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Southern Airways Express Lands in Panama City Beach for the First Time

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A new airline officially lands at Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport.

"Welcome to Panama City, who's ready to go to the beach?

That was the welcome passengers received Friday as they exited the 9 seat Caravan 208 turbo prop aircraft, that touched down for the first time in Bay County. 

Southern Airways express plans to offer flights from EPC to Memphis, Birmingham, New Orleans, and Oxford, Mississippi.

Southern Airways Express will be using the executive terminal at Sheltair. The airline is promoting no parking or baggage fees, and convenience.

Director of marketing for the South East Region asked the people of Memphis what city they wanted to go to and overwhelmingly they said Panama City Beach.