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Tucson International Airport and Arizona Air National Guard Celebrate Completion of the Largest F-16 Arm/ De-Arm pad in the Country

(Pictured left to right) Sterling Stewart (Program Manager, WSP), Anthony Alfonso (Operations Manager, Granite), Ken Nichols (VP Airport Development, TAA), Bruce Goetz (EVP/COO, TAA), Danette Bewley (President/CEO, TAA), Keri Lazarus Silvyn, Esq. (Chair of the Board of Directors, TAA), Col. Brant…

June 17, 2024

Tucson Airport Authority Vice President and General Counsel Earns Coveted Accreditation

Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) is proud to celebrate the recent accreditation of Vice President and General Counsel Chris Schmaltz. One of the hallmarks of the airport management industry is the Accredited Airport Executive (A.A.E.) credential. Schmaltz earned the distinction on…

July 7, 2023

Tucson Airport Authority Hires Kim Allison as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

The Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) is proud to announce the hiring of Kim Allison as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). As Vice President, Allison will join the TAA’s Executive Team in leading the oversight and administration of Tucson…

March 28, 2023

Full-Scale Exercise Tests Emergency Response at Tucson International Airport

On Thursday, March 2, 2023, the Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) and its team completed a live emergency exercise simulating an aircraft emergency. The purpose of the exercise is to give the airport, mutual aid partners and emergency responders the opportunity…

March 2, 2023

Fueling Our Economy and Community Partnership

The Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) is a regional asset and community partner and serves the community in ways that may not always be obvious. As the operator of Tucson International Airport (TUS) and Ryan Airfield (RYN), the organization has a…

February 20, 2023

Seven Community Leaders Elected to Tucson Airport Authority Membership

Seven community leaders were elected to join the Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) active membership at the TAA annual meeting Monday, January 23, 2023. An effort was made to increase diversity within the membership to better reflect demographics of the region…

January 25, 2023

Keri Silvyn Elected to Two-Year Board Chair Position

Three new directors also added to slate of majority-women board. Keri Silvyn, partner of Lazarus & Silvyn, P.C., has officially begun her first year as Chair of the Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) Board of Directors on Monday, January 23. Also…

January 24, 2023

Tucson International Airport Prepares for more than 210,000 Holiday Travelers

As airline passengers return to the skies, Tucson International Airport (TUS) is preparing to do its part to ensure the travel experience is as smooth as possible this holiday season. Based on schedule capacity, TUS expects more than 210,000 passengers…

December 19, 2022

Tucson Airport Authority Promotes Clark Wager to Director of Finance

The Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) is pleased to announce the promotion of Clark Wager to Director of Finance, as the organization continues to promote from within and develop strong leaders. With nine years of finance experience, and most recently the…

December 14, 2022

Tucson Airport Authority Hires Austin Wright as Chief Communications Officer

The Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) is pleased to announce the hiring of Austin Wright as Chief Communications Officer. Bringing with him over a decade of airline experience, Wright will oversee the TAA’s marketing and strategic communications department as well as…

December 13, 2022

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