Caviar & Bananas plans 2 airport shops | Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Caviar & Bananas is an upscale specialty gourmet market and café that will open two locations in the airport in 2015 – in the central marketplace with expansive views of the airfield and near the entry to Concourse B. It is one of the new concessions that has ties to Charleston's culinary community.
JetBlue, United move to new ticket counters | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Big changes are taking place in the Charleston International Airport ticketing hall – the first two airlines moved into new ticket counters.
New restaurants have Charleston ties | Friday, December 12, 2014
As part of our construction, Charleston International’s dining options will reach new culinary heights in the coming months. Several have Charleston connections already. In addition to new dining options, passengers will notice another big change. Click to read more.
Information Desk moves to bag claim | Thursday, November 6, 2014
The CHS Information Desk has moved to baggage claim. The move is temporary while new offices are built and while the front of the terminal is renovated.
People Behind TRIP: Charlie Bryant | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Charlie Bryant walks into a room and a chorus rings out: “Chaaaaarlie! Yep-yep! Yep-yep!” Bryant responds in kind with his gravely baritone voice: “Yep-yep! How’s everybody kickin’s it? Yep-yep!’ ”A carpenter/finisher with Donley’s Concrete Group, Bryant is one of the people behind TRIP.
Halfway to final approach | Thursday, August 28, 2014
By the calendar, the $189 million Terminal Redevelopment and Improvement Program (TRIP) is nearly halfway complete. It’s hard to tell from looking at terminal interior, though.
Gate B1 jet bridge arrives | Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Three down and 12 more to go. Jet bridges, that is. This month the third of our 15 new jet bridges was installed at Gate B1
Ticketing Hall renovation begins | Thursday, August 14, 2014
Everyone loves musical ticket counters – oh, wait. Just us? We appreciate your patience as we prepare the Ticketing Hall for more renovation work.
Renovation tops out at CHS | Wednesday, July 9, 2014
The new central hall dome was lifted onto the airport terminal roof in 'topping out' activities that are a construction tradition when the last brick, steel beam or piece of concrete has been placed in a construction project.
Local businesses benefit from TRIP | Thursday, June 26, 2014
Local businesses and firms owned by women and minorities are benefitting from the Terminal Redevelopment and Improvement Program, the $189 million renovation and construction project under way at Charleston International Airport.
CHS summer construction heating up | Monday, June 16, 2014
It’s going to be a busy summer at Charleston International Airport where big changes are happening in front of the terminal.
People Behind TRIP: Angela Dillworth | Thursday, May 29, 2014
You can’t go anywhere in the airport these days without crossing paths with a construction worker. Angela Dillworth knows nearly every one of them – where they work and by their name.
CHS has fun, new places to eat | Friday, May 23, 2014
Exciting changes are coming to food and beverage concessions at Charleston International Airport. Several new restaurants will open alongside the perennial favorites Dunkin Donuts and the Samuel Adams Bar.
Topping out marks construction milestone | Thursday, May 1, 2014
It’s a time-honored tradition in construction to conduct a topping out ceremony when the last brick, steel beam or piece of concrete has been placed on a building.
Winglets: Fuel savers in disguise | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
You've probably noticed it - the wings on your plane tilt toward the sky. Cosmetic? Cool? Yes, in a way. But winglets serve a very important function on your flight. Find out what it is.
Demolition by night, renovation by day | Monday, March 24, 2014
At night when it is otherwise quiet inside the airport, construction crews are outside making a racket. We have the video to prove it.
New Rental Car Pavilion set to open March 19 | Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Sleek. Modern. Bright. Open. Charleston. Those are the words used to describe the new Rental Car Pavilion, the first part of the airport renovation to be completed.
Canine team not deterred by construction | Thursday, March 6, 2014
The TSA dogs at CHS know every nook and cranny of the airport terminal. Even with all the construction going on around them, it's just another day at the airport.
Fly through security | Thursday, February 27, 2014
Walking through the airport might be a bit confusing because of our terminal renovation, but getting through security is now easier for some passengers.
Airport Ambassadors lend a hand | Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Construction got you turned around? One of our volunteer team of Airport Ambassadors can help get where you need to go and answer any questions you might have.
Exterior demolition temporarily halted | Wednesday, January 22, 2014
The Charleston County Aviation Authority today distributed to employees, tenants and the news media information about the recent discovery of asbestos-containing materials during demoliton on outside walls at Charleston International Airport.
Traffic lanes in front of terminal closing Jan. 6 | Friday, January 3, 2014
At 4 a.m. Monday, Jan. 6, four of the eight lanes of traffic in front of Charleston International Airport will close to accommodate the airport’s renovation and new construction. The lanes will remain closed for most of 2014.