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Here you can find press releases from the Columbus Regional Airport Authority.

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11-09-2017 Colorful paintings highlight the beauty of daily life (pdf)
11-07-2017 Parking options at John Glenn International expand with automated Walking Lot (pdf)
10-25-2017 Trinity expands freighter service at Rickenbacker International Airport (pdf)
10-10-2017 TSA PreCheck temporary application center returning to John Glenn International (pdf)
10-03-2017 OneJet to begin Milwaukee service at John Glenn International (pdf)
09-21-2017 Kevin Shirer to join Columbus Regional Airport Authority as Director of Asset Management (pdf)
08-24-2017 Allegiant announces nonstop service from Rickenbacker to Austin (pdf)
08-14-2017 Learn how your business can partner with food, retail and rental car companies at John Glenn International (pdf)
08-02-2017 Abstract artwork encourages conversation at John Glenn International (pdf)
07-25-2017 John Glenn International, Rickenbacker experience success, strong growth in first half of 2017 (pdf)
07-11-2017 New Tavern Opens at John Glenn International (pdf)
07-06-2017 Modernized curbfront enhances passenger experience, safety at John Glenn International (pdf)
06-27-2017 Registration open for fear-of-flying workshop at John Glenn International (pdf)
06-22-2017 Shannetta Griffin, PE, to join Columbus Regional Airport Authority as Chief Development Officer (pdf)
05-30-2017 Registration now open for first-ever John Glenn International 5K Run & Walk (pdf)
05-24-2017 Turner to construct rental car facility at John Glenn International (pdf)
05-09-2017 Trinity Logistics USA and Etihad Cargo add second weekly frequency to Rickenbacker International Airport (pdf)
04-26-2017 Artwork encourages travelers to take in the minutiae (pdf)
04-24-2017 Public meetings provide opportunity to comment on draft environmental assessment for development plans at John Glenn International (pdf)
04-20-2017 John Glenn Columbus International Airport provides private nursing rooms for traveling mothers (pdf)
04-19-2017 Airport Authority President & CEO Elaine Roberts announces retirement plans (pdf)
04-03-2017 Columbus Regional Airport Authority's Elaine Roberts receives WELD Riveter Award (pdf)
03-27-2017 Vacation Express Returns to Columbus with Service to Punta Cana and Cancun (pdf)
03-08-2017 Modernized John Glenn International receives industry customer experience award (pdf)
03-06-2017 Assessment team invites public comment on Columbus Regional Airport Authority public safety division (pdf)
02-14-2017 Rickenbacker Engages Community in Public Open House Meetings (pdf)
01-24-2017 TSA PreCheck temporary application center coming to John Glenn International (pdf)
01-24-2017 Columbus passenger, cargo services thrive in 2016 (pdf)
01-13-2017 Travelers enjoy photography "tour" of the Buckeye State (pdf)
01-10-2017 Allegiant announces nonstop service from Rickenbacker to Destin-Fort Walton Beach (pdf)
12-16-2016 HMSHost Opens Land-Grant Brewing Company Restaurant at John Glenn Columbus International Airport (pdf)
11-30-2016 TranSystems to design rental car facility at John Glenn International (pdf)
10-24-2016 CRAA Receives GFOA Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (pdf)
10-18-2016 TSA Pre✓ temporary application center coming to John Glenn International (pdf)
10-14-2016 Study underway to determine capacity of current terminal, scope and cost of new terminal for John Glenn International (pdf)
10-05-2016 Rickenbacker's Foreign-Trade Zone tops in 2015 textile and footwear imports (pdf)
09-19-2016 Travelers enjoy artists' collaboration (pdf)
08-24-2016 New equipment at John Glenn International improves air quality (pdf)
07-13-2016 Emirates SkyCargo expands at Rickenbacker (pdf)
06-28-2016 Columbus airport renamed after Ohio-native and American icon John Glenn (pdf)
06-20-2016 CMH passengers enjoy local artist's take on earth and sky (pdf)
06-14-2016 Kristen Easterday joins Columbus Regional Airport Authority as Director, Government Affairs (pdf)
03-21-2016 Roberts honored with industry Distinguished Service Award (pdf)
03-14-2016 Modernized Port Columbus terminal enhances passenger experience, expands capacity (pdf)
03-08-2016 Allegiant announces new nonstop service to Jacksonville (pdf)
02-04-2016 Ohio Department of Public Safety and Columbus Regional Airport Authority Partner to Offer Human Trafficking Training to Airport Employees (pdf)
01-26-2016 Rickenbacker sees signficant success in 2015 (pdf)
01-13-2016 Frontier announces Columbus service (pdf)
11-20-2015 Amazon to build fulfillment center at Rickenbacker (pdf)
11-13-2015 Endangered Rhinoceros Safely Arrives in Indonesia from Rickenbacker International Airport (pdf)
10-09-2015 White House, Dept. of Transportation Recognize Airport Authority CEO as Champion of Change (pdf)
09-28-2015 Cathay Pacific Cargo and Emirates SkyCargo expanding Rickenbacker service (pdf)
09-22-2015 Terrance Williams Appointed to Airport Authority Board of Directors (pdf)
09-21-2015 Foreign-Trade Zone #138 at Rickenbacker remains top 10 in nation (pdf)
09-10-2015 Port Columbus $1.2 million Wi-Fi upgrade boosts internet accessibility and speed for passengers (pdf)
08-21-2015 Eddie George's Grille 27 scores with big flavors and big TVs (pdf)
07-31-2015 Heartland Bank announces plans for corporate center at original Port Columbus hangar, terminal (pdf)
07-28-2015 Community collaboration leads to Rickenbacker development (pdf)
07-28-2015 Port Columbus, Rickenbacker report strong growth in first half of 2015 (pdf)
07-28-2015 Community collaboration leads to development of new air cargo terminal at Rickenbacker (pdf)
06-15-2015 World War II bomber coming to Rickenbacker International Airport (pdf)
06-11-2015 New Rickenbacker air traffic control tower on the rise (pdf)
06-03-2015 Allegiant launches service between Savannah and Rickenbacker Charter Terminal (pdf)
05-27-2015 Emirates SkyCargo says hello Columbus (pdf)
05-06-2015 Emirates SkyCargo to Launch Weekly Freighter Service to Columbus (pdf)
05-04-2015 Casey Denny to join Airport Authority as VP of Asset Management (pdf)
05-01-2015 Rickenbacker adds exporting of livestock to growing list of services (pdf)
04-07-2015 Southwest begins Dallas and Washington, D.C. nonstop service from Port Columbus April 8 (pdf)
03-16-2015 Inaugural Punta Cana flight by Vacation Express takes off March 16 from Port Columbus (pdf)
02-24-2015 Allegiant announces seasonal nonstop service from Rickenbacker to Savannah (pdf)
02-19-2015 Southwest Announces Nonstop Flights to San Francisco Bay Area (Oakland) and Boston (pdf)
02-12-2015 Southwest announces new daily Dallas service starting April 8 (pdf)
01-28-2015 Expanding passenger air service at Port Columbus and Rickenbacker result in 2014 growth, 2015 looks promising (pdf)
01-08-2015 Suspect identified in Jan. 7 incident at Port Columbus (pdf)
01-08-2015 Airport Authority police officers involved in January 7 Port Columbus incident identified (pdf)
01-07-2015 Knife-Wielding Man Killed During Confrontation with Port Columbus Police (pdf)
12-17-2014 Vacation Express adds Punta Cana as third seasonal route from Port Columbus (pdf)
12-15-2014 Cargolux to begin European export services from Rickenbacker (pdf)
12-08-2014 Columbus Regional Airport Authority recognized for outstanding financial stewardship and transparency (pdf)
11-18-2014 Allegiant announces nonstop seasonal service between Rickenbacker and New Orleans (pdf)
11-13-2014 Allegiant announces nonstop flights between Rickenbacker and Fort Lauderdale (pdf)
11-10-2014 Southwest Airlines announces new daily CMH-DCA service beginning April 2015 (pdf)
09-24-2014 Eddie George Grille 27 to open at Port Columbus (pdf)
09-22-2014 Rickenbacker Foreign-Trade Zone #138 jumps to 7th in the nation (pdf)
09-15-2014 Export loading services have begun at Rickenbacker International Airport (pdf)
09-02-2014 Export loading services set to begin at Rickenbacker International Airport in September (pdf)
08-13-2014 Port Columbus green initiatives good for environment and bottom line (pdf)
07-17-2014 Amerijet opens new cargo hub at Rickenbacker (pdf)
06-25-2014 Coin collection stations at Port Columbus benefit Mid-Ohio Foodbank (pdf)
05-20-2014 Cargolux to expand freighter service from Hong Kong to Rickenbacker (pdf)
05-08-2014 Elizabeth Kessler Appointed to Airport Authority Board of Directors (pdf)
05-01-2014 FlighSafety to build new learning center at Port Columbus (pdf)
04-23-2014 Amerijet announces Rickenbacker International Airport as new key air cargo hub (pdf)
04-22-2014 Port Columbus passengers enjoying art made from repurposed and found materials (pdf)
04-10-2014 Port Columbus completes second phase of $80 million terminal modernization (pdf)
03-21-2014 Assessment team invites public comment on Airport Authority public safety division (pdf)
03-20-2014 Vacation Express coming to Port Columbus with seasonal service to Grand Bahama Island and Cancun (pdf)
02-13-2014 Allegiant celebrates start of new, nonstop spring break service between Columbus and Punta Gorda (pdf)
02-10-2014 Port Columbus travelers enjoy more concessions choices in Concourse A with opening of Donatos, Vino Volo (pdf)
02-06-2014 TSA Pre✓ Application Center Now Open in Columbus (pdf)
01-29-2014 Travelers earn rewards when they park, shop, dine at Port Columbus (pdf)
11-27-2013 Tomasky Named Airport Authority Board Chair (pdf)
10-30-2013 Randy Bush Named CFO of Columbus Regional Airport Authority (pdf)
10-29-2013 De Satalino Artwork on Display at Port Columbus (pdf)
09-18-2013 Port Columbus Completes First Phase of $80 Million Terminal Modernization Program (pdf)
08-27-2013 American Initiates Daily Service between Columbus and Los Angeles (pdf)
08-21-2013 Port Columbus Opens New South Runway Aug. 22 (pdf)
08-20-2013 Allegiant Announces Nonstop flights between Rickenbacker and Tampa via St. Pete-Clearwater (pdf)
08-19-2013 Delta Daily CMH-LAX Service Begins Aug. 20 (pdf)
07-19-2013 Artwork by Zach Coneybeer on Display at Port Columbus (pdf)
06-14-2013 Cargolux Expands North American Network to Columbus (pdf)
06-03-2013 Central Ohio Companies Compete Globally, Spur Economic Development (pdf)
05-02-2013 Travelers Relax, Enjoy Art at Port Columbus (pdf)
04-17-2013 Port Columbus Travelers Serving Up Locally-Made, Nationally Recognized Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams (pdf)
04-08-2013 Frontier Launches Columbus-Trenton, NJ Service (pdf)
03-25-2013 Sweet $16 Fares (pdf)
02-27-2013 Airport Authority Launches New Brand (pdf)
01-07-2013 Frontier Announces Columbus-Trenton, New Jersey Service (pdf)
12-13-2012 Artwork by David Bryan Lile On Display at New Port Columbus Art Exhibit (pdf)
11-27-2012 Economic Impact of Airports Increases 69% Since '04 Study (pdf)
11-20-2012 New Touch-Screen Information Kiosks at Port Columbus Connect Passengers with Directions, New Destinations (pdf)
11-19-2012 Gingerbread Houses, Carolers Add to Port Columbus Experience During Holiday Season (pdf)
10-17-2012 Board of Directors to Consider $80 Million Port Columbus Terminal Modernization Program (pdf)
09-19-2012 Artwork by Tom Baillieul On Display at New Port Columbus Exhibit (pdf)
06-18-2012 Winning "Product Runway" Clothing Designs On Display at Port Columbus (pdf)
06-14-2012 Nancy Germer Artwork on Display at Port Columbus (pdf)
05-01-2012 Moody's Upgrades Authority's Credit Rating, Outlook Remains Stable (pdf)
03-28-2012 Brighton Collectibles Opens at Port Columbus (pdf)
03-26-2012 Port Columbus Receives Award at World's Largest Digital Signage Event (pdf)
03-21-2012 Port Columbus Powers Up for Passenger Convenience (pdf)
03-13-2012 Paintings by Theresa Rojas on Display in Port Columbus Art Exhibit (pdf)
03-07-2012 Expanded Rickenbacker Parkway Serves Logistics Industry With More Efficient Trucking Route (pdf)
01-05-2012 Superior Logistics Chooses Strategic Airside Location at Rickenbacker International Airport (pdf)
12-08-2011 Paintings by Ashley Shellhause On Display At New Port Columbus Art Exhibit (pdf)
12-01-2011 Airport Authority Receives Excellence in Financial Reporting (pdf)
09-21-2011 Airport Authority Making Measurable Strides Toward Goal of Reducing Energy Consumption (pdf)
09-15-2011 Mixed Media Artwork on Display at Port Columbus (pdf)
08-25-2011 Brighton Collectibles Coming to Port Columbus (pdf)
08-24-2011 Port Columbus, American Commemorate 80-Year Partnership (pdf)
07-26-2011 Port Columbus Passenger Levels Hold Steady in June (pdf)
07-18-2011 S&P Raises Rating, Fitch Upgrades Outlook for Airport Authority (pdf)
07-12-2011 Young Eagles Rally Offers Youth Free Flights on Saturday, July 16, At Bolton Field (pdf)
06-28-2011 Steady Passenger Levels Continue During May At Port Columbus (pdf)
06-08-2011 More Than 100 Paintings Part of New Port Columbus Exhibit (pdf)
05-25-2011 Airport Construction Projects Pump Money Into Local Economy (pdf)
05-24-2011 Steady Passenger Levels Continue at Port Columbus (pdf)
05-03-2011 Port Columbus First U.S. Airport To Offer Travelers Tim Hortons (pdf)
04-26-2011 Port Columbus Activity Stabilizing (pdf)
04-11-2011 Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment (pdf)
03-22-2011 Port Columbus Activity Continues to Stabilize (pdf)
03-04-2011 Artwork by Local Artists on Display at Port Columbus (pdf)
03-02-2011 Delta Expands Port Columbus Service Again (pdf)
02-22-2011 Weather, Charters Impact January Activity at Port Columbus (pdf)
01-28-2011 Port Columbus Ends 2010 With 2.1 Percent Increase in Passengers (pdf)
01-05-2011 New Video Wall Enhances Port Columbus (pdf)
12-22-2010 Port Columbus Reports Significant Increase in November Passengers (pdf)
12-15-2010 Reschedule of Jan 2011 Board meeting.pdf (pdf)
12-09-2010 Paintings by Ryan Orewiler On Display at Port Columbus (pdf)
12-08-2010 Delta Adding More than 300 Seats for Ohio State Fans (pdf)
11-23-2010 Port Columbus Shares Record Revenue With Airlines (pdf)
11-23-2010 Port Columbus, Rickenbacker Activity Continues to Stabilize (pdf)
11-12-2010 Holiday Travel Tips From Port Columbus International Airport (pdf)
11-03-2010 Green Shuttle Lot at Port Columbus (pdf)
10-26-2010 Activity Continues to Stabilize at Port Columbus, Rickenbacker (pdf)
09-29-2010 Monthly Activity Continues to Stabilize at Port Columbus, Rickenbacker Airports (pdf)
08-30-2010 Drawings, Photography on Display (pdf)
08-13-2010 Job Fair To be Hosted Aug. 17 at Rickenbacker (pdf)
07-20-2010 Delta Announces Cancun Service (pdf)
07-01-2010 Free Flights Offered at Bolton Field (pdf)
06-30-2010 Excellent Customer Service Highlighted (pdf)
06-29-2010 May Brings Increase in Port Columbus Passenger Activity (pdf)
06-08-2010 Photographs by Ohio Artist Jody Hawk On Display at Port Columbus (pdf)
05-25-2010 Port Columbus Passenger Activity Continues To Stabilize (pdf)
05-03-2010 Frontier Airlines Launches New Service from Columbus (pdf)
04-27-2010 Increased March Passenger Activity (pdf)
04-08-2010 Fashion Design Exhibit Captures Attention Of Port Columbus Travelers (pdf)
03-30-2010 February Snow Storms Impact Monthly Airport Activity Levels (pdf)
03-18-2010 Delta Announces Columbus-LA Service Starts June (pdf)
03-01-2010 Abundant Power Sources Will Soon Be Available at Port Columbus (pdf)
02-27-2010 Midwest Airlines Announces New Nonstop Service Between Kansas City & Columbus (pdf)
02-24-2010 Paintings by Columbus Artist Curtis Goldstein On Display at Port Columbus (pdf)
02-23-2010 2010 Kicks Off With Promising Activity Levels (pdf)
01-06-2010 2009 Activity Disapointing (pdf)
12-22-2009 November Stats Reflect Progress (pdf)
12-17-2009 FAA To Provide Over $90 Million Toward Replacing Port Columbus Runway (pdf)
12-07-2009 Expanded Revenue Sharing a Unique Feature of 5-Year Port Columbus-Airline Lease Agreement (pdf)
12-01-2009 Paintings On Display at Port Columbus (pdf)
11-24-2009 Monthly Stats Reflect Progress For Port Columbus, Rickenbacker (pdf)
11-16-2009 New Airport Roadway System Opens (pdf)
11-03-2009 AirTran Airways Expands Service in First Year at Port (pdf)
10-13-2009 Products from Best Buy, Rosetta Stone Now Available at Port Columbus (pdf)
09-29-2009 Monthly Stats Show Signs of Improvement (pdf)
09-27-2009 Port Columbus, Rickenbacker Show Signs of Market Recovery (pdf)
09-01-2009 Port Columbus Slated To Receive Federal Stimulus Funds for Inline Baggage Screening System (pdf)
08-27-2009 "Not My Baggage" Mobile Exhibit Installed at Port Columbus (pdf)
08-25-2009 Economy Continues to Impact Activity (pdf)
08-24-2009 Port Columbus, Rickenbacker Experience Increase In July Activity (pdf)
08-13-2009 Free Flights for Youth On Saturday at Bolton Field (pdf)
07-28-2009 Airport Stats Continue to Reflect Difficult Industry Conditions (pdf)
07-27-2009 June Brings Increase in Activity (pdf)
07-16-2009 Youth Can Take Free Airplane Rides On Saturday at Bolton Field (pdf)
07-08-2009 Port Columbus Hosts ACE Youth Camp (pdf)
06-23-2009 Airport Statistics Continue to Reflect Difficult Industry Conditions (pdf)
06-15-2009 Port Columbus Offers Summer Travel Tips (pdf)
03-30-2009 February Airport Stats Continue to Reflect Difficult Industry Conditions (pdf)
03-25-2009 Saturday's Young Eagles Flights at Bolton Field Provide Free Flights for Youth (pdf)
02-24-2009 Port Columbus, Rickenbacker Continue To Be Negatively Impacted by Economy (pdf)
02-20-2009 DirectAir Returns with Passenger Service to Rickenbacker (pdf)
01-27-2009 2008 Activity (pdf)
01-26-2009 Port Columbus Celebrates 50 Years of Passenger Service by Delta, United (pdf)
01-21-2009 HMSHOST Establishes Culinary Internship at Port Columbus (pdf)
01-06-2009 AirTran Airways Announces New Service to Fort Lauderdale (pdf)
12-25-2008 Port Columbus Sets New Passenger Record in 2007 (pdf)
12-23-2008 National Economy Continues to Impact Port Columbus, Rickenbacker (pdf)
11-25-2008 Industry Reductions Continue to Impact Port Columbus, Rickenbacker (pdf)
10-28-2008 National Economy, State of Aviation Industry Continue to Impact Port Columbus, Rickenbacker (pdf)
09-30-2008 Industry Reductions Continue to Make Impact (pdf)
08-28-2008 Airport Authority Police Department Reaccredited by CALEA (pdf)
08-26-2008 Port Columbus Traffic Down In July (pdf)
08-20-2008 AirTran Airways to Begin Serving Port Columbus In November (pdf)
08-13-2008 Port Columbus, Rickenbacker Successfully Complete Annual FAA Inspections (pdf)
08-05-2008 Companies in the Rickenbacker Area to Host Job Fair Aug. 27 (pdf)
07-22-2008 Port Columbus Expands Airline Incentive Program (pdf)
06-27-2008 Port Columbus Traffic Down In April, Air Cargo Traffic Up at Rickenbacker (pdf)
06-24-2008 Port Columbus Expands Airline Incentive Program (pdf)
06-24-2008 Port Columbus Passenger Traffic Down in May (pdf)
05-26-2008 Port Columbus, Rickenbacker Report A Decline in April Activity (pdf)
05-21-2008 Port Columbus Scheduled to Open "New" International Gateway Thursday, May 22 (pdf)
04-04-2008 Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment (pdf)
03-25-2008 Port Columbus Passenger Traffic Up 17.2 Percent in February, Sets New Record (pdf)
03-17-2008 Overweight Hauling Zone Designated in Rickenbacker Global Logistics Park (pdf)
03-13-2008 NetJets Inc. to Expand in Ohio, Build World-Class Campus Adjacent to Port Columbus (pdf)
03-03-2008 Norfolk Southern Opens Rickenbacker Intermodal Terminal (pdf)
02-26-2008 Port Columbus Records Busiest January in Airport's History (pdf)
01-13-2008 Delta Airlines Announces Spring Break Service from Port Columbus to West Palm Beach (pdf)