Online Newsroom

Welcome to the official online newsroom of Tampa International Airport. The newsroom is operated by the Aviation Authority's Communications Department. All requests for public information and media interviews should be directed to this office. 

For a quick reference guide to TPA visit our Fact Sheet. Learn more about the history of TPA through this interactive timeline.

Feature Stories

(July 9, 2015) - Citing confidence in Tampa International Airport’s growth and financial health, three bond rating agencies recently released double-A ratings for the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority’s senior revenue bonds. The high ratings mean...

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(June 30, 2015) - Joe Lopano made his first foray into the aviation industry nearly 40 years ago as a mail clerk for Pan American World Airways in New York.


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(June 18, 2015) - A local boy’s stuffed tiger and his adventures at Tampa International Airport have gone viral.

Since posting a story about the misplaced tiger’s travels through the Airport last week, the tale has crossed the globe, roaring to...

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