People boarding flights at CHS in record numbers | Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Enplanements continued to climb in May at Charleston International Airport, breaking all previous records. The number of people boarding a flight at CHS – reached 193,095 in May. That’s a 58 percent increase in the last five years.
Taxiway improvements now complete | Thursday, May 4, 2017
A $24 million investment in infrastructure that supports the commercial airline industry and Boeing aircraft manufacturing at Charleston International Airport is now complete.
Last of new restaurants opens on Concourse B | Wednesday, May 3, 2017
The Samuel Adams Brewhouse is now open on Concourse B. The pub-style bar is the last of seven food and beverage establishments to open in conjunction with the airport’s terminal redevelopment.
2017 Aviation Authority Auction | Thursday, April 6, 2017
The Charleston County Aviation Authority is accepting sealed bids for surplus vehicles, equipment, furniture, electronics, and décor by 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 2, 2017.
Traffic delays possible March 31 | Thursday, March 30, 2017
Motorists driving to and from the airport Friday morning March 31 should expect delays on South Aviation Avenue and are encouraged to consider alternate routes during this time.
American: More ways to fly at CHS | Monday, March 27, 2017
American Airlines is giving Charleston travelers more ways to fly this spring. Starting April 4 and continuing through summer, American is increasing the number of daily flights to Philadelphia and Miami. Plus, it will use larger aircraft with more seats for its two daily nonstop flights to Dallas-Fort Worth and two of its daily flights to Charlotte.
United offering more flights to Houston | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
United Airlines at Charleston International Airport will begin flying to Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) three times a day this summer.
New exit lane for arriving passengers opens | Monday, March 13, 2017
Beginning March 13, arriving Charleston International Airport passengers will exit the airline gate area via a new set of automated security doors that are designed to provide enhanced security between the post-checkpoint side of the airport and the public side.
TSA prepared for 10-year high in Spring Break travel | Friday, March 10, 2017
The Transportation Security Administration is prepared for the start of the Spring Break travel period, which typically begins in late February and continues into April. TSA will screen approximately 62 million travelers at airports nationwide in March.
TSA dog Iill retires | Thursday, February 23, 2017
On Feb. 23, 2017, Iill became a family pet when he was retired from service during a short ceremony in the security checkpoint at CHS.
Travel Alert: Delays possible Friday during POTUS visit | Thursday, February 16, 2017
Passengers scheduled to fly in and out of Charleston International Airport on Friday will experience brief delays adn or disruptions between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. when the President of the United States is scheduled to be here.
Delaware North opens airport's Charleston Beer Works | Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Delaware North has announced the opening of Charleston Beer Works at Charleston International Airport (CHS), which marks the eighth new concept for the company at CHS in the past 18 months.
TSA canine Jack retires at CHS | Friday, January 20, 2017
Jack the TSA dog retired Jan. 20, 2017, from his life of working in airports and at other important functions where safety and security was his duty and responsibility. For the last seven years Jack has worked at Charleston International Airport.
It's a record! 3.7M passengers | Thursday, January 19, 2017
Support from its six airlines and a commitment to providing an outstanding passenger experience led Charleston International Airport to another record-breaking year in 2016. Passenger enplanements and deplanements grew for a sixth straight year to 3,704,270 people flying in and out of CHS. That’s an increase of 8.4 percent over 2015