Air travel takes off in Punta Gorda
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - The Punta Gorda Airport enjoyed its best month in its history in February 2014.
Passenger traffic increase 167% year to year. The Charlotte County Airport Authority says there were 26,872 boarding passengers and 29,129 arriving passengers for a total of 56,001 passengers.
The arrival of Allegiant Air which has non-stop service to 23 cities has sparked the large growth of air passsenger traffic in Punta Gorda.