Breeze Airways Begins Service at Huntsville International Airport

July 20, 2021

 “Low Fare, High-Flex” Non-stop to Charleston, New Orleans, & Tampa

 Providing Additional Economic Impact for Airport’s 18 county service area


HUNTSVILLE, Ala., July 15, 2021 – New “low fare, high-flex” Breeze Airways launches non-stop service today from Huntsville International Airport (HSV) to Charleston, SC (CHS), New Orleans, LA (MSY), and on July 22 for Tampa, FL (TPA) as part of its initial air service launch.

These new flights begin this morning with Breeze Airlines service to Charleston and New Orleans with a special “champagne launch” on the nose of the arriving Embraer 190 jet airliner with Breeze Airways CEO David Neeleman, Huntsville International Airport (HSV) CEO Rick Tucker, HSV Board Chairman Mark McDaniel, HSV board members, Jo Bonner, Chief of Staff, Governor of Alabama office, and local dignitaries participating.

“Huntsville, Alabama is booming, and it is exciting news that Breeze Airways is officially launching their non-stop service today out of Huntsville International Airport,” said Governor Ivey. “We continue showing the world that Alabama is not only open for business, but that it is the best place to do business.”

“Huntsville’s dramatic growth and recurring designation as one of the best places to live in the country positions us to attract more residents and visitors. With this exciting investment from Breeze Airways, we can expand our airline capacity to reach even more destinations,” stated Mayor Tommy Battle.

“We are pleased today to officially launch Breeze Airways service at HSV, said Mark McDaniel, HSV Board Chairman.  “The announcement of  Breeze Airways is an economic development announcement as important as any other because transportation is the key to economic growth and prosperity.  Our airport is the connection to other areas of the country and business opportunities found in those areas.”

“We are excited about the new service and expect our community will respond to the new ‘Seriously Nice’ and ultra-low fare air service by taking advantage of the flexibility offered by flying and supporting Breeze Airways,” commented HSV CEO Rick Tucker.

With seamless booking, no change or cancellation fees, up to 24-months of reusable flight credit and customized flight features delivered via a sleek and simple app, Breeze makes it easy to buy and easy to fly.

For HSV service, Breeze will utilize the E190 jets seating 108 passengers with two-by-two configuration, so there are no middle seats. Seat assignments start from $10, but Family Seating is free for families traveling with children 12 and under. The charge to travel with a pet in the cabin is $75.  Streaming inflight entertainment to personal devices will be available on each flight, provided by Global Eagle.

Flights are on sale at and the Breeze app with ultra-low fares.

Tweet This: @BreezeAirways begins direct non-stop flights from @FLYHSV to @iflyCHS @flyneworleans today and @FLYTPA on July 22.  #FlyHSV

Tweet This: @BreezeAirways CEO David Neeleman takes part in “champagne launch” of its low fare high-flex non-stop service @FLYHSV today

 About Breeze Airways:

Founded by aviation entrepreneur David Neeleman, Breeze Airways is a new low-cost airline offering point-to-point flights from smaller secondary airports, bypassing hubs for shorter travel times.  Breeze’s team is a group of aviation experts and fanatics, working day and night to build a ‘Seriously Nice’ airline. Breeze’s mission is to make the world of travel simple, affordable, and convenient, using technology, ingenuity, and kindness to improve the travel experience.

 About Huntsville International Airport:

The Port of Huntsville operating entities include-Huntsville International Airport (HSV), International Intermodal Center, Jetplex Industrial Park, Signature Flight Support, Four Points Sheraton, Sunset Landing Golf Course and Foreign Trade Zone #83. Huntsville International Airport (HSV) is the largest commercial airport in North Alabama, serving over 1 million passengers annually. For more information, visit or connect on Twitter @FLYHSV and at