Tips to traveling with kids on an airplane

Traveling with kids, especially toddlers, is always a challenge.  The unexpected ALWAYS happens no matter how prepared you are.   We did some research as to what some other people say to do to be better prepared, several sources and several different options to help. First, from Today’s Parent, here are some tips for the actual…

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How far in advance should you book your flight?

When it comes knowing when to book a flight, it’s all about balance, don’t book too early, definitely don’t book the day before. And of course when and where you are going play a big factor. While there is a general best time to buy (called the “prime booking window”), you can save even more…

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The USO at the Destin – Fort Walton Beach Airport

In celebration of Military Appreciation Month and the upcoming Memorial Day, we want to feature our own USO. The USO mission is to provide morale, welfare and recreation-type services to uniformed military personnel. The original intent of Congress for the USO was to represent the American people by extending a “Touch of Home” to their…

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Our New Passenger Ambassadors are coming…

In the next couple of weeks, we will welcome Passenger Ambassadors to the Destin – Fort Walton Beach Airport! At VPS, our goal is to make sure that each and everyone of our passengers and guests that walk through the doors to fly in, fly out, pick up, drop off or just come in to eat,…

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Top 10 Reasons to Fly VPS…

The top 10 reasons to Fly VPS.  We know there are more, but here are our favorites! Convenience Low Fares 24 Non-Stop Destinations Friendly Staff USO Gateway to the Gulf Coast, from Pensacola to Panama City and only minutes from Destin and Fort Walton Beach Pet Friendly including a Pet Relief Area Emerald Coast Bar…

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What to do in our New Destinations?

Starting in May, Allegiant flights to our 11 new destinations will begin! Here are some quick links to help you find out what to do in all of these fantastic new cities!  Stay tuned to our emails and Facebook pages for some specific things to do in each city as well!  Enjoy it and make…

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Perks of a Nonstop Flight!

The Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport announced 11 New Destinations through our airline partner Allegiant Air last month, and that got us thinking about the perks of taking non-stop flights! First, the nonstop flight is shorter. They always say the shortest path is a straight line and with a nonstop flight, you do just that.  You go…

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The Must Have Travel Apps for 2017

Traveling is always challenging, but in today’s age, the apps make your travel life so much easier!   These are the latest apps that we found that will help your travel be less stressful and much more fun! Kindle – Always keep your kindle on you…but now, you can download the app to your phone or…

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How to get Through Airport Security with Ease

Everyone knows that getting through security can be a challenge, especially if you are running late. But being prepared and ready is the key to getting through with ease. Try these tips to help get you through the Transportation Security Administration, (TSA) line a little faster and easier. Have Your Paperwork Ready Holding your day…

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