Airport Updates

Sheltair Opens FBO at the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport

August 25, 2011 • 12 comments

This summer, Sheltair opened it’s FBO (short for fixed base operations) at the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport.  They are the only FBO at the new airport, and they […]

by Jason Koertge

New Airport STOMPS Old Airport Numbers [REPORT]

December 29, 2010 • 12 comments

Northwest Florida International Airport is always a fun topic. Everyone loves to talk about it, read about it and quote words like “projected passenger travel” and “estimated” while throwing numbers […]

by Rya Holloway Phillips

New Airport To Grace Phonebook Covers

March 22, 2010 • 4 comments

The next time you reach for your phone book to look up a local number, you’ll see the beginnings of an image you’ll come to know intimately in the near […]

by Cebo Campbell

Southwest Airline’s New Flight Destinations Welcomed by All

December 17, 2009 • 13 comments

Bob Montgomery, Southwest Airlines vice president of properties announced on Wednesday the new destinations from the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport. While disclosing the much awaited news he told that […]

by Jason Koertge

Southwest Airlines to Announce the Destination Cities

December 16, 2009 • 42 comments

Southwest Airlines will announce the four to and fro flight locations from the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport on Wednesday moring.The ceremony will be held at the Breakers Restaurant […]

by Jason Koertge

NEW Airport Construction Aerials Show Airport Almost Complete!

October 23, 2009 • 7 comments
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Man, we’re getting so close to landing Canyon Blue planes in Panama City.  Every time I see new aerials I’m thoroughly impressed with how far along the new Northwest Florida […]

by Jason Koertge

Southwest Airlines is Coming to Panama City Beach

October 21, 2009 • 66 comments

Ladies and Gents, it’s official: Southwest Airlines has been named the low cost carrier for the Northwest Florida Panama City International Airport. The announcement came early this afternoon at a […]

by Jason Koertge

UPDATE: New Airport On Time and On Budget

October 20, 2009 • 0 comments

Monday was Walton County Day and the Northwest Florida Panama City International Airport hosted the Walton Area Chamber of Commerce board meeting under a tent with the new terminal as […]

by Jason Koertge

NEW NAME for the Panama City Airport

October 7, 2009 • 37 comments

At this morning’s special-called Airport Authority meeting, the only topic on the table was the new name for the new airport.  For months, this has been a topic of intense […]

by Jason Koertge

New Airport Construction Aerials Released

October 2, 2009 • 12 comments

Boy how time flies when you’re having fun.  With construction to end in just 8 short months and planes to start landing on the new runway the construction process seems […]

by Jason Koertge