Recent News

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 […]

SYR Alerts Passengers to Road Closure

Syracuse International Airport would like to alert the public of a road closure as part of the upcoming major construction project. The first phase of the project is the demolition of the canopy over the curbside pick up and drop off areas in front of the terminal. Beginning Monday, September 11, 2017, the road immediately […]

JetBlue Announces SYR- BOS Service

Syracuse Hancock International Airport, Senator Schumer and JetBlue Airlines are pleased to announce that JetBlue will begin new daily nonstop service from Syracuse to Boston. The service will be daily with flights beginning January 4, 2018 and will operate year round. Tickets went on sale today, with introductory fares starting at $59.00 one way, if […]

SYR Announces Uber to Begin Operating at Airport

Syracuse International Airport officials announced today that they have signed an agreement allowing Uber to start providing transportation services for passengers. Under the agreement, Uber will pay a flat fee to the airport of $60,000 for one-year, with a $2,500 activation fee. Uber driver-partners will now both “Drop off” and “Pick up” airport patrons at […]

Lyft to Begin Operating at SYR

Starting June 29, 2017, there will be an additional option for passengers using ground transportation at Syracuse International Airport. Airport Officials announced today that they have signed an agreement allowing the ride sharing company to operate on airport property. The popular app based service is the fastest growing ridesharing company in the U.S. and is […]

SYR Opens Baby Care/Nursing Rooms

Syracuse Hancock International Airport is pleased to announce the addition of two post-security Baby Care/Lactation Rooms. The rooms are centrally located, just beyond the security checkpoint. The rooms are being provided in an effort to accommodate families with nursing mothers, and parents with infants that would like a private location to care for their baby. […]

Winter Break Travel Tips

Syracuse International Airport is preparing for increased passenger volume over the next week, as local schools break for mid-winter recess. Anticipated increase in passenger volume departure days include February 16-19, 2017. We spoke to the airlines and they want to make sure passengers are prepared before they arrive at the airport. Below are some travel […]

Syracuse International Airport Announces ParkSYR

Syracuse, New York –Syracuse Hancock International Airport is pleased to announce ParkSYR, a new efficient way to park at Syracuse International Airport. The program, which is much like the NYS EZ Pass system, gives members automatic entry/exit to the airport parking garage and open lot. When enrolling for the program, members can either choose to […]

Cuomo Awards SYR $35.8 Million

Syracuse, New York –Today during his State of the State address in Syracuse, New York, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that Syracuse Hancock International Airport has been awarded $35.8 million for the airport’s Terminal Improvement Project. The total project which includes federal and local funding is estimated to cost $45.1 million. By reimagining the traveler’s journey […]

Getting a drone for the holidays?

Thinking about getting a drone for the holidays this year? Be sure you know the Federal Aviation Administration’s rules regarding operation of these increasingly popular devices. Keep yourself and our airspace safe by following the guidelines.