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Superior Snow Removal Earns SYR Airport International Award

Syracuse, New York – The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) has been recognized with an international award for excellence in snow and ice control for the 2018/2019 winter season. This is the second year in a row that the airport has received this honor. The Balchen/Post award […]

SYR Airport Authority Board Selects New Executive Director

Syracuse, New York – The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that Mr. Jason Terreri has been selected to lead the Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) as its new Executive Director. Mr. Terreri comes to SYR from Airports Worldwide, Inc. in Sanford, Florida and was selected as the finalist for the position by a […]

Allegiant Launches New Nonstop Service to Sarasota From Syracuse

Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) begins service from Syracuse, New York to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ). To celebrate, the company is offering fares on the new route as low as $65* each way. “We’re excited to expand again in Syracuse,” said Drew Wells, Allegiant vice president of planning and revenue. “We’re sure that area travelers will […]

SYR Passenger Traffic Soars to New Heights

The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) today announced that passenger traffic at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) is up 10.7% over the first two months of the prior year. This further builds on the success of 2018 as a whole, during which over 2.3 million passengers passed through SYR. That was an impressive 11.6% increase […]

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 […]