Apr 13 2017
SLC Airport Director Announces Retirement
The Salt Lake City Dept. of Airports (SLCDA) Executive Director Maureen Riley has announced plans to retire June 30, 2017. Riley has served as the Airport director for the past 10 years. She was appointed to the position by former Salt Lake City Mayor Rocky Anderson in February 2007.
The Salt Lake City Dept. of Airports (SLCDA) has awarded Austin Okland Aviation the contract to build the North Concourse construction project, which is part of The New SLC redevelopment program.
The New SLC is still a few years away from opening its doors, but an orientation process about doing business at the new Airport is about to begin.
Feb 08 2017
SLC Announces Successful Bond Sale
The Salt Lake City Department of Airports today announced successful results of the sale of $1 billion of airport revenue bonds. Very strong demand and investor confidence resulted in the 30-year bonds being sold at rates below 3.8 percent.
Jan 10 2017
SLC Reports Record Passenger Growth
Salt Lake City International Airport is reporting record passenger growth from November 2015 through November 2016, with passenger counts totaling 23,043,149, an increase of nearly 4.3 percent.
The Salt Lake City Department of Airports has announced that the budget for the Terminal Redevelopment Program has increased by $350 million primarily because of rising construction and labor costs.
Nov 21 2016
SLC Airport Offers Holiday Travel Tips
Thanksgiving weekend marks the beginning of the holiday travel season and Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) officials suggest passengers plan ahead to ensure a smooth experience when flying.
Oct 18 2016
SLC Airport Expecting Busy UEA Weekend
Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) is expecting a record number of passengers Oct. 19 through 23, for the Utah Education Association (UEA) weekend. Airport officials remind travelers to arrive two hours in advance of their scheduled departure to allow time to park, check luggage and navigate security.
Aug 22 2016
Taking a Turn for the Better
A significant detour to two roadways exiting the Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) is planned in the coming weeks. The first detour—scheduled Wednesday, Aug. 24—will take place to the road exiting the Airport’s parking garage. The second detour—scheduled Sept. 7—will be to Terminal Drive exiting the Airport.
Mayor Jackie Biskupski and the Salt Lake City International Airport today announced a plan to phase out the five smoking rooms currently in use in five concourses at the airport.