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CHS welcomes Frontier Airlines' plans to launch service beginning spring 2018 | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Charleston International Airport and the Charleston County Aviation Authority are pleased with today’s announcement that Frontier Airlines intends to launch nonstop service between the Lowcountry and Denver beginning in spring 2018.

Airport police officer graduates from FBI National Academy | Friday, July 7, 2017

Aviation Authority Police Captain Chris Helms is now a graduate of the FBI’s National Academy, a 10-week professional course of study designed for law enforcement leaders from around the U.S. and the world.

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.

More people flying out of Charleston International so far in 2017 | Thursday, June 1, 2017

More Lowcountry residents are flying out of Charleston International Airport so far in 2017, and the increase comes during what is usually a slower travel period.

Terminal redevelopment recognized by airport peers | Friday, May 19, 2017

The terminal redevelopment project at Charleston International Airport has been honored by its peer airports in the southeast for outstanding architectural renovation.  

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. 

New destinations, more ways to fly this spring, summer | Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Charleston International Airport has more ways to fly, including two new destinations, this spring and summer

Southwest adds daily St. Louis, Denver nonstop service | Thursday, January 5, 2017

Lowcountry residents will be able to fly nonstop daily to St. Louis and Denver this summer.

Emanuel AME art exhibit and tribute opened to the public | Saturday, April 15, 2017

The Charleston International Airport art exhibit and tribute to the victims and survivors of the Mother Emanuel AME Church shootings opened today in the airport’s Central Hall.

2017 Aviation Authority Auction | Thursday, April 6, 2017

The Charleston County Aviation Authority is accepting sealed bids for surplus vehicles, equipment, furniture, electronics, and d├ęcor 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

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