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All Sides Sign Letter of Intent for New Air Guard Gate at TUS

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 23, 2019 Jessie Butler Director of Communications and External Relations jbutler@flytucson.com 520.573.4835 (office) 623.399.7240 (cell) All Sides Sign Letter of Intent for New Air Guard Gate at TUS The National Guard Bureau, the City…

August 23, 2019

Board Votes to Change TAA Leadership; Promotes VP Bewley to Interim CEO

Danette Bewley was named Interim President and CEO of the Tucson Airport Authority Friday (July 19) during a special meeting of the authority’s Board of Directors. The appointment takes effect immediately. Bewley, who has been Vice President of Operations and…

July 19, 2019

2019 Starts Off as TUS’ 5th Busiest Year in History

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 24, 2019 Jessie Butler Public Information Manager jbutler@flytucson.com 520.573.4835 (office) 623.399.7240 (cell) 2019 Starts Off as TUS’ 5th Busiest Year in History More than one million airline passengers were served through Tucson International Airport (TUS) in the…

April 24, 2019

Lisa Lovallo, Other Directors Re-elected To Serve Second Year on TAA Board

Steven Holmes and Lee Lambert Elected as New TAA Members Chair Lisa Lovallo and the other officers of the Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) Board of Directors were re-elected Monday (January 28) to serve a second year in their same capacities.…

January 28, 2019

Visit Tucson Honored With Inaugural Award from Tucson Airport Authority

  Airport Employees Receive Two Other Awards Visit Tucson was honored Monday (January 28) by the Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) Board of Directors with the inaugural Building Bridges Partnership Award in recognition of its sustained partnership, collaboration, information sharing and…

January 28, 2019

More Than 3.6 Million Passengers Fly Through Tucson International Airport

2018 Ranks Among Airport’s 10 Busiest Years More than 3.6 million airline passengers flew through Tucson International Airport (TUS) in 2018, making it one of the 10 busiest years in the airport’s 70-year history, the Tucson Airport Authority reported at…

January 28, 2019

January 31 Outreach Event Seeks Consultants, Contractors and SBE/DBE Firms

Calling All Consultants, Contractors and Disadvantaged/Small Business Enterprises The Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) is hosting an Outreach Event to provide an opportunity for all interested parties to learn about Tucson International Airport’s planned multi-year/multi-phase Airfield Safety Enhancement (ASE) project due…

January 8, 2019

Ribbon-Cutting Officially Opens New C Gates at TUS

Cutting the ribbon to open the new C Gate facility at Tucson International Airport are, from left, Brent DeRaad, President/CEO of Visit Tucson; Bruce Dusenberry, Secretary of the Tucson Airport Authority Board of Directors; Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild; Bonnie Allin,…

January 7, 2019

New Technology at TUS Gives ‘Sight’ to Blind and Low Vision Travelers

Just in time for holiday travelers, Tucson International Airport (TUS) has launched free access to Aira, an innovative service that gives blind and low vision users instant access to the eyes of a trained professional who can help passengers navigate…

December 21, 2018

Year-End Holidays To Be Some of the Busiest Days in Recent Years at TUS

Thanks to the arrival of new airlines, new routes and the calendar, 2018’s year-end holidays are shaping up to be some of the busiest days in recent memory at Tucson International Airport (TUS). And airlines are ready with added flights…

December 18, 2018

TAA Receives Formal Approval For Major Airfield Safety Enhancements

David Hatfield Senior Director of Business Development and Marketing dhatfield@flytucson.com 520.573.4840   For Immediate Release: December 5, 2018         After eight years of preparation, a major project to enhance airfield safety at Tucson International Airport (TUS) has been given formal approval…

December 5, 2018

Holiday Music to Grab Your Bags By at TUS

  Adding to the sounds of the season, Southern Arizona musicians will welcome passengers with performances in the arrivals lounges in Baggage Claim at Tucson International Airport. The schedule of planned performances (click on name for contact info if available):…

November 21, 2018

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