Laramie, WY – American Eagle has begun twice-daily nonstop flights between Cheyenne and Dallas.
Thursday's inaugural flight brought 37 passengers to Cheyenne from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Later, the plane took off for Dallas with 25 passengers on board.
The plane's capacity is 44 passengers.
The president of the Cheyenne Regional Airport
Board says the new air service is a giant step to increase transportation opportunities and build the economy.
American Eagle is a regional affiliate of American Airlines.