Security

Important Information Regarding Security Checkpoints

All passengers departing out of Syracuse Hancock International Airport should follow each airline’s recommended guidelines for when to arrive at the airport prior to a scheduled flight. At a minimum, passengers should arrive at the security checkpoint at least 90 minutes prior to their scheduled departure time.

Syracuse Hancock International Airport has one centralized security checkpoint that screens passengers traveling out of all gates. The checkpoint is accessed through the central lobby of the airport and is located on the second floor.

TSATransportation Security Administration Guidelines

For information about security at airports and how to be prepared, please visit the Transportation Security Administration’s Traveler Information page.

Public Safety

Security services at the airport are provided by G4S, one of the nation’s leading private security companies. Uniformed security staff are available throughout the airport property. If you have an emergency, please call 911.

Unattended Baggage
Due to security measures mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the Transportation Security Administration, it is not permissible to leave any baggage unattended, for any period of time.

Unattended Vehicles
Due to security measures mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration, vehicles may not be left unattended in front of the airport terrminal. Unattended vehicles may be ticketed and towed. If you have a special need that requires assistance, please contact the Syracuse Police Department Airport Division at 315-454-3263.