Although Allegiant Air is still flying out of Santa Maria Public Airport to two destinations with return flights twice a week, airline passenger traffic is less than half of what it would normally be.

Airport manager Chris Hastert, however, said he’s hopeful that light will soon be breaking through the clouds.

New destinations are being added within the next five months, Hastert said, and he’s hoping the start of COVID-19 vaccinations will allow travelers to take to the air again.

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