More Taking Off from Abilene, But Is It Really Cheaper?

Published 08/14 2013 09:49PM

Updated 08/14 2013 10:20PM

According to the most recent financial reports, revenue from ticket sales at Abilene Regional are about 4 percent higher than last year.

Don Green, director of aviation, attributes that to cheaper tickets that compete with major airports like DFW within the past three months.

Some travelers say they prefer saving on gas and parking as well. 

Green says more travelers could entice other airlines to begin offering services at the regional airport.

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