HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - Silver Airways passengers here in Huntsville will be traveling on a new aircraft out of Huntsville International.
The new ATR 42-600 aircraft took its first departure out of Huntsville Tuesday morning.
HSV is one of the first airports Silver Airlines has debuted its new fleet.
Officials say there is a lot to love about the newer aircraft. Airport spokeswoman Jana Kuner said the new plane it a smoother ride with more leg room and overhead bin space.
Silver Airways came to HSV last summer, offering cheaper fares out of north Alabama.