Employee Spotlight - Alan Stull

(November 17, 2016) Just about everyone who has worked or spent any time in Tampa International Airport’s terminals has encountered Guest Services Representative Alan Stull. He’s the friendly face at the Main Terminal information desks, the guy stopping to help any passenger who looks even slightly lost, the bus driver proudly giving the Airport grand tours.

Employee Spotlight - Darryl Roberts

(November 3, 2016) For many people – particularly those with special needs, medical issues, or those who have not traveled for some time – the most stressful part of traveling through an airport is the security screening process.  Some passengers may be unfamiliar with carry-on restrictions or have concerns about screening procedures when they have medical implants or other medical devices.  

ICON arrives in Tampa Bay

(November 3, 2016) Peter O. Knight Airport on Davis Islands is now home to a new aviation company that is making big waves in the aviation industry for its unique and innovative light sport aircraft. 

Employee Spotlight - Mike Davis

(October 20, 2016) Whether it’s a leaky faucet, a broken doorknob, an office move, a chipped tile or sewage backups, Mike Davis is your man for the job. As a Tampa International Airport Maintenance Worker III, Davis can fix just about anything and everything both inside and outside of the Airport. 

“There are more things we do than things we don’t do,” Davis said.

Tampa International Airport celebrates eight new concessions openings

Tampa International Airport welcomed a wide range of new local flavors and national brands this week with the grand openings of eight new concessions.

With these new concepts, the Airport has now opened 22 of the 65 shops and restaurants coming to the airport as part of the expansion and concessions overhaul.

Tampa International Airport welcomes more new nonstop service to Europe

(October 6, 2016) Tampa International Airport and Icelandair this week announced upcoming year-round service to Reykjavík, Iceland, adding to the Airport's great run of adding new international flights at TPA. 

Flights will begin Sept. 7, 2017, with Icelandair offering two weekly flights to Iceland and connections to more than 25 destinations in Europe.

Employee Spotlight - Alison Hoefler

(Ocotber 6, 2016) Those who have been around Tampa International Airport for a while or worked with Southwest Airlines have most likely seen Alison Hoefler’s friendly face around the airport, or perhaps around town.

Traveler Advisory - Hurricane Irma

HURRICANE IRMA UPDATE: Tampa International Airport is operating at full capacity.  
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Due to the Irma-related Airport closure, parking fees from 8 pm Sept. 9 thru 9 am Sept. 12. are waived.  To get your refund, please e-mail  parking@tampaairport.com



Employee Spotlight - Mark Witt

Growing up on Tampa’s Davis Islands, two blocks from Peter O. Knight Airport, Mark Witt remembers watching planes take off and land and being fascinated with aviation. 

“I just thought planes and airports were so interesting and so cool,” Mark said. “I never imagined it was someplace you could work unless you were a pilot.”

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