Vacation Express adds summer flights from MSY to Cancun

Vacation Express has expanded service to Cancun from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY), with additional direct flights beginning on Friday, May 19 and running weekly through June 16, 2017, the airport said.

The additional direct flights will supplement Vacation Express´ nearly sold out non-stop flights departing between May 21 and July 30, 2017. The morning service to Cancun will include a stop in Tampa and arrive in Cancun in the afternoon.

Vacation Express´ roundtrip flights are operated by Swift Air, LLC. on Boeing 737-300 series aircraft.

MSY, owned by the City of New Orleans, is the primary commercial airport in the State of Louisiana serving over 80% of all passengers flying into the state. The New Orleans Aviation Board (NOAB), an unattached board of the City of New Orleans, oversees the administration, operation, and maintenance of the airport. MSY has 17 airlines providing service to 58 non-stop destinations, including seven international destinations. A new terminal complex is currently being constructed.

Atlanta, Georgia-based Vacation Express, part of Sunwing Travel Group, is a tour operator specializing in quality, affordable vacation packages to over 30 destinations in the Caribbean, Mexico, Costa Rica, and Cuba. Exclusive charter flights are operated by Sunwing Airlines, Allegiant Air, Swift Air, LLC, VivaAerobus, Dominican Wings, and Volaris.