Air service proposals under consideration in Williamson County

MARION, IL. (WJPF) – Airport officials say five proposals are currently under review for service into and out of Veteran’s Airport in Marion.

Existing service through Cape Air could continue or a Cape Air duel hub is an option with flights to St Louis, MO and Nashville, TN.

Sky West has submitted a proposal for 50 seat regional jet service to Chicago’s O’Hare Airport.

Air Choice One, Boutique Air, and Southern Airways have all submitted proposals as well.

Only one carrier will be selected by the US Department of Transportation.

The proposals are available for public review online. A survey is also there for members of the public to vote on their preferred option.