By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — United Airlines is announcing new routes out of Pittsburgh International Airport ahead of summer vacation season.READ MORE: 17-Year-Old Charged With Homicide In Connection To Deadly Penn Hills Shooting In 2020
United is adding nonstop flights to Portland, Maine, and Charleston, South Carolina.READ MORE: 'Worst Nightmare': Crews Battle Blaze At Greensburg Home With Hoarding Conditions
For the first time ever this summer, Pittsburgh will also have direct flights to Hilton Head, South Carolina, and Pensacola, Florida.
Big air service news! Today @United announced 4 new flights from PIT and 1st-ever nonstops to Hilton Head Island Airport and @flypensacola. Other new routes starting in late May and running through summer include @portlandjetport and @iflyCHS. pic.twitter.com/JceyFKHStq
— Pittsburgh International Airport (@PITairport) March 25, 2021
All of them will fly three times a week.MORE NEWS: Republican Ziccarelli Calls For Change While Democratic Incumbent Peck Cites His Prosecutorial Experience In Westmoreland County DA Race
They will begin on May 27, just before Memorial Day, with plans to operate through Labor Day weekend.