The Dallas Morning News published a story stating Rochester International Airport is one of five airports in where American Airlines might add flights, thanks to grants from the federal government’s Small Community Air Service Development Program. The airport confirmed talks about a Texas flight are ongoing, but did not say what airline might provide the service.
The first Sun Country Boeing 737-800 landed at Rochester International Airport ahead of Sun Country's first flight from Rochester to Ft. Myers on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022. Thursday's flight in and out of Rochester was the first time Sun Country planes touched down in Rochester. On Friday, Feb. 4, Sun Country's first flight to Phoenix, Arizona, will take off from Rochester.