Published: June 2022

SRQ is pleased to announce that Breeze begins service today from Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) to Hartford, CT (BDL).

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For additional information contact:

Rick Piccolo

SRQ President, Chief Executive Officer

Tel. (941) 359-2770, extension 4200

 

 

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Breeze Airways™ Inaugurates Service from Sarasota-Bradenton to Hartford

Sarasota-Bradenton, FL (June 4, 2022)Breeze Airways, the Seriously Nice™ low-fare airline founded by aviation entrepreneur David Neeleman, officially inaugurated twice-weekly service from Sarasota-Bradenton Airport today with a nonstop flight to Hartford, CT.

The route will be served on Wednesdays and Saturdays on Breeze’s fleet of new Airbus A220-300 aircraft.

“We’re thrilled to add Sarasota-Bradenton to our route network today,” said Natalie Atwood, Breeze Airways’ Chief People Officer. “Breeze connects cities with nonstop flights where only connecting service has been offered by other airines.  We’re looking forward to giving our Sarasota-Bradenton area Guests more nice, convenient, and affordable flight options.”

Breeze plans to more than double its fleet this year, from 13 Embraer 190 and 195 aircraft to 30 aircraft, including 14 Airbus A220s and three additional Embraer E-jets.  Breeze has ordered 80 new Airbus A220-300 aircraft, that will be delivered one per month over the next six years, with options for 40 more.

Breeze’s initial A220 aircraft deliveries will feature 126 seats, including 36 First Class in a two-by-two configuration, 10 Extra Legroom seats, and 80 Standard Economy seats in a two-by-three configuration.  The A220 seat configuration is dynamic however and later deliveries will offer 137 total seats,  12 First Class seats, 45 Extra Legroom seats and 80 Standard Economy seats onboard.

With seamless booking, no change or cancellation fees, up to 24-months of reusable flight credit and customized flight features delivered via a sleek and simple app, Breeze makes it easy to buy and easy to fly.  Flights are now on sale at www.flybreeze.com and via the Breeze app.

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About Breeze Airways

Breeze Airways began service in May 2021 primarily in the east and southeast of the United States, but is expanding west across the U.S. with 89 routes between 30 cities in 17 states. Founded by aviation entrepreneur David Neeleman, Breeze is a low fare carrier offering “new, nice and nonstop flights” between secondary airports, bypassing hubs for shorter travel times. Breeze’s mission is to make the world of travel simple, affordable and convenient, using technology, ingenuity and kindness to improve the travel experience. With seamless booking, no change or cancellation fees, up to 24-months of reusable flight credit and customized flight features delivered via a sleek and simple app, Breeze makes it easy to buy and easy to fly. Flights are on sale at www.flybreeze.com and via the Breeze app.

 

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