Midwest Express adds flights to and from Grand Rapids

Posted at 11:06 AM, Aug 28, 2019

MILWAUKEE, Wisc. (FOX 17/FOX 6)- Midwest Express announced a return to Milwaukee Wednesday morning that will include flights to and from Grand Rapids.

The airline also announced flights to Cincinnati and Omaha.

“We’re all very excited and thrilled to see the strides that Midwest Express is making on its return here to Milwaukee, where Midwest Express belongs,” said Brian Dranzik, Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport director.

The initial routes will be flying to Grand Rapids, Michigan, Omaha, Nebraska, and Cincinnati, Ohio.

“It is a good looking airplane — and we’re excited to show it off. We’re excited to start operating,” said Greg Aretakis, President of Midwest Express. “It’s a big day for Milwaukee. It’s a big day for the traveling public. ”

We’ll have more from the Gerald R. Ford International Airport on FOX 17 News at 4:00 p.m.