Discussing Great Lakes Aviation

January 2017 Passenger Statistics

The January passenger statistics for Toledo Express are listed below. They were provided during the February 23rd Port Authority meeting and can be viewed at: Allegiant Air January 2016 January 2017 Change Available Seats 9162 9826 +664 Cancellations 0 0 – Enplanements 3913 4067 +154 Deplanements 3904 4083 +179 Total Pax 7817 8150 +333 Load…
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SkyWest Airlines Enters Toledo April 4th for American

On April 4th, 2017, SkyWest Airlines will begin operating the evening turn for American Eagle to Chicago O’Hare. The flight will be operated with a 50-seat Bombardier Canadair Regional Jet. This will be the first time SkyWest Airlines specifically has operated scheduled passenger service into Toledo. The remaining two flights to Chicago O’Hare will continue…
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The New FlyTOL

Welcome to the new website. We’ve made a lot of improvements here lately. New server. New Software. We aren’t stopping there though. We will expand our coverage of news taking place that concerns aviation in Toledo and the surrounding regions. If you have suggestions or tips for content to post here, please let us…
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July Passenger Statistics

July brought another healthy gain in passenger traffic by 9.9% to 15,924 through Toledo Express.  June would’ve seen a decent gain had it not been for American Airlines operated by Envoy canceling so many flights while July resutled in only one cancellation and the passenger traffic reflects it.  American Airlines passenger traffic through TOL was…
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A TOL Master Plan…of sorts

It wasn’t that long ago that families would take an evening to head out to a dirt and stone patch along either Airport Highway or Eber Road. There they would observe the evening batch of flights that would move through Toledo Express. Observers would see a variety of aircraft from a Comair CRJ to a…
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May/June Passenger Statistics

May and June passenger statistics have continued the growth momentum from 2013, albeit slowed down a bit as expected.  May 2014 saw a total of 15,623 passengers thru TOL with 8,403 on Allegiant and 7,060 on American Airlines operated by Envoy.  This was a 2.2% increase over May 2013. June’s passenger growth was somewhat stymied…
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