Summer travel will boom this season amid high demand: Avelo Airlines CEO
Avelo Airlines CEO: Summer travel will boom this season
Avelo Airlines Chairman and CEO Andrew Levy argues the industry is seeing a high demand in travel as the pandemic subsides.
More travelers will be packing their bags this summer as air travel demand continues to soar, according to Avelo Airlines CEO.
"We're seeing it in our bookings and I think the whole industry is seeing the same thing. There's just a lot of demand to travel," Avelo Airlines Chairman and CEO Andrew Levy told "Varney & Co." Thursday.
Levy pointed out that summer travel will boom this season since the coronavirus pandemic subsided. He said travelers "feel safe enough" and are "excited" to book trips.
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His comments come as Avelo Airlines announced five more routes to Orlando, Florida and opened up a third hub in the Sunshine State.
Avelo Airlines CEO on adding more routes to Orlando, summer travel
Avelo Airlines Chairman and CEO Andrew Levy provides insight into his company adding more routes to Orlando, Florida and looks ahead to the summer travel season.
The company added new nonstop flights from Charleston International Airport to Orlando International Airport and service is set to start in June. Booking prices start at $39 each way.
Levy suggested that Florida has "without a doubt" become the top travel vacation destination in America.
"Florida truly just has exceptional demand, and it's becoming more of a year-round destination, which is really exciting for us to take advantage of," he remarked.