On the heels of Southwest Airlines announcing it will serve the Branson Airport and convert AirTran Airways at Branson to SouthwestAirlines operations over time, a new non-stop flight service will start April 16 from Branson to Chicago and Houston.
Opening its doors May of 2009, Branson Airport LLC is the first privately developed and operated commercial service airport in the United States. Currently serviced by Southwest Airlines/AirTran Airways and Frontier Airlines. Located in the heart of the Ozarks and centrally located in the Midwest, the airport also boasts a state of the art FBO, Branson JetCenter and a full service travel agency, FlyBranson Travel. The Airport offers low cost service to over 100 destinations.