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Passenger Traffic Up 8.3% in March

TULSA, OK – April 17, 2014 – Airport officials released March activity reports today which indicate passenger activity was up 8.3% over March a year ago at Tulsa International Airport.  The increase is the largest growth in activity (unrelated to weather impacts) since January 2008.   Airports Director, Jeff Mulder, attributes the increase to a […]

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Spring Break Travel Tips

March 13, 2014 – Spring break arrives for many area schools this Friday and passenger activity is expected to pick up at Tulsa International Airport.  The busiest travel days will be Thursday, March 13 through Monday, March 17.  Passengers should arrive 90 minutes before their scheduled departure time for domestic flights and 2 hours before […]

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Winter Weather Update

March 4, 2014 at 9:00 AM – Roadways leading to and from TUL have been cleared, however many areas are still considered slick and hazardous.  Drivers should plan extra time for their commute to the airport.   Flights are operating, with few delays and cancelations.  Weather moving across Texas and the east coast may impact flight operations, so airlines recommend that passengers confirm the […]

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US Airways Announces Non-stop Service to Charlotte

American Airlines and US Airways today announced the addition of new regional service this summer from Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) to Tulsa International Airport (TUL).   The new service, which begins July 2, will provide customers in Tulsa with additional access to the combined carrier’s extensive global network, with nonstop connections from Charlotte to […]

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Final Phase of Runway Reconstruction Now Underway

January 22, 2014 – Reconstruction activity on the airport’s primary commercial service runway resumed on Monday, January 20, 2014.  The $13.3M project is the fourth and final phase of a multi-phased effort to completely reconstruct the airport’s 9,999’ runway.  The 18” thick runway was last reconstructed in 1982.   Airport staff has worked closely with […]

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Tulsa Airports Improvement Trust Completes Reorganization

TULSA, Oklahoma – January 17, 2014 – The Tulsa Airports Improvement Trust (Trust) recently completed a reorganization effort, in coordination with the City of Tulsa, that transferred 150 City of Tulsa employees working at the airport to the Trust, and had the Trust assume all financial, human resources, and information technology services from the City.  […]

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Concourse A Renovations Begin – Delta relocates to Concourse B

January 9, 2014 – Passengers traveling through Tulsa International Airport will notice changes to airline operations beginning this morning with the move of Delta Airlines from Concourse A to gates B7, B9, and B11.  American will stay on Concourse A, however they will relocate one gate from 27 to 22.  The shift of airlines will […]

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Holiday Travel Tips

TULSA, OK – December 19, 2013 – Holiday travelers are headed out of town and officials at Tulsa International Airport are gearing up for the traditional holiday rush.  Loads are expected to be full and weather may impact flight operations.   Passengers should confirm their flight status before leaving for the airport and then arrive two […]

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Tulsa Airports Improvement Trust Completes Successful Sale of Bonds to Fund Concourse A Reconstruction

The Tulsa Airports Improvement Trust (TAIT) recently completed the sale of two series of bonds totaling $36.94 million.  The Series A Bonds, in the amount of $33.665 million with a 30 year final maturity, will finance the renovation of Concourse A and be principally repaid by Passenger Facility Charges.  Preliminary work began on the concourse […]

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Carolers Bring Cheer to Tulsa International Airport

TULSA, Oklahoma –December 17, 2012 –Tulsa International Airport’s holiday music program, featuring local school choral groups, is bringing holiday cheer to travelers, visitors, and employees during the hectic holiday season. The program, an annual tradition since 2004, will bring over 400 children from various local school choirs to the airport. Alexis Higgins, Deputy Airports Director […]

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