Memphis flights coming soon to Columbia

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 | 6:50 p.m. CDT; updated 2:21 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — About four months after Columbia learned that Mesa Air would discontinue its flights to and from Kansas City, a decision has finally been made as to which air carrier will take its place. On Tuesday, Mesaba Airlines of Eagan, Minn., won the contract to provide essential air service at Columbia Regional Airport for at least the next two years.