Coastal Carolina Regional Airport to share new airline partner

NEW BERN, N.C. (WITN) – An Eastern Carolina airport is slated to make an announcement Tuesday morning.

The Coastal Carolina Regional Airport (EWN) is scheduled to announce a new airline partner, according to officials.

Airport staff says the news will come at 11:30 a.m. after a welcome from Airport Director Andrew Shorter.

Officials say the new airline will offer more direct routes for travelers in and around the Eastern Carolina region.