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Special Fares For Minnesotans To Come to Tucson

Invite your friends from Minnesota to escape the freezing cold and be a snowbird this winter in Tucson. Sun Country Airlines is putting its new flights on sale with fares starting at $144 each way. Vacation packages that include round-trip…

September 19, 2017

$94 Fare Sale on Alaska Airlines to San Jose

Alaska Airlines new nonstop flights to San Jose, Calif., are on sale, with one-way fares starting at $94 (or less on a few days). See a calendar with the lowest fare for each day here. Purchase your tickets by 11:59…

September 19, 2017

New Security Checkpoint Opens Wednesday

The second of two TSA security checkpoints at Tucson International Airport (TUS) opens Wednesday, September 20, completing another significant portion of the airport’s ‘A Brighter TUS’ terminal renovation. The A Concourse checkpoint is for passengers departing on Southwest and United…

September 17, 2017

Southwest Tucson Sale Fares From $69-$155

  Got getaway goals? Southwest Airlines has sale fares so it’s the perfect time to achieve them. From Tucson fly nonstop to on these fares to Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Oakland or San Diego. Book your trip by 11:59…

September 5, 2017

Special Introductory Fares to Chicago on United

To introduce its new year-round nonstop flights between Tucson and Chicago O’Hare International Airport, United Airlines is offering special round-trip fares as low as $354. Restrictions apply and the fares vary by day of the week. To see a calendar…

September 4, 2017

Alaska Airlines Launches Nonstop Flights from TUS to San Jose

Alaska Airlines today launched daily nonstop flights from Tucson International Airport (TUS) to Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC), giving southern Arizonans a new alternative when they travel to the San Francisco Bay Area. The first flight departed Tucson at 7…

August 29, 2017

Sun Country Airlines to Return to Tucson International Airport

Sun Country Airlines is returning to Tucson International Airport next winter giving southern Arizonans another opportunity to fly to the Twin Cities, but more importantly for Tucson’s tourism industry it will give Midwesterners more chances to escape the cold and…

May 10, 2017

Alaska Airlines to Fly Nonstop to San Jose and Silicon Valley

Southern Arizonans will gain nonstop access to another Bay Area airport in August when Alaska Airlines introduces daily nonstop service between Tucson International Airport (TUS) and Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC). Thursday’s announcement was part of the single largest…

March 9, 2017

TAA Board OKs New Airport Parking Rates

The Tucson Airport Authority has spent $3.6 million on capital improvements to the airport, including to the parking facilities. To meet rising operating costs, and to continue work on improving Tucson International Airport, the TAA Board of Directors on Monday…

January 23, 2017
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2016 Tucson Airport Passenger Growth Was Most Since 2007

Airline passengers using Tucson International Airport grew by 3.4% to almost 3.3 million in 2016. It was the largest increase at the airport since 2007. The October launches of new nonstop flights to New York on American Airlines and into…

January 23, 2017

Potentially Long TSA Lines at Tucson International Airport

Tucson International Airport takes pride in its reputation for making the travel experience less stressful. With the end of Daylight Saving Time, effective November 6, the flight schedule on both concourses may cause for longer than usual security checkpoint lines…

November 3, 2016

DOT bans all Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones from airplanes

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have issued an emergency order banning all Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphone devices from air transportation in the United States. The ban prohibits all Samsung Galaxy Note7 devices from…

October 15, 2016
New TSA Checkpoint opens Wednesday. Southwest and United passengers enter A Concourse at east end of terminal.

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