Corporate Flight Management (LF, Smyrna) has been awarded the Alternate Essential Air Service (AEAS) contract for the community of Macon, Georgia, USA, following a new call for proposals in September 2015. Corporate Flight Management will run a 12x weekly service to Washington Dulles using a 30-seat Jetstream 41. The flights will operate via its subsidiary Contour Airlines (LF, Tupelo).
The AEAS is a modified version of the standard EAS, which allows a community more flexibility in choosing a carrier for essential transport services. The total value of the contract is USD4,687,979 per year for a term of two years. Corporate Flight Management currently serves EAS contracts in Tupelo, Manistee, and Victoria, TX using its own Contour Airlines as well as operating on behalf of PublicCharters (P1, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton) virtual carriers North Country Sky (Manistee) and Texas Sky (Victoria, TX).