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Fly XNA with Alex Holder English
Episode 14111th October 2021 • I am Northwest Arkansas • Randy Wilburn
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About this Episode:

The pandemic has been delayed or postponed a lot over the last 20 months and today’s episode is no exception.

We originally sat down with Alex Holder English, Public Relations and Marketing Specialist with XNA Northwest Arkansas National Airport, in February 2020. Rob Smith from the NWA Council joined us as well. We had a great conversation about the growth and trajectory of the airport and the region as a whole. We planned to release that episode but then air travel around the nation ground to a halt so we decided to delay the release of this episode. 

Fast forward 20 months and we found time to sit down with Alex and discuss some of the changes to air travel and updates that have been made at the airport including the upcoming airport expansion and facelift that will make it easier to enter the terminal from the parking lot and parking garage. 

If you’ve ever had a question about the airport or what airlines will be coming our way - We’re looking at you Southwest - this is the podcast episode to listen to. 

Alex doesn’t disappoint.

All this and more on this episode of I am Northwest Arkansas.

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Alex English Email

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Fly XNA Website

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