today.
The new flights, offered every Saturday from June 12 through Aug. 14, feature free checked bags and no change fees, according to a press release.
Wisconsin has never had nonstop flights to Destin, Milwaukee Mitchell International airport director Brain Dranzik said in a statement.
“These new flight additions from Southwest show how important it is for Wisconsin travelers to choose MKE,” Dranzik said. “Airlines respond to demand from travelers, so the more we all book tickets from our hometown airport, the more service like this we will get.”
Southwest’s Saturday-only flights to Fort Lauderdale are also being converted to daily nonstop flights beginning April 12, including two nonstops on Saturdays through June…