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Elite Airways Adds Scheduled Service to More Destinations Across the US; Celebrates Inaugural Flights in Five States

6/17/2016  |  Melbourne, FL

Starting June 17, New Summer Nonstops and Expanded Jet Service in Melbourne FL, Vero Beach FL, Myrtle Beach SC, Newark NJ, Long Island NY; Portland ME and Bar Harbor ME


Melbourne, FL – June 17, 2016 – Reflecting the airline’s continued growth and success, Elite Airways LLC today celebrated inaugural flights in five US states: Florida, South Carolina, New Jersey, New York, and Maine. June 17th marks the start of scheduled service between popular vacation destinations with new routes designed for convenient weekend or week-long travel between:  


  • NYC/Newark (EWR) and Bar Harbor (BHB) – Thu/Sun nonstop
  • Portland (PWM) and Bar Harbor (BHB) – Fri/Sun nonstop
  • Portland (PWM) and Islip/Long Island (ISP) – Fri/Sun nonstop
  • Islip/Long Island (ISP) and Myrtle Beach (MYR) – Fri/Sun nonstop
  • Islip/Long Island (ISP) and Orlando/Melbourne (MLB) – Fri/Sun nonstop
  • Myrtle Beach (MYR) and Portland (PWM) – Fri/Sun; one stop (ISP)
  • Bar Harbor (BHB) and Vero Beach (VRB) – Thu/Sun; one stop (EWR)
  • Bar Harbor (BHB) and Islip/Long Island (ISP) – Sun; one stop (PWM)

The new service routes reflect Elite Airways’ continued expansion and commitment to provide high-quality, “Elite Class” jet service to popular vacation destinations and underserved communities. Fares include the first checked bag for free, no change fees to re-book a later fight, plus complimentary on-board beverages and snacks. Elite Airways is also pet-friendly. Restrictions apply, see website for details. Tickets are available at 877-393-2510 or at  


"On behalf of the Melbourne Airport Authority, I am proud of our airport, proud of this team, and proud to recognize Elite Airways as one of the airlines that has helped to put MLB on the world map of top-class airports," said Melbourne Airport Authority Chairman Jack L. Ryals. "I congratulate Elite Airways on the significant accomplishments it has made and look forward to many more inaugurals to come.”

“Elite Airways is pleased to expand its service to the northeast with twice-weekly non-stops to Long Island Islip, known for its spectacular wineries, historic mansions, and wild beaches,” said John Pearsall, CEO of Elite Airways. “We thank Orlando Melbourne International Airport and community leaders for their support, and look forward to flying more passengers to and from MLB this summer.”


About Elite Airways

Elite Airways LLC was founded in 2006 by airline veterans with the goal to provide passengers a better travel experience with non-stop flights, competitive prices, and exceptional service. Elite Airways is a U.S. Part 121 Air Carrier and provides charter and scheduled service throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Caribbean, and South America.  The airline’s routes connect underserved communities with popular destinations including New York City, Denver, Houston, Branson, Orlando, Cocoa Beach and Port Canaveral. Headquartered in Portland, ME, Elite Airways’ maintenance operations center is located in Melbourne on Florida’s Space Coast. All scheduled flights are sold and operated by Elite Airways LLC, and available for purchase at or by calling 877-393-2510.


For Reservations: 1-877-393-2510

Customer Service: 321-265-5100 ext. 103


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