Direct Air First Officer Wing
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 2007-2012
Southern Sky Air Tours, d/b/a Direct Air (Myrtle Beach Direct Air at the time) was an airline based in Myrtle Beach, SC. Direct Air started in 2007 and leased aircraft with charter airlines. Direct Air's flights were operated by Sky King, inc., Xtra Airways, World Atlantic Airlines and USA Jet. On March 12, 2012 Direct Air ceased operations, stranding many of its passengers. The airline planned to resume operations on May 15, 2012, although this was contested by the DOT.The charter carrier was subject to Chapter 7 Liqidation on April 12, 2012.