GULFPORT, Miss. FEBRUARY 25, 2019 Sun Country Airlines today announces the addition of two new seasonal routes to Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT) from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) and Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, Florida. Flights are on sale now exclusively to Sun Country Rewards members at www.suncountry.com with fares as low as $59 […]
Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport cut the ribbon on its second set of newly-constructed T-Hangars October 16. The $790,000 project was made possible through a partnership between the airport and the Mississippi Department of Transportation. Built in the new general aviation taxi lane area, bays vary in square footage from 1,120 square feet up to 1,560 square […]
Starting today the 2017 Altus Trophy will be on display at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport through early 2019. The Biloxi Bay Area Chamber of Commerce and surrounding community was selected as this year’s Altus trophy recipient on May 18 based on its support and dedication to Keesler Air Force Base. The Altus Military Affairs Committee, in […]
Clay Williams, Executive Director, Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport has obtained the designation of Certified Member (C.M.) of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE). The designation is provided to Airport Executives who complete the AAAE Body of Knowledge Course of Study in Administration, Finance, Airport Planning, Construction, Airport Operations, Community Relations and Communications. On behalf of […]
Mississippi Department of Transportation Commissioner Tom King announced Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport will receive a $350,152 grant from MDOT’s multi-modal program to replace underground fuel tanks at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport. The Airport is removing underground fuel storage tanks and replacing with an above ground operation. This endeavor will improve the process for fueling airline ground handling […]
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GULFPORT — The Grand Opening of Gulf Coast Grill and Taproom was held February 1 at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport. The restaurant features local cuisine, selections from a variety of local and regional craft breweries and a brand-new breakfast menu. The owner operator of the Gulf Coast Grill and Taproom is MSE Branded Foods. The company […]
GULFPORT – Leslie Bonnikson has joined The Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport as Director of Finance. Bonnikson is responsible for directing and managing all airport financial and administrative activities. Bonnikson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration, accounting and human resource management from Auburn University. She comes to Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport from the Gulf Coast […]
Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport now has four flights within the 6 a.m. hour. Passengers should arrive at least 90 minutes prior boarding time to help expedite the check-in and security screening process.
75 years – Military Roots to Commercial Routes by Clay Williams The Mississippi Gulf Coast has a proud military history. From the military bases to the numerous defense contractors to the retirees who call the Coast their home, the military has played a tremendous role in shaping the very fabric of our community. Gulfport-Biloxi International […]