Tucson Airport News
Delta Air Lines introduces new nonstop service to Los Angeles on December 17th. Continue reading...
EXPRESSJET AIRLINES LAUNCHES ADDITIONAL NONSTOP FLIGHTS CONNECTING THREE NEW CITIES TO TUCSON. Continue reading...
TUCSON AIRPORT AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES DELTA AIR LINES SERVICE TO LOS ANGELES; Twice Daily Service Begins December 17, 2007
The Tucson Airport Authority and Delta Air Lines are pleased to announce new nonstop service to Los Angeles (LAX) on Delta Air Lines beginning December 17, 2007. The additional twice-daily service increases the number of daily nonstop flights from Tucson to Los Angeles to 13. Delta also currently offers two daily nonstop flights to Atlanta and six daily nonstop flights to Salt Lake City.
"Los Angeles is the most popular destination for Tucson travelers, and the increase to 13 daily departures and arrivals adds convenience and choice for our customers. Additionally, it will enhance our customers' Hawaii and international travel options through Los Angeles. I'm delighted that Delta is helping us expand our service in this market."
TUCSON AIRPORT AUTHORITY AND EXPRESS JET AIRLINES ANNOUNCES THREE NEW NONSTOP DESTINATIONS EXPRESSJET AIRLINES ADDS RENO, SPOKANE AND OMAHA
The Tucson Airport Authority and ExpressJet Airlines are pleased to announce new nonstop service to Reno, Nevada; Spokane, Washington; and Omaha, Nebraska on ExpressJet Airlines beginning November 11, 2007. The addition of service brings the number of nonstop destinations from Tucson served by ExpressJet to nine and increases the total number of nonstop destinations available from Tucson International Airport to 28.
ExpressJet Airlines began flying from Tucson on April 2, 2007, and currently offers nonstop service to Austin (AUS), Kansas City (MCI), L.A./Ontario (ONT), Sacramento (SMF), San Antonio (SAT), and El Paso (ELP). Located in the East Concourse at Gate 28, ExpressJet has service to more nonstop destinations than any other Tucson air carrier.
For current TIA air service arrival and departure schedules, visit www.airtucson.com/service.htm.
More direct non-stop flights from Tucson being added
There are currently nine airlines providing daily nonstop service to 16 destinations from Tucson International. Airlines and service include: Alaska (Seattle); American (Chicago O’Hare, Dallas/Ft. Worth); Continental (Houston); Delta (Atlanta, Salt Lake City); Frontier (Denver); Northwest (Minneapolis); Southwest (Albuquerque, Chicago Midway, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Diego); United (Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco); and US Airways (Charlotte, Phoenix).
TIA tower open house
To celebrate the update of the Tucson International Airport Towers 50th anniversary, the TIA tower will hold a community open house. The event held on October 11, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., also includes a flyover by the Arizona Air National Guard scheduled for 11 a.m. The open house is held at the executive terminal, 7081 S. Plumer Ave. The event is free, with free shuttle service from the economy parking lot. The Airport Authority also celebrates its 60th anniversary and the completion of a renovation of the airport concourse. Tours and live entertainment is scheduled. Continue reading about the TIA tower facelift.
TIAA Celebrated One Year Anniversary of Live at TIA! With Lisa Otey
Last year Tucson Airport Authority launched what has become a popular Performing Arts Program, Live at TIA! with well known jazz vocalist Lisa Otey. To celebrate the one year anniversary of the program, Lisa Otey returned, March 12, 3008. Named a “Woman on the Move” in 2005, Ms. Otey has received many awards over the years and is known for her jazz piano. Known for her regular performances with Mr. Boogie Woogie and Hot Love concerts, she has also worked as the Music Director of the Gaslight Theater.
Tucson Airport Authority continues to schedule bi-weekly performances in the terminal. A list of upcoming performances is available on the airport website, www.tucsonairport.org. Entertainers interested in performing can appIy online. All applications must be accompanied by a demo tape or CD.
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