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HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The Myrtle Beach International Airport has obtained an A-rating from Standard & Poor, on Horry County, S.C.'s Airport Revenue Bonds.

The agency reports that the airport is outstanding and strong ratings are attributed from factors including "low cost per emplaned passengers, projected to be no higher that a moderate $7.73 through 2016. Adopted policies and managements practices have also contributed to this high rating.

"This fantastic rating is a testament to the hard and dedicated work by the entire staff at Horry County Department of Airports,"said Pat Apone, interim director of airports. "It is important for the airport to retain a strong rating, and works closely with its airline partners to ensure the financial environment at Myrtle Beach International Airport remains conducive to a strong aviation marketplace." -MYR Press Release

More information about this report can be found at : www.standardandpoors.com/ratingsdirect

About the Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR)

The Myrtle Beach International Airport is a full-service facility that serves as the gateway to the Grand Strand. The Myrtle Beach International Airport is owned by Horry County and operated by the Department of Airports. MYR is served by Allegiant Air, Delta Air Lines, Porter Airlines, Spirit, United Airlines, US Airways and WestJet offering non-stop service to over 25 cities.-MYR Press Release

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