TPA Runway Designation Change

Effective January 13, 2011

TPA Runway Designations will change to:

Current New
18R/36L 19R/1L
18L/36R 19L/1R
9/27 10/28

Please check NOTAM's for additional information and upcoming runway closures.

The FAA Publication will reflect this change effective January 13, 2011.

If you have any questions regarding this change, please contact Airport Operations.

Ticketing & Baggage Claim Curbside Construction

Modernization of 40-year-old terminal

TAMPA – Tampa International Airport has undertaken a project to modernize the curbside at ticketing and baggage claim. The project budget is just over $11.6 million and is scheduled for completion in May 2012. 

Tampa to Havana Reconnected

First Cuba flight in fifty years

TAMPA -  Tampa International Airport is making history today by launching its first nonstop flight to Havana, Cuba, after nearly 50 years. The sold out flight is operated by Xael Charters and partner, Sky King Inc.

Members of the Tampa Bay community have continuously petitioned the Airport to focus on bringing more nonstop connections and increase international flights to the community.

Tampa to Cuba Service Expands

TAMPA – Less than one month after Tampa celebrated its historic flights to Havana, Cuba, ABC Charters, operated by American Airlines, has announced that it will begin nonstop service to a second Cuban city effective November 22, 2011. The new service will connect Tampa with Holguin, Cuba. Holguin is the capital city of Holguin Province, located on the east side of the country.

Tampa – New Gateway to Cuba!

(Intro) Tampa International becomes the Next U.S. Gateway

TAMPA – Tampa International Airport gets the green light to accept flights to and from Cuba. Today, the Airport has received its official approval from U.S. Customs and Border Protection to operate Cuba flights. 

TPA becomes the next gateway to Cuba in the U.S. following Los Angeles (LAX), New York (JFK) and Miami (MIA). Three licensed charter operators have formally indicated their intention to provide service to Cuba from Tampa which includes Air MarBrisa, Island Travel & Tours, Ltd., and ABC Charter. 

Tampa International Airport Traffic Continues to Recover

TAMPA – Total Passenger traffic at Tampa International Airport (TPA) has increased by 3.7 percent in May, buoyed by a 16.7 percent increase in international traffic. According to airport officials, this appears to be the beginning of a stronger summer period at TPA. 

Tampa International Airport Salutes the Armed Forces

Honoring the men and women who serve our Country and the memory of those who have served before them

TAMPA – Tampa International Airport has joined together with the Armed Forces Military Museum of Largo, FL to present this patriotic exhibit of authentic military memorabilia.

Tampa International Airport First Florida Airport to implement CNG

TAMPA – Tampa International Airport today announced the board approval of the lease and concession agreement with Clean Energy granting them the right to develop, design, construct, operate and maintain a “turnkey” Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fuel facility at the airport for a term of 20 years. 

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