DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pet Airways Inc. (OTCQB: PAWS), the world's only airline designed specifically for safe and comfortable pet travel, announced today that it is expanding to Orlando, Florida. Orlando becomes the tenth city serviced by Pet Airways.
Dan Wiesel, Chairman and CEO of Pet Airways said, "based on unprecedented customer demand, we have decided to accelerate our expansion plans and will be opening operations in Orlando. Orlando is one of the fastest growing population areas in the U.S. and it is only natural that we provide service to such a large and growing population. In addition to size of the population, approximately 50 million visitors come to Orlando each year."
The Orlando facility will be the first of a new style of pet lounge and will offer enhanced services, such as grooming and ground transportation. Pet Airways will be adding the Orlando flight service for the summer vacation period and will announce specific details regarding the Orlando location shortly.
About Pet Airways, Inc.
Pet Airways is the only airline specifically designed for the safe and comfortable transportation of pets. Pet Airways' pawsengers™ travel in the specially equipped main cabin of its planes - where pets are continuously monitored by an In-Flight Pet Attendant and the climate is controlled for maximum pet comfort. With Pet Airways, pet parents can be assured their pets will be treated with tender, loving care by pet professionals throughout the journey. The airline launched flight operations in 2009 and currently serves coast-to-coast destinations across the United States, including Los Angeles, Phoenix, Denver, Omaha, Chicago, Baltimore, New York, Atlanta and Ft. Lauderdale. For more information go to www.petairways.com.
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SOURCE Pet Airways Inc.