Recent News

SYR Announces Passenger Traffic Increase

The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) today announced that passenger traffic at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) is up over 18 percent for the month of April, compared to April 2017. These numbers are the highest the airport has seen in over 10 years. In addition to the 18 percent increase for the month of […]

SYR Holds Emergency Exercise

Syracuse International Airport will be holding an emergency training exercise on the evening of May 9, 2018. The exercise will begin at 10pm on May 9th and end at 3:15am on the morning of May 10, 2018. This exercise is designed for airport security and emergency response personnel. The training exercise will not interfere with […]

SYR Hosts Taxi Service Program Informational Sessions

Syracuse International Airport will be hosting informational sessions for a new Taxi Service Program that will be implemented at the airport. Individuals that are seeking to operate at the airport as a taxi service provider will be required to apply for a permit that will be issued by the Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA). Permit […]

Frontier Airlines Announces New Service at SYR

Low-Cost Carrier, Frontier Airlines announces new low fare, non-stop flights from Syracuse International Airport. Beginning in July, the airline will introduce the only nonstop service to Denver and Raleigh/Durham; Beginning in August, Frontier will also add non-stop service to Chicago – O’Hare and Orlando. The airline revealed the destinations today at an event with airport […]

SYR Prepares for Winter Break Travelers

Syracuse International Airport is preparing for increased passenger volume as local schools break for mid-winter recess. Anticipated increase in passenger volume departure days include February 16 – 19, 2018. Airline and airport officials encourage passengers to arrive early, at least 2 hours prior to scheduled departure time. In addition to increased volume, passengers will need […]

Center Terminal Closes for Construction

Beginning Sunday, February 11, 2018, the center terminal at Syracuse International Airport will close as part of the Terminal Improvement Project. The center of the terminal will be closed off to passengers for the remainder of the project to accommodate major improvements to the entire front lobby. Passengers will need to enter the terminal through […]

TSA Pre-✓® Enrollment Center Relocates at Airport

The TSA Pre✓® Enrollment Center located at Syracuse International Airport has relocated due to the ongoing construction project at the airport. The new location is on the second level, near the security checkpoint and is open Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 4pm. The TSA Pre✓® Enrollment Center is the first of several airport tenants […]

Airport Urges Passengers to Arrive Early

Officials at Syracuse Hancock International Airport are urging passengers to allow plenty of time to arrive at the airport for flights scheduled in the next few days. Airlines recommend passengers arrive at the airport 90-120 minutes prior to their scheduled departure time under normal circumstances. The airport would like to recommend that due to the […]

SYR Holiday Reminders

Syracuse Hancock International Airport would like to remind passengers flying out of the airport over the next couple weeks that there will be increased volume due to the upcoming holidays. In preparation, officials at Syracuse International Airport would like to encourage travelers to follow some simple tips in order to help improve their travel experience. […]

SYR Holiday Travel Reminders

In preparation of the upcoming holiday travel season, Syracuse International Airport would like to remind passengers to not only prepare for increased passenger volume at the airport, but also newly implemented TSA screening procedures at the checkpoint and ongoing airport construction. Syracuse International Airport is advising passengers to arrive at least 120 minutes prior to […]