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2020
October
13,
2020
| 00:28 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Steel is flying, concrete is flowing and progress on Tampa International Airport’s innovative express curbside expansion is beginning to take shape nicely. The blue side curbside project will add eight lanes for passengers without checked luggage,...
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October
12,
2020
| 23:56 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport continues to see a slow but steady uptick in passengers as the air travel industry rolls out new safety initiatives and airlines restore service throughout the country. Over the past week, TPA has seen its three highest...
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October
06,
2020
| 15:42 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When Alejandro Rivera started with the Aviation Authority 15 years ago, he didn’t anticipate his then-role as a Tradesworker to blossom into his current role as an Airfield Maintenance Supervisor. But with his daily hard work, positive attitude and t...
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October
05,
2020
| 22:04 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Alexandra Bouzas was about to board her flight from Newark when she stopped by TPA’s COVID-19 testing site. Her friend she was visiting in New Jersey saw an article about the testing pilot so she decided get the rapid antigen test before boarding Thu...
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September
29,
2020
| 16:19 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport, in partnership with BayCare Health System, announced the launch of the country’s first airport testing pilot that will offer two types of FDA-approved COVID-19 tests for all departing and arriving passengers. The testi...
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September
21,
2020
| 18:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport continues to take advantage of a drop in passenger traffic to advance critical construction projects that will help better position the Airport for years to come. Over the past six months, TPA has made rapid progress on...
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September
18,
2020
| 19:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Anthony Alonso is the first to admit: The Aviation Authority has been good to him. Shortly after starting his job as a Traffic Specialist in 2008, the Tampa native took advantage of the Authority’s tuition reimbursement benefit and earned his Bach...
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September
08,
2020
| 16:19 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport saw a slight but significant uptick in Labor Day travelers over the long weekend, including its highest daily count since traffic plummeted in late March. Between Thursday, Sept. 3, and Monday, Sept. 7, more than 117,00...
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September
01,
2020
| 16:14 PM Europe/Amsterdam
In the two short years she has worked at TPA as a Traffic Specialist, Melaney Giraldo has seen a lot of changes. To go from the Airport's busiest holiday traffic period in late 2019 to one of the slowest this past spring took some adjustment. "I l...
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August
31,
2020
| 15:48 PM Europe/Amsterdam
On March 2, TPA’s Airport Operations Center Training & Compliance Manager Tony D’Aiuto welcomed his second AOC Training Academy class since launching the innovative new-hire program last year. Then the COVID-19 pandemic took hold of daily life, cr...
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August
24,
2020
| 20:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Two named storms swirling in the Gulf this week serve as a fitting reminder that peak hurricane season is here and it could impact your travel plans. Hurricane season, which runs from June through November, typically peaks in mid-August through la...
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August
24,
2020
| 17:11 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Why do you wear a mask? Is it for your grandmother? Your brother? Your kids? If you're like some of our passengers, you might be wearing it to protect those around you or yourself - or maybe you're wearing it because the sign outside of the Airpor...
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August
18,
2020
| 15:41 PM Europe/Amsterdam
"The passenger volume at TPA has gone down dramatically and it has changed the way we live and breathe – quite literally. What hasn’t changed is how critical our work is to keeping everyone safe. The most important part of my job is going home – and ...
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August
18,
2020
| 14:49 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Executive Vice President of Facilities Al Illustrato has announced his retirement from Tampa International Airport after more than three decades of service. Illustrato has been with the airport for 31 years and leaves as one of the highest-ranking...
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August
11,
2020
| 17:43 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The SkyCenter One office project hit a major construction milestone last week when crews lifted the final steel beam, officially topping out the nine-story structure. The event took no more than ten minutes - but was years in the making. “This ...
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August
11,
2020
| 15:32 PM Europe/Amsterdam
“Lots of things have changed. I have never seen it so empty in the 13 years I have been here. Social distancing is important, but it’s also hard for me. I’m from France, where hugging and kissing on the cheeks is a normal greeting. We all are getting...
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July
27,
2020
| 22:08 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Visitors to Tampa International Airport can expect to see heavy roadway construction and detours in the coming months as part of an effort to upgrade to the Airport’s roadways. The work, which is scheduled to begin Aug. 2, involves replacing ten l...
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July
21,
2020
| 15:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
TPA’s runways and taxiways are covered in lights, markings and paint. To travelers, these features might not mean much, but to pilots, they are the scriptures that guide safe takeoffs and landings. Airfield Maintenance employees, Andre Davis and A...
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July
14,
2020
| 15:17 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Meet Tampa International Airport Police Department Officer John Preyer and his four-legged partner, K9 Barclay. They are among the many Frontline Faces on the job for the passengers and employees at TPA.Outstanding individuals like Officer Preyer and...
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July
13,
2020
| 22:40 PM Europe/Amsterdam
With a wall of monitors constantly flickering updates and an endless stream of phone calls, the large team inside TPA’s Airport Operations Center plays a vital role in keeping the Airport humming along. They also play a major role in communicating...
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July
07,
2020
| 15:36 PM Europe/Amsterdam
"You’d think that the airfield would be quieter these days, but that’s really not the case. Sure, there are fewer planes in the air, but on the ground we’re doing more preventative maintenance and construction. We’re spending a lot of time closing ru...
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June
26,
2020
| 15:27 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Angela Villavicencio and Gonzalo Martin have been together for 12 years, but Angela spent five of those in the U.S. waiting for Gonzalo to receive permission to leave Cuba.  Though they spent plenty of time apart, Gonzalo says the distance, while ...
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June
26,
2020
| 15:27 PM Europe/Amsterdam
In accordance with a City of Tampa Executive Order, face coverings are now required for all at Tampa International Airport, including guests and passengers traveling through the terminals and facilities. Tampa Mayor Jane Castor set the city-wide o...
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June
26,
2020
| 15:26 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Update as of 7/6/2020: Travelers flying into Chicago from Florida are required to quarantine for a 14-day period. Travelers from Chicago to Florida are not required to self-quarantine. For the latest info, please visit this site. Travelers headed ...
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June
26,
2020
| 15:26 PM Europe/Amsterdam
With COVID-19 cases on the rise in Florida, city and county leaders around the Tampa Bay area are tightening safety restrictions and enacting ordinances requiring residents and visitors to wear face coverings or masks. Face masks or coverings may kee...
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June
17,
2020
| 01:10 AM Europe/Amsterdam
The consequences for failing to properly wear a face mask vary by airline but could include suspension of flying privileges. Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines will soon im...
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June
15,
2020
| 22:39 PM Europe/Amsterdam
After weathering one of the steepest drops in the industry’s history, Tampa International Airport is starting to see passenger numbers steadily climb back up. Now, with two months of sustained growth, there’s reason for optimism that TPA is headed...
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June
15,
2020
| 16:27 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport’s shops and restaurants are reopening, and in true Tampa form, the first one back is a bar designed to look like a pirate ship. On Wednesday, June 10, TPA reopened Gasparilla Bar, on Airside F. The reopening comes af...
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June
09,
2020
| 15:45 PM Europe/Amsterdam
“Passenger traffic has obviously gone up and down over these past couple of months, but I believe the Airport has changed for the better by adding cleaner practices and better hygiene for every employee and customer,” said Matthew Cleveland of TPA’s ...
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June
04,
2020
| 16:57 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The impacts of COVID-19 can be felt throughout the travel and tourism industry – and Tampa International Airport is no exception. As part of an effort to mitigate these effects, the Airport on Thursday presented a plan to defer or delete roughly $...
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