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Lakeshore Express to offer express flights between Waterford, Chicago

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SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WJBK) -

Add another option for travelers taking a weekend getaway to the Windy City.

Starting June 7, Lakeshore Express will sell individual tickets for charter flights between the Oakland County International Airport in Waterford Twp. to Chicago's Midway Airport.

Chicago Business Journal reports the walk-up one-way launch fare is $109, compared to the current walk-up one-way fare on United Airlines of $248.

The Chicago-based Lakeshore Express plans to use a Saab 340B aircraft that seats 30 passengers. The flights will also offer no baggage fees, first-class legroom, free snacks and cocktails.

Online: www.lakeshoreexpress.com

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