Recent News

United Airlines Announces New Nonstop Service from SYR to Denver

United Airlines today announced it is continuing to strengthen its domestic route network by offering new daily service between Denver (DEN) and Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) starting June 6. The new flight will operate with two-cabin E-175 regional aircraft and offer customers convenient connections at United’s Denver hub to domestic and international destinations. The […]

SYR Launches Aira Remote Service

The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) has announced today that Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) will launch Aira Access, an innovative service that gives passengers who are blind or low vision instant access to the eyes of a trained professional while traveling through the terminal. SYR is the first airport in the region to introduce […]

SYR Airport Director Takes #2 Position at LGA

The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) has announced that its Executive Director, Christina Callahan, has accepted the position of Deputy General Manager of LaGuardia Airport, a large hub airport facility owned and operated by the Port Authority of NY & NJ. Callahan is expected to join the Port Authority in March. “Syracuse is an amazing […]

Allegiant Announces New Nonstop Destination

Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces service from Syracuse to Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) beginning April 3, 2019. To celebrate, the company is offering one-way fares on the new route as low as $65.* “We’re thrilled to grow again in Syracuse,” said Drew Wells, Allegiant vice president of planning and revenue. “We’re sure that area travelers […]

SYR to Conduct Full-Scale Emergency Exercise

The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) will host its Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) mandated, full-scale emergency response drill on Saturday, August 18, 2018. The purpose of the drill, required by the FAA every three years, is to exercise the airport’s emergency plan, bringing together support and resources […]

Frontier Adds Additional Service at SYR

The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that Frontier Airlines will add additional service at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR). Beginning November 15, 2018 Frontier will begin nonstop service from SYR to Ft. Myers (RSW) and Tampa (TPA). With the addition of Ft. Myers and Tampa, Frontier will have a total of six nonstop […]

AXN Names Callahan Director of the Year, Small Airports

Airport Experience News (AXN) is pleased to announce that Christina Callahan, Executive Director of the Syracuse Regional Airport Authority, which oversees Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR), has been chosen as the 2018 Director of the Year in the small airports category. “We are honored to recognize the work and career of Christina Callahan,” says Ramon […]

Allegiant BNA Inaugural

Tomorrow: Allegiant Inaugural Flight to Nashville Syracuse International Airport will be hosting an event to celebrate the inaugural Allegiant flight to Nashville. Media will need to be escorted through security to gate for the event, so it is important to follow these details if you plan to attend: *Media Event* WHAT: Allegiant Inaugural Flight to […]

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 […]