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2024
January
30,
2024
| 12:11 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport’s SkyCenter One office building has already been lauded for its environmentally friendly design and construction, but now the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority’s headquarters inside the building has also gained its ow...
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January
05,
2024
| 15:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Travelers on TPA’s Red Side Baggage Claim will experience a temporary traffic shift starting next week as construction on the Red Express Curbsides progresses.Normally the exit lane from Red Side Arrivals, outside the Red Baggage Claim on the first f...
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2023
December
26,
2023
| 18:23 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Travelers headed to pick up their checked luggage at TPA will soon see updates being made across the entire first floor of the Main Terminal.The Bag Claim areas on both the Red and Blue Sides are getting refreshed, with new carpet, lighting, drop cei...
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December
19,
2023
| 12:59 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Jeff Siddle, TPA's Vice President of Planning & Development, and Dan Seeley, TPA's Senior Manager of Construction, have been honored with prestigious awards, marking their exceptional contributions to the airport industry.Jeff was awarded the 2023 Th...
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December
11,
2023
| 20:25 PM Europe/Amsterdam
City, airport and business officials celebrated Monday morning as air ambulance service Jet ICU broke ground on a new $10.5 million headquarters at Tampa International Airport.TPA Executive Vice President for Marketing and Communications Chris Minner...
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November
28,
2023
| 14:58 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport’s travelers are now able to get a good preview of the future as structures on the Main Terminal’s Red Side are rapidly progressing.On the northwest side of the Main Terminal, construction on the Red Express Curbsides build...
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October
27,
2023
| 18:03 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Officials from the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority, Tampa International Airport and Skyport Aviation on Thursday celebrated the grand opening for the Fixed Based Operator’s new hangar at Tampa Executive Airport.The $1.9 million structure adds ...
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September
22,
2023
| 22:36 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport officials joined Sheltair on Thursday at a celebration for the grand opening of four new hangars at the FBO's award-winning facility in Tampa.The $26 million project adds another 77,000 square feet of hangar space and 32,0...
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September
19,
2023
| 16:34 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The security checkpoints at Airsides A and E, both of which were designed and built prior to the security measures imposed by the Transportation Security Administration after 9/11, can sometimes be a bottleneck for TPA’s travelers.These airsides have...
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August
22,
2023
| 14:43 PM Europe/Amsterdam
It’s out with the old and in with the new on the Red Side of TPA’s Main Terminal, as construction crews are working on several pieces of the Red Express Curbside building and the shuttle station for Airside D.The demolition of the old 1970s-era Admin...
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July
17,
2023
| 21:33 PM Europe/Amsterdam
TPA's guests may notice their waits at the gates are a little more comfy while they are kicking back in the Airport's signature seating this summer.The iconic sling seating in the Main Terminal and airsides is being reupholstered, replacing the leath...
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July
07,
2023
| 22:46 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Passengers being picked up from TPA’s Red Side Baggage Claim should be aware of a temporary traffic shift coming next week.Normally the exit lane from Red Side Arrivals, outside the Red Baggage Claim on the first floor of the Main Terminal, is to the...
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June
19,
2023
| 21:39 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Upgrades in Tampa International Airport’s Long Term Parking Garage are hitting their stride with the completion of new moving walkways on Level 4, helping speed travelers along on their way to and from the Main Terminal.The six new pairs of walkways,...
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April
04,
2023
| 15:41 PM Europe/Amsterdam
While the busy Spring Break season is drawing to a close, Tampa International Airport’s improvement plans will keep rolling down the track with very visible upgrades to two sets of Airside shuttles.The red and blue cars carrying travelers to and from...
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March
28,
2023
| 17:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Construction crews are working hard to deliver a new home for international shipping company UPS on the east side of the Tampa International Airport campus.A new 40,000 square-foot cargo building is going up near the Pemco World Air Services hangar o...
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January
13,
2023
| 17:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The next steps in Tampa International Airport’s planned expansion will soon head down a slightly narrower path.As part of the construction for the forthcoming Red Express Curbsides and the Airport’s new Airside D shuttle station, crews will be blocki...
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2022
December
27,
2022
| 18:14 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As TPA’s old Administration Building comes down on the Red Side of the Main Terminal, work is ramping up to prepare the existing structure for the Red Express Curbsides.Airport staff vacated the building earlier this year to move into the new SkyCent...
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November
14,
2022
| 20:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As Tampa International Airport looks to expand along with the region’s future growth, the public will get a chance this Wednesday to dive deeper into TPA’s plans to build its first new airside terminal in nearly 20 years.The meeting is part of Tampa ...
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October
18,
2022
| 14:02 PM Europe/Amsterdam
A major expansion at Sheltair’s Tampa International Airport facility is on schedule one year after breaking ground for new hangars and offices.It’s just in time, too, as the largest privately-held fixed base operator chain in the United States is see...
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September
06,
2022
| 16:31 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Short Term Parking Garage capacity will be limited over the next several months due to construction related to the forthcoming Red Express Curbsides. Signage at the airport will alert drivers if the Short Term Parking Garage is nearing capacity. When...
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August
29,
2022
| 18:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport has taken a couple of big steps toward completing the moving walkways under construction in the Long Term Parking Garage.Earlier this month, the Airport received the first pair of 12 walkways to be installed on Level 4 of ...
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August
22,
2022
| 18:34 PM Europe/Amsterdam
More than 200 builders, vendors, architects, engineers and members of the media packed the Airport’s first Airside D Outreach Event on Thursday, Aug. 18.TPA CEO Joe Lopano welcomed attendees to the public program, aimed to educate design-build firms ...
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August
08,
2022
| 19:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport and the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority collected four awards in the last eight days, bringing home prestigious state and regional honors for innovative projects completed in the past year.TPA swept both of FAC’s J....
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July
25,
2022
| 19:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Prior to the official October solicitation for future Airside D, Tampa International Airport will be hosting an Airside D Program Outreach event to provide more information on the new terminal, which will include the facility's apron, fueling hydrant...
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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
11,
2022
| 19:07 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The final pieces of the giant flamingo-shaped puzzle are coming together.The custom ceiling tiles arrived last month, and after weeks of prep work in ensuring everything is in place underneath, the tiles will be installed within the next couple of we...
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June
06,
2022
| 19:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
VanTrust Real Estate, LLC, in partnership with the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority, JE Dunn Construction and HOK, last week announced that its SkyCenter One building has achieved LEED certification at the Platinum level. LEED (Leadership in En...
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May
17,
2022
| 16:34 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As Tampa International Airport continues to improve and expand its facilities, two private developments are taking shape at TPA following a nationwide trend of growth in aviation and aviation-related business.Sheltair, a TPA-based fixed base operator...
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April
05,
2022
| 16:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
In June of 2021, the monorail in the Long Term Parking Garage was decommissioned for passenger use in order to start Phase 1 of a new project: the installation of new moving walkways. Late last year, crews began shutting down portions of the fourth f...
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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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