- June 21, 2021
- Posted by: Stratford Team
- Category: Business
As I write this, my wife Tish is flying back from Southern California. Between the two of us, in a one-month period, we are tapping into American Airlines’ new Phoenix service, Avelo Airlines’ new Burbank route and two long-standing United Airlines routes connecting through San Francisco. COVID protocols remain but, after a year of staying very close to home, we are again connecting in person elsewhere in the country. United’s Denver route has returned and, with the addition of Phoenix, our ability to connect to flights elsewhere in the country and the world will have effectively doubled.
Lots of good work has made this in-person connection available to us. More work remains to be done in what will be a fast-moving, quickly changing environment. Travel, though resuming, is going to be different going forward. We need to be nimble to be able to respond to changes. Establishing an airport authority that treats Humboldt’s basket of air services…