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2021
May
17,
2021
| 22:31 PM Europe/Amsterdam
More and more passengers are returning to the sky and Tampa International Airport is beginning to inch closer to its pre-pandemic travel levels. With more guests, comes the potential for longer wait times. Here are three easy things you can do before...
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April
30,
2021
| 15:04 PM Europe/Amsterdam
After serving nearly 21,000 passengers over the past seven months, Tampa International Airport’s COVID-19 testing site will close after Friday, May 7, due to a steady decrease in demand.The BayCare-run site, which launched in October 2020 as the firs...
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April
23,
2021
| 22:06 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When the Tampa International Airport Police Chief initially broke the good news, Officer Jean Tremblay thought the Chief was kidding.“We’re always joking around with each other,” Officer Tremblay said. “I couldn’t believe it.”The big announcement, wh...
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April
20,
2021
| 15:04 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport and its tenants are looking to fill more than 300 available positions on May 4 at one of the Airport’s largest job fairs to date.Available positions include opportunities with the TPA's shops, restaurants, rental car opera...
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April
19,
2021
| 20:37 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Peggy Kaufman has been a volunteer at TPA since 2012 and says the best part of her job is seeing reunions between loved ones or watching grandparents meeting their new grandchild. "Being a frequent traveler myself, I liked the idea of assisting trave...
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April
12,
2021
| 20:57 PM Europe/Amsterdam
She’s part of a team that works quietly in the background, often only seen about once a year or so by most. And her work is critical in ensuring top safety and security standards at Tampa International Airport.Meet Amy Puyo, one of four Airport Crede...
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April
12,
2021
| 20:14 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport will celebrate 50 years of serving the Tampa Bay community on Thursday with giveaways, a sweepstakes drawing and special surprises for travelers passing through the terminal that day. The Airport’s Main Terminal building o...
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April
09,
2021
| 20:47 PM Europe/Amsterdam
One year ago – on April 9, 2020 – fewer than 1,500 passengers passed through Tampa International Airport, its lowest point as part of the longest sustained traffic drop in Airport history. Global fear of COVID-19 was at its peak as many planes sat em...
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April
02,
2021
| 19:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The CDC on April 2 announced that Americans who are fully vaccinated can travel “at low risk to themselves.” This is welcome news to travelers who have been eagerly awaiting the green light to safely book those long-awaited vacations and peace of min...
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March
30,
2021
| 14:58 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.The hours of operation for BayCare Health System’s COVID-19 testing center at Tampa International ...
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March
29,
2021
| 21:44 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Construction on TPA’s innovative express curbsides is moving rapidly with some of the biggest – and most complicated – elements in the rear-view mirror.In early March, construction crews with Hensel Phelps finished the last of five major roadway deto...
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March
22,
2021
| 20:30 PM Europe/Amsterdam
For Michael Mitchell, describing his general aviation maintenance job duties is fairly straightforward.“Anything and everything,” he laughs.He’s not really joking.While a big part of the job is maintaining the airfield with routine mowing and paintin...
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March
22,
2021
| 20:18 PM Europe/Amsterdam
At Hillsborough County’s three general aviation airports, the future is looking optimistic – even strong.After an initial dip in early 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, flight operations are ticking up, airplane fuel is flowing and several impressiv...
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March
08,
2021
| 22:23 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Imagine trading in a used Honda with 300,000 miles on it - reliable though it may have been - for a brand new Tesla. It’s faster, more efficient and, of course, it’s got that new car smell. That’s essentially what Tampa International Airport is doing...
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March
08,
2021
| 20:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Ever since Tampa native Veronica Hamilton was a sophomore in high school, she dreamed of a career in law enforcement.“I just knew it was for me,” says Hamilton. “A job where there was constant activity and excitement, while at the same time you’re al...
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February
22,
2021
| 22:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The furniture is in, the landscaping complete and the music is already being piped through the building.After months of construction, the SkyCenter atrium is nearly complete.The new atrium provides a key link between the SkyConnect system at the Rent...
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February
22,
2021
| 21:38 PM Europe/Amsterdam
After a thorough and rigorous review process, the Tampa International Airport Police Department is officially reaccredited by the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement (CFA).Recognized as the premier state law enforcement accreditation program in th...
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February
16,
2021
| 14:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The tweets and Instagram posts bring surprising breaks in the day, unexpected nuggets of comedy coming from an airport, of all places.Be it a play off the Art Basel Banana, a brilliant spin off of a popular meme or a poem about the Tampa Bay Buccanee...
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February
09,
2021
| 15:07 PM Europe/Amsterdam
A year of planning and preparation. Thousands of volunteers and excited fans. Hundreds of private planes. Countless VIPs. The Super Bowl is more than football's biggest stage - it's also a time for the host city's airport to shine. That's exactly wha...
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February
09,
2021
| 14:52 PM Europe/Amsterdam
In the world of aviation, there are few individuals who have broken more barriers along the way than Bessie Coleman.Born in Texas in 1892, Coleman moved to Chicago at age 23 to try and make a better life for herself. When her brothers came home from ...
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February
01,
2021
| 22:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport on Feb. 2 will begin supporting the enforcement of a federal face mask mandate that includes penalties for passengers and others who refuse to wear a face mask.Refusing to wear a mask at the Airport is a violation of feder...
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January
26,
2021
| 15:17 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Can you smell that? Mustard? Beer? Newly painted turf?Super Bowl LV is just a couple of weeks away, and like most of the Tampa Bay region, Tampa International Airport is ready for the big game. But what does it really mean to host something as big as...
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January
25,
2021
| 22:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Construction crews are finishing work on a new airfield bridge project that will add a key connection between Tampa International Airport’s main runways, making it easier, safer and more efficient for planes to navigate the airfield.The Taxiway A Bri...
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January
12,
2021
| 15:55 PM Europe/Amsterdam
After more than a year of planning, Tampa International Airport is preparing to welcome two NFL teams to its airfield and an influx of visitors to its terminals for Super Bowl LV. While the COVID-19 pandemic has prompted some shifting and changes to ...
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January
06,
2021
| 22:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Today, TPA joined with the Florida Attorney General and the global organization It’s a Penalty to launch a campaign designed to raise awareness of the pervasiveness of human trafficking in Tampa Bay and the State of Florida.Tampa has the 12th highest...
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January
04,
2021
| 17:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
NEW CLOSURE DATE: The closure of the Howard Frankland Bridge for Jan. 9 and Jan. 10 has been postponed. The closure will now take place beginning at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16 until noon on Sunday, Jan. 17.Attention Tampa International Airport traveler...
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2020
December
22,
2020
| 15:41 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Andrew Fizell has enjoyed working at TPA at his position as an airport traffic specialist for nearly two years. The satisfaction of assisting guests and meeting new people makes every day unique, he said.So when he was asked by Traffic Manager Robert...
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December
14,
2020
| 22:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
1. I need to fly to another state or country. How will I know the COVID-19 requirements/restrictions upon arrival?Many states and cities accross the U.S. have different travel restrictions in place. The CDC has compiled the most up-to-date info here ...
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December
14,
2020
| 20:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Projects and Grants team in TPA’s Finance Department was looking for a new way to connect – and to give back to the community.They found both this year, and helped out countless families in need, by volunteering on recently at Metropolitan Minist...
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December
07,
2020
| 22:17 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Chris Giokas has held many roles throughout his 15-year career at Tampa International Airport, but all seem to share a common theme: helping people.He got his start at the Airport as a Public Safety Dispatcher in the Airport Operations Center (AOC) i...
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