Articles tagged with 'Airport-amenities' | Tampa Airport

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2022
July
25,
2022
| 20:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
After a years-long pilot program, biometric screening is now ready for use at some of Tampa International Airport's gates.Implementing this technology for departures is one of the latest initiatives TPA has undertaken to improve efficiency, safety an...
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July
19,
2022
| 16:52 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Work on another big expansion is now underway at Tampa International Airport.After completing the Blue Express Curbsides project last year, crews will begin preparations to build a Red Express Curbsides facility on the opposite side of the Airport. “...
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July
01,
2022
| 18:13 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Things are heating up at Tampa International Airport, and we’re not just talking about the number of passengers streaming through our doors. With temperatures reaching the sweltering 90s, TPA has put its cooling mechanisms in overdrive, bringing you ...
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February
17,
2022
| 23:33 PM Europe/Amsterdam
TPA’s new Blue Express Curbsides have enhanced the passenger journey by allowing those without checked bags to skip the ticketing or baggage claim level and head straight to their gate or to a less congested curbside. Both departing or arriving passe...
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2021
November
02,
2021
| 13:48 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport's Blue Express Curbsides are a convenient innovation meant to decongest the terminal while enhancing the passenger journey. They allow passengers to bypass the ticketing level and head straight to the Transfer Level of the...
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October
20,
2021
| 14:48 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport will soon debut the new Blue Express Curbsides dedicated exclusively for passengers without checked bags, making TPA the first airport in the country to launch this innovative feature for its passengers. The eight Blue Exp...
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April
05,
2021
| 15:52 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport is debuting a new online booking tool for parking that will, for the first time, offer passengers discounted rates, contactless convenience and future perks.Guests can book online by clicking the parking banner at TampaAir...
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March
29,
2021
| 15:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
TPA’s biggest restaurant is now open in the Main Terminal – and passengers are pretty excited.P. F. Chang’s is the latest of more than nearly three dozen restaurants to reopen since since the COVID-19 pandemic dropped passenger levels to a slow trick...
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March
29,
2021
| 15:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Passengers, visitors and employees at Tampa International Airport can now have food delivered directly to them throughout any Airport location with a new online ordering service.The new program, dubbed TPA to Go, offers customers a touchless, conveni...
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March
29,
2021
| 14:29 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The newly completed SkyCenter Atrium, in many ways, is an unexpected delight.Featuring four stories of glass windows, vast open spaces and clean, modernist architecture, the building is visually striking and breathtaking in its scale. Now, it also se...
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March
01,
2021
| 21:21 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Airports Council International today named Tampa International Airport one of the most hygienic airports in North America as part of the organization’s annual Airport Service Quality awards.Only 33 airports across the globe and five others in North A...
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February
18,
2021
| 19:44 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport’s SkyConnect flock got a little bit bigger this week with the addition of its two newest members: The Sandhill Crane and Anhinga.On Feb. 16, TPA welcomed four new train cars – two with larger-than-life depictions of the Sa...
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January
14,
2021
| 16:29 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport will soon become the first airport in the country to offer 5G mobile speeds to passengers across the nation's three major cellular carriers.The dramatically enhanced service will provide some of the fastest internet speeds...
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January
11,
2021
| 20:40 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport’s public art is meant to create a sense of place for passersby, providing a first-look at what Tampa Bay has to offer or sending them away with one last memory of their visit to the region.And that’s exactly what artist Sh...
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January
11,
2021
| 14:39 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Early Monday morning, crews opened a new walkway connecting the Long Term Parking Garage to the Main Terminal transfer level.This walkway replaces two smaller walkways that previously connected the garage to the terminal and it is one of the first pu...
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2020
December
31,
2020
| 19:02 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Editor's Note: The TPA COVID-19 testing site closed operations on May 7, 2021. Visit the Florida Dept. of Health for testing locations and availability.Tampa International Airport and BayCare Health System today announced the expansion of the airport...
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December
28,
2020
| 20:43 PM Europe/Amsterdam
We couldn't have predicted the many things we took for granted would be gone in a flash in 2020. Our passenger numbers plunged, our international routes all but disappeared and many of the things we love most about Tampa International Airport changed...
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December
17,
2020
| 18:53 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As Tampa International Airport prepares for its busy Christmas and New Year’s travel period, the Airport would like to remind passengers to follow CDC guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In addition to mandating face masks and social distan...
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December
01,
2020
| 16:45 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa Bay is home to a growing number of new and local brands, and that doesn't stop when you arrive at Tampa International Airport. After a multi-year renovation, we have completely reimagined our shops and restaurants with a greater emphasis on all...
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November
30,
2020
| 16:01 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Finding a convenient and comfortable spot for traveling pups to do their business can be stressful for passengers on the move.Not any more.Earlier this month, Tampa International Airport debuted new (and long-awaited) service animal relief areas at t...
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October
19,
2020
| 21:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As airports across the country are beginning to see more travelers return to skies, concessions operators are increasing dining and shopping options for their guests.Tampa International Airport is doing the same as it saw its highest passenger number...
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October
19,
2020
| 20:41 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Traveler's Aid Desk at Tampa International Airport helps out thousands of needy passengers each and every year.On Oct. 16, the volunteer-driven service received some much-appreciated help with a $10,000 donation from Signature Flight Support, a f...
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September
23,
2020
| 20:55 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The results are in and Tampa International Airport is once again among the best airports in North America for passenger satisfaction.  TPA ranked #2 among large airports in North America by J.D. Power’s 2020 North America Airport Satisfaction Stud...
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September
10,
2020
| 15:01 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport earlier this month debuted a new family-friendly amenity: Dedicated nursing rooms for traveling mothers. On Sept. 8, TPA opened three new nursing rooms, including locations in the Main Terminal, Airside E and F. Additio...
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August
20,
2020
| 16:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport is helping make the passenger experience smoother – and even more touch-free. Earlier this month, TPA unveiled the second of four banks of electronic gates that will help the Airport manage passengers heading to each ai...
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August
17,
2020
| 16:56 PM Europe/Amsterdam
There's something about waffle fries and a chicken sandwich before or after a flight – at least according to Tampa International Airport passengers.  Already the Airport’s busiest restaurant, guests can now get "mor chikin" with just a few clicks ...
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August
10,
2020
| 17:56 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport's TSA team is now using a new, one-stop authentication tool to streamline passenger screening and eliminate the need to show multiple travel documents. The new Credential Authentication Technology units, known as CATs, ...
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July
17,
2020
| 17:22 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport has once again landed among America’s best airports, according to Travel & Leisure magazine. TPA claimed the #4 spot for 2020 in the publication’s annual World’s Best Awards survey, which asks Travel & Leisure readers t...
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July
16,
2020
| 16:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As passengers mask up, maintain social distance and prepare for takeoff, miles and miles of touched escalator handrails disappear into the abyss somewhere far beyond the purview of the traveler’s eye. With TPA’s newest cleaning device, those handrail...
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June
19,
2020
| 16:38 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Here’s a look at five – okay, six – projects that will improve your trip through Tampa International Airport. Fresh new ticketing counters TPA is in the process of modernizing the dated ticketing counters on the Transfer Level, including all ba...
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