Press Releases

SYR Launches Informational Webpage for Parking/Landside Development Plans

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today the launch of an informational webpage for parking/landside development plans at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR). The public is encouraged to occasionally check the webpage for updates as the project evolves. “Projects of this scale take time, patience, and plenty of communication with all […]

SYR Awarded $20 million for Terminal Updates and Expansion

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today the receipt of a $20 million award for terminal updates and expansion at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR). The funding is specifically tied to two projects at SYR – essential upgrades to the airport’s Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Federal Inspection Station (FIS) as […]

SYR and 174th Attack Wing Announce Inaugural 174th Attack Wing Runway 5k

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) and the New York Air National Guard’s 174th Attack Wing (ATKW) announced today the inaugural running of the 174th Attack Wing Runway 5k – Presented by Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR)! The run will take place on Saturday, September 17th. Intended to increase community engagement with […]

Breeze to Launch Nonstop Flights from Syracuse to Tampa

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that Breeze Airways will launch year-round, nonstop service from Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) to Tampa International Airport (TPA) beginning this fall. The weekly service will commence Saturday, November 19th. “We are excited to see Breeze Airways expand their SYR footprint,” said SRAA Executive […]

SYR Announces Winners of Poetry Contest

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

SYR Fourth of July Holiday Travel Tips

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today tips to assist Fourth of July holiday travelers at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR). From Thursday, June 30th through Tuesday, July 5th, the airport is expecting over 27,700 passengers to board flights at SYR – a 6% increase compared to 2019, which was the […]

Breeze Airways Begins Regularly Scheduled Service at SYR

Syracuse, New York – Breeze Airways and the Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) celebrated the inaugural flight of Breeze Airways’ first ever regularly scheduled service at Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) today, Friday, June 10, 2022. The airport celebrated nonstop service from Syracuse to Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Syracuse to Harry Reid International Airport […]

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, […]