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Air Choice One receives D.O.T. contract extension

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Air Choice will be in service for another year in Jonesboro. The company received a one year extension to its current Department of Transportation Essential Air Service Contract.

"Air Choice One is pleased at the prospect of serving the community of Jonesboro, AR for another year." said Shane Storz, Chief Executive Officer of Air Choice One in a press release from the company.  "We are proud of our past service, excited about our continued partnership with the Jonesboro Municipal Airport, and looking forward to the future with great anticipation."

Under the contract, Air Choice One would transport 4,700 travelers annually in and out of Jonesboro. The company says it has exceeded that and is on track to transport over 10,000 passengers annually.

One of the new features with the company is an online booking system. The company says customers can book connecting flights with Air Choice One and other carriers through their local travel agent or online travel agencies.

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