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Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 12:13 PM - For Immediate Release

Seasonal Nonstop Service to Charlotte Begins in March

US Airways will initiate seasonal nonstop service from Sacramento to Charlotte, N.C. beginning  in March, two months earlier than its usual seasonal service, and lasting until November. Charlotte is an important business and leisure destination for Sacramento travelers and offers convenient one-stop connections to the Caribbean, the Virgin Islands, and other popular vacation destinations.
Charlotte nonstop flights will operate on selected dates from March 2 to May 21, when it expands to daily service.
The schedule is as follows:
FLIGHT 516  
Sacramento (SMF) to Charlotte (CLT)
Departs 10:59 p.m
Arrives 6:27 a.m.
Charlotte (CLT) to Sacramento (SMF)
Departs 8:25 p.m.
Arrives 11:01 p.m.
As a hub city for US Airways, Charlotte links Capitol City flyers to easy connections with many US and international destinations, including Aruba,  Belize City, Florence, Frankfurt, London,  Melbourne, Montreal, Nassau, Paris, Rio de Janeiro, Rome, San Paulo, St. Maarten, and St. Thomas Islands.
Seasonal service will be available until Nov. 2.

The Sacramento County Department of Airport is responsible for planning, developing, operating and maintaining the county’s four airports: Sacramento International Airport, Executive Airport, Mather Airport and Franklin Field. Sacramento International Airport offers more than 150 daily nonstop flights on 10 domestic and international carriers to 30 cities. The regional economic impact of the Sacramento County airport system is more than $4 billion annually. For more information, visit