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Tulsa Aviation & Aerospace Sector Highlighted in Two-Year Economic Impact Study

OKLAHOMA CITY – TULSA – The Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission (OAC) recently completed the Statewide Aviation & Aerospace Economic Impact Study and the news could not be better as the industry is generating extraordinary economic activity.  Governor Mary Fallin announced the statewide findings at a public press conference on August 14 at the Oklahoma History Center. […]

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Tulsa International Airport Announces Agreement with Lyft

TULSA, OK – August 3, 2017 – Lyft is the first ride-hailing service to sign an agreement with Tulsa Airports Improvement Trust (TAIT) to formalize their operations at Tulsa International Airport.   Starting today, passengers arriving at TUL utilizing the Lyft app to request a vehicle can be picked up at a designated area located […]

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Frontier Bringing Low Fares to Tulsa

TULSA, OK – July 18, 2017 – Frontier Airlines announced today their plan to bring low fares to Tulsa travelers beginning next spring. The news came as part of a nationwide announcement that includes 21 new destinations for their network.  Frontier’s Low Fares Done Right brand provides ultra-low airfares combined with a national network offering […]

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First Air Show in Okmulgee Coming in September

OKMULGEE, OK – July 13, 2017 – The City of Okmulgee, the Okmulgee Area Development Corporation, and Okmulgee Regional Airport announced today that the first-ever air show to be held in Okmulgee will take place on Saturday, September 30, 2017. Okmulgee Airfest will begin at 12 PM, and conclude at 2 PM. Gates open at […]

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2017 Summer Travel Season Now Underway

TULSA, OK – May 30, 2017 – Memorial Day marked the official start of Summer and Tulsa International Airport expects more travelers will choose to take to the skies. Airlines are advising passengers departing before 8 AM should arrive 90 minutes prior to their scheduled departure time – keeping in mind the checkpoint does not open […]

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Tulsa International Airport Installs Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Newly Renovated Parking Garage

April 21, 2017 – Tulsa International Airport has completed the installation of two PowerPost Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in its recently expanded parking garage. The stations are capable of charging up to four electric vehicles at a time. The PowerPost EVSE system is currently in use at several major airports, but this will be the […]

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New Exit Lane Security System in Place at Tulsa International Airport

February 16, 2017 – Tulsa International Airport has installed a new automated one-way exit lane system that reduces operating expenses and enhances the flow of inbound passengers, while maintaining the safety and security of passengers within the post-security area. The new system is located at the exit of Concourse B and replaces the previous revolving […]

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Mark VanLoh Named CEO of Tulsa Airports

Friday, February 3, 2017 – After a competitive search and consideration of candidates from across the country, Mark D. VanLoh has been named as Chief Executive Officer for Tulsa International Airport and R.L. Jones, Jr. Airport by the Tulsa Airports Improvement Trust effective February 13, 2017.   The announcement was made Friday following an executive […]

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Tulsa International Airport Launches Parking+ Program

February 2, 2017 – Tulsa International Airport has launched Parking+, an independent parking program that allows travelers an express ticketless entry and exit when they park at the airport’s parking facilities. This new program replaced the option to use PIKEPASS at the airport. Enrollment in Parking+ is free, and participants are able to sign-up online. […]

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Things We Read Now Available in TUL Military Lounge

Tulsa, OK – January 27, 2017 – Representatives from Things We Read will be at the Corporal Jared M. Shoemaker Military and Veterans Resource Lounge at Tulsa International Airport at 2 PM to officially present the first Things We Read book collection in Tulsa, OK. This will be the third collection in the state of […]

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