PASCO, Wash - You will now be able to hop on a jet right here in the Tri-Cities and take a direct flight to San Francisco, California.
Since June 4th, SkyWest Airlines offers two daily round trip flights aboard a United Express 50 seat jet.
Tri-Citians can take advantage of flights for vacation or business travel.
We may also see more people traveling to the Tri-Cities from San Francisco.
"Just having the ability to go from the West coast to here, will open up a lot of opportunities for say...start up business's..You have Silicon Valley and a lot of the venture capitalists that are located in the San Francisco area that typically like to get on a plane, go there and be able to get home at night." Says Deanna Smith, Director Public Affairs, Tri-City Development Council.
SkyWest says as usual, fares will depend on availability and advanced bookings. And prices will be competitive with other flights.