MetroAir Announces Daily Service to Asheville, North Carolina

ASHEVILLE, NC – Today, Zak Winnick, Director of Fleet and Route Development for MetroAir Virtual Airlines, and the City of Asheville, NC announced new daily service from Kansas City, MO and Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX.


“We’re extremely excited to begin our flights from Kansas City and Dallas today, as we’re the only airline to fly from both cities to Asheville.” stated Winnick.

The routes will be flown utilizing one of the new Embraer ERJ170LRs that the company recently received.

“One of our pilots, Ryan Lombardi, suggested the route to the team, as Asheville is his hometown. We did a little research, and we liked what we saw!”

Starting today, the new routes are scheduled as follows:

(all times are local)

Additionally, the route times for flights 3401-3404 servicing MCI-DTW-MCI have been altered slightly to align with the new routes to Asheville, as those flights utilize the same aircraft.

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Zak Winnick has been with MetroAir since November 2012, and has been on the management team since July 2013. He has held the position of Director of Charter Operations since September 2015. In th