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MYR falls slightly on list of "Most Affordable" airports

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Myrtle Beach International Airport has once again found  itself on a list because of flight cost affordability. 

The Fifth Annual Airport Affordability Index from cheapflights.com looked at average plane ticket prices it's site users found during the month of June. It used this data to rank 101 of the most popular airports in the United States. This gives travelers a little extra insight into the cheapest departure and arrival points.

Last year MYR ranked number two on the list of most affordable. This year it falls to rank ninth, with an average airfare of $287. Charleston International ranks first, with an average airfare of $191, a big jump from ranking 30th in 2013.

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