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Destin – Fort Walton Beach Airport Achieves GBAC STAR™ Facility Accreditation

Press Release February 18, 2021

We are thrilled to announce that our facility has achieved GBAC STAR™ facility accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a Division of ISSA - The Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association, to prevent and respond to outbreaks. Learn more about our efforts to enhance cleaning, disinfection and infectious disease prevention protocols: Read More

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Destin – Fort Walton Beach Airport Welcomes a New Airline

Press Release February 25, 2021

Destin – Fort Walton Beach, Fla. – On February 25, 2021, at 10:00 am the Destin–Fort Walton Beach
Airport (VPS) held a Press Conference to unveil the announcement of the new air service carrier Southwest
Airlines to the lineup. The flexibility and value of Southwest Airlines now benefit both visitors and hometown
travelers booking late spring and summer travel to Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS). Southwest service
begins May 2021. The carrier’s initial flight schedule for the region is now available for purchase
on Southwest.com.

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