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2021
October
22,
2021
| 15:42 PM Europe/Amsterdam
In a multimillion-dollar investment to serve the needs of the Tampa Bay community, Sheltair has hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to mark a milestone in the construction of its new 100,000 square foot hangar and office expansion at Tampa International...
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October
18,
2021
| 22:04 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport is looking to fill nearly 30 positions in maintenance roles including:Automated Systems TechnicianElectrician IElectrician IIElectronics Technician IIMultitrades Worker II-Building MaintenanceMultitrades Worker III-Electri...
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October
15,
2021
| 18:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The White House today announced it will lift travel restrictions on Nov. 8 for fully vaccinated foreign travelers entering the U.S., paving the way for TPA’s European carriers to recommence service to the Tampa Bay region.The new rules will require a...
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October
12,
2021
| 15:36 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Hillsborough County Aviation Authority has now reached a 92 percent rate of vaccinated employees thanks to a robust educational campaign and incentive program aimed to reduce the spread of COVID-19 among its workforce.The 616 Authority employees,...
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September
30,
2021
| 18:23 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa Bay’s connection to mainland Europe is coming back in December with the launch of new nonstop service to Frankfurt, Germany aboard Eurowings Discover, the Lufthansa Group’s new leisure airline.The four-times-per-week service, set to begin Dec. ...
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September
28,
2021
| 17:52 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Low-fare carrier Frontier Airlines today announced five new nonstop routes from Tampa International Airport to Bloomington, Illinois; Columbus, Ohio; Green Bay, Wisconsin; New York-LaGuardia and Rochester, New York. With the addition of this new serv...
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September
28,
2021
| 16:30 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport is in the midst of an air service bonanza.On the strength of the Tampa Bay market and TPA’s resiliency, TPA is expecting to add nearly a dozen new flights in the coming months aboard two of the Airport’s ultra-low cost car...
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September
22,
2021
| 18:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport is once again No. 2 among the nation’s large airports, according to the J.D. Power 2021 North America Airport Satisfaction Study released today. TPA maintained the second-best status after being named No. 2 in 2020, up fro...
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September
14,
2021
| 15:04 PM Europe/Amsterdam
In many of the communities they serve, small general aviation airports go largely unnoticed. Without the buzzing of Cessnas and Pipers overhead, many residents wouldn’t even know they’re there.But these little airports are doing more for the world of...
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September
13,
2021
| 17:59 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Flying a drone is something like flying a power-saw with a camera, or so TPA’s Operations Manager Nevada Smith says.While drones can be fun and take amazing photos, they are most certainly not toys and there is a lot to understand and respect about t...
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September
07,
2021
| 16:40 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport is getting ready to welcome four new public works of art to help beautify the Airport’s existing spaces and bring to life its new facilities.Before the end of the year, TPA will unveil three newly commissioned works of art...
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September
07,
2021
| 15:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport expects to see growth in passengers, revenues and other areas of recovery, according to the Hillsborough County Aviation Authoirity's Fiscal Year 2022 Capital and Operating Budget. The budget was approved by the Board of D...
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August
31,
2021
| 14:21 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport’s first Airport-wide hiring day had something that had been missing from previous efforts: A line of applicants.By 9 a.m., when the fair was set to open, a line of jobseekers had gathered outside the event space, curling 5...
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August
19,
2021
| 14:46 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport on Thursday announced the addition of a brand new airline and a never-before-served route to New Haven, Connecticut.Starting Nov. 8, TPA's first and only nonstop to New Haven will launch on Avelo Airlines, a carrier that d...
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August
17,
2021
| 18:47 PM Europe/Amsterdam
TPA has changed the game of airport shops and restaurants, bringing fashion, local food favorites and even beer brewed on-site. Did know you could get merchandise from your favorite team or a cocktail that ONLY TPA has? Check out the nine things you ...
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August
17,
2021
| 17:51 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Space at SkyCenter One, the new nine-story office located at Tampa International Airport, is starting to fill up quickly.Last month, the building added its fourth tenant – Flad Architects – bringing the total leased space up to about 134,089 square f...
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August
10,
2021
| 15:57 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport and its tenants on Wednesday are looking to hire approximately 950 positions in the airport's largest and broadest hiring day yet.More than 30 companies will look to meet the needs of TPA's rapidly growing passenger number...
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July
26,
2021
| 22:47 PM Europe/Amsterdam
After seeing passenger numbers soar to records for years leading up to the last, a precipitous drop in spring of 2020 dashed Tampa International Airports’ projections for another year of growth. Business dropped by more than 90 percent at one point a...
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July
23,
2021
| 18:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Federal officials have extended its mask mandate for airline flights and public transportation, including Tampa International Airport, into January. The Transportation Security Administration's order had previously been set to expire on Sept. 13.In r...
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July
19,
2021
| 21:55 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Hillsborough County Aviation Authority scooped two big wins this past weekend as the Florida Department of Transportation named Tampa International Airport CEO Joe Lopano its Aviation Director of the Year and Tampa Executive Airport won General A...
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July
07,
2021
| 13:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport will resume operations earlier than expected, at 8:30 a.m., after temporarily halting all flights due to Tropical Storm Elsa.TPA’s Operations team made the determination to open early after evaluating the airfield and airp...
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July
06,
2021
| 17:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Tampa Bay Lightning are up 3-1 and heading back to Tampa for an opportunity to keep Lord Stanley in Tampa Bay for another year! From airfield logos to Thunder Bug hugs, the team spirit runs deep at TPA.Last week, TPA hosted the Lightning on our a...
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July
06,
2021
| 14:23 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Due to the latest forecast of Tropical Storm Elsa, which includes wind speeds of up to 65 to 70 miles per hour, Tampa International Airport will be suspending commercial operations at 5 p.m. tonight and suspending air cargo operations by 10 p.m.At th...
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July
02,
2021
| 15:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Casey Phillips is used to hearing her voice on TV, radio and speakers.Now she can add a new one to the list: Hearing her voice on an airport shuttle.“Believe it or not, sitting on the tram is how I knew I wanted to live here," said Casey Phillips, wh...
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June
25,
2021
| 13:04 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Spirit Airlines announced today it will launch nonstop daily flights between Tampa International Airport and Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport beginning this fall.The low-cost carrier is the third airline at TPA to offer service to Milwaukee, ...
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June
22,
2021
| 17:03 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The first tenants at SkyCenter One are moving in.Late last week, VanTrust Real Estate received the all-important Certificate of Occupancy from the City of Tampa, clearing the way for tenants to officially move into the Westshore district’s newest off...
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June
22,
2021
| 16:22 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Air travel is back in a big way at Tampa International Airport, and passengers are feeling it in the longer lines at TSA checkpoints, coffee stands and other areas that seemed to move much faster before the pandemic.While certain times during the day...
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June
14,
2021
| 22:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Want to get to LA? Beginning later this October, Tampa International Airport will have four different ways to get to the SoCal City.On Oct. 31, United Airlines will begin nonstop daily flights to LAX, joining Alaska Airlines, American Airlines and De...
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June
10,
2021
| 15:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
From the east to the west coast (and somewhere in between), American Airlines is adding three new nonstop routes from Tampa International Airport.On Thursday, American Airlines announced nonstop daily service to Los Angeles (LAX) beginning Oct. 7, an...
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June
10,
2021
| 14:02 PM Europe/Amsterdam
One of Tampa Bay's most hotly demanded routes is now coming to Tampa International Airport.On Thursday, Alaska Airlines announced it will begin offering nonstop service between Tampa and Portland beginning Dec. 16.This service connects Tampa Bay with...
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