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Little Rock to Austin flight set for April

Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport in Little Rock (Source: File) Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport in Little Rock (Source: File)
LITTLE ROCK, AR (KAIT) -

Arkansas residents will be able to fly to Texas' capital city on a non-stop basis starting April 29. 

According to a media release from the Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport, Florida-based Via Airlines will be offering the flights on a 50-seat Embraer ERJ-145. 

The airline goes to 17 different airports as of now and airport officials say the opportunity to expand service to a growing market is important. 

The airport has seen two other announcements so far this year. Frontier Airlines will offer nonstop service to Denver, starting March 1, while American/Envoy will begin flying non-stop to Washington, DC on April 3. 

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