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SYR Enhances Support for Travelers with Hidden Disabilities

Syracuse, New York – The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced the roll out today of an initiative to enhance the support provided to travelers with hidden disabilities at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR). The airport has joined the global network of airports, shopping centers, and more who participate in the Hidden Disabilities Sunflower Program. […]

SYR Traffic Rebounds Above Pre-Pandemic Levels

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that the number of travelers using Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) has officially returned to above pre-pandemic levels. Last month, SYR saw 225,898 passengers pass through the airport. Compared to April 2019, which saw 208,244 total passengers, this April’s traffic levels represent an 8.5% […]

SYR Celebrates Launch of Nonstop Service to Tampa on Southwest Airlines

Syracuse, New York – Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) and the Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) celebrated the inaugural flight of Southwest Airlines’ seasonal nonstop service from Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) to Tampa, Florida (TPA) this morning, Saturday, April 9, 2022. The nonstop route is scheduled to operate on Saturdays through Sept. 3, 2022, […]

SYR Ready for Spring Break Travel Increase

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) is prepared for an anticipated significant increase in local school district spring break travelers this year. From Friday, April 8th through Wednesday, April 13th, the airport is expecting just under 29,000 passengers to board flights at SYR – […]

SYR Completes Ground Transportation Traffic Flow Update

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that a significant ground transportation traffic flow update has been completed at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR). The update will enhance safety and efficiency for drivers picking up and dropping off passengers at SYR. In 2021, SYR Airport Security Officers (ASOs) began encouraging drivers […]

Frontier to Resume Nonstop Service from SYR to Raleigh-Durham

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) and Frontier Airlines announced today that Frontier will resume seasonal, nonstop service from Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) to Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) this spring. The ultra low cost carrier will resume SYR-RDU flights April 28, 2022 and plans to fly the route Tuesdays, Thursdays, and […]

Breeze Airways to Launch Service at SYR

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) and Breeze Airways   announced today that Breeze will launch its first ever regularly scheduled service at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) early this summer. The low-cost carrier will launch twice-weekly, year-round, nonstop service to Charleston, SC (CHS) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS) starting June 10th. Today’s […]

Media Advisory for Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Syracuse, New York – The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) will host a press event at 9:00 AM tomorrow, Tuesday, March 8, 2022. The purpose is to unveil details of an air service announcement at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR). The event will also serve as an opportunity for the media to have access to […]

SYR Launches Recite Me Assistive Website Toolbar

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today the launch of the Recite Me assistive toolbar on the Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) website. The toolbar helps the airport provide an inclusive online experience, enabling website visitors of all abilities to access the website barrier-free As part of the airport’s diversity and […]

SYR Announces Expansion of Annual Poetry in Flight Contest

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today the expansion of the airport’s annual Poetry in Flight contest. This year’s contest will feature a longer submission window and a restructured, expanded awards format. The contest is a celebration of “National Poetry Month,” which is observed each April. The aviation or travel themed […]