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SYR Launches Poetry Contest

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today the launch of “Poetry in Flight,” a month-long poetry contest at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR). The aviation or travel themed poetry contest is a celebration of “National Poetry Month” – observed each April – in conjunction with the YMCA of Central New York’s […]

SYR Gears up for Increase in Spring Break Travelers

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that preparations are underway for an expected increase in spring break travelers at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR). While passenger traffic has been down about 73% compared to pre-pandemic levels for most of the first three months of 2021, an announcement from New York […]

SYR Wins Bid to Host Federal Drone Detection and Mitigation Program

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) has been chosen as a host airport for the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) “Airport Unmanned Aircraft System(s) (UAS) Detection and Mitigation Research Program.” The FAA issued a solicitation for expressions of interest to airport operators on September 4, […]

Matte Black Lounges to Launch Special Offering at SYR

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that Matte Black Lounges has chosen Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) for a special 10-day offering of their premium lounge experience. The special offering of this all-inclusive lounge will run from Thursday February 25th through Saturday March 6th. Access to The Lounge at SYR– […]

American Airlines Launches Seasonal Nonstop Service to Miami

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that American Airlines will launch limited seasonal, nonstop service to Miami International Airport (MIA) during the month of February. Travelers departing Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) will be able to trade Upstate New York’s snow and cold for the sun and warmth of south […]

SYR Launches Community Art Program

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today the unveiling of the SYR Community Art Program. Consisting of over 120 paintings from 11 community organizations, the artwork will be displayed throughout Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR). Earlier this fall, the SRAA reached out to local high school art departments, senior living facilities, […]

Holiday Travel Preparations Underway to SYR

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that preparations are underway for an anticipated uptick in travelers at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) this holiday season. With health at the forefront of travel concerns, the SRAA has implemented numerous mitigation efforts at SYR to combat the spread of illnesses such as […]

SYR Hosts Exit Hallway Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Syracuse, New York – The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) will be hosting a press event at 11:00 AM on Friday, October 23, 2020 to celebrate the opening of the new Exit Hallway in Terminal B of Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR). This event will take place on the second floor of Terminal B near […]

SYR Receives Arc Achievement Award for Wings for All® Event

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that Arc of Onondaga has selected Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) as the recipient of this year’s Arc Achievement Award. SYR was honored for hosting the first ever Wings for All® event in Syracuse in November 2019. The award was announced at the Arc […]

SYR Rental Car Operations to Temporarily Relocate

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that all rental car operations at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) will be temporarily relocated. Starting Monday October 12, 2020, all rental car pickups and drop offs will be relocated from the first level of the parking garage to the overflow lot. This relocation […]