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2021
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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June
03,
2021
| 19:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
One of the world's newest airlines has taken to the skies - and Tampa International Airport played a major role in getting it there.As the home to Breeze Airways inaugural flight, from TPA to Charleston, Tampa International Airport is a significant p...
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June
01,
2021
| 17:13 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Today marks the official start of the 2021 hurricane season and getting an airport ready looks a lot like what it might look like at your own home – plus an airplane or two, of course. Here are five things TPA does to prepare for tropical weather:Upd...
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May
21,
2021
| 14:11 PM Europe/Amsterdam
A brand new airline is joining the industry and its inaugural market is Tampa Bay.Introducing itself as a “Seriously Nice” U.S. carrier from JetBlue founder David Neeleman, Breeze Airways today unveiled its debut network, comprising 39 nonstop routes...
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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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May
17,
2021
| 15:43 PM Europe/Amsterdam
It’s the voice that wishes you safe travels before your flight and welcomes you back home after vacation. It’s always there - ready to greet passengers every day, no matter where they’re flying or why. The honor of voicing TPA’s shuttle messages has ...
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May
03,
2021
| 21:16 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport is in the process of updating the ceilings above all of its existing curbsides. The new look, pictured above, brings more light and a cleaner, sleeker look. ...
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May
03,
2021
| 20:47 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Editor's Note: The CDC on May 13 reitterated the previous TSA mandate requiring all people, including fully-vaccinated children and adults over the age of 2, traveling in buses, trains and airplanes must continue to wear a mask.  The Transportation S...
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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
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
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
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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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
The hours of operation for BayCare Health System’s COVID-19 testing center at Tampa International Airport will change next month as demand for the tests decreases among TPA travelers.Beginning April 1, the testing center will operate six days a week:...
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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
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
12,
2021
| 20:50 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Austin is a city known for its live music, outdoor activities and overall "weird" nature, but the food scene in this city is just as hot as its summer weather. Whether you're looking for a snack in between sets or that post-hike hunger strikes, Austi...
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March
01,
2021
| 22:02 PM Europe/Amsterdam
With COVID-19 uncertainty and restrictions still solidly affixed around the globe, Tampa International Airport officials are expecting a modest increase – but an increase, nonetheless – in passengers traveling this upcoming Spring Break season.The of...
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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
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
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
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
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
07,
2021
| 15:56 PM Europe/Amsterdam
On Jan. 8, Copa Airlines resumed nonstop service to Panama City, Panama, giving TPA passengers access to 21 destinations in 12 countries across Central and South America. The flights to Panama-Tocumen International Airport (PTY) will operate twice we...
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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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