panama city airport

New Charter Academy Coming to Panama City

April 11, 2012 • 2 comments

The beach has been bustling, tourism has been up and the new airport has been performing better than expected the last couple years.  But, not much has been said about […]

by Jason Koertge

New Airport Names New Executive Director

May 3, 2011 • 0 comments

There has been some changes in management at the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport.  Former Executive Director Randy Curtis has been moved to a different role, Director of Special Projects […]

by Jason Koertge

New Airport Pictures – NEVER BEFORE SEEN

April 4, 2011 • 10 comments

You know how when you see project or construction renderings, the imagery always seems so polished, glossy and beautiful looking?  You always hope the final product will look just half […]

by Jason Koertge

Bay County Heart Ball – THIS FRIDAY

April 4, 2011 • 0 comments

Break out your formal wear and red-carpet shoes because this Friday is the American Heart Association’s annual heart ball.  This year they decided to shake things up A LOT and […]

by Jason Koertge

New Airport Set to Triple Numbers 2011

January 12, 2011 • 10 comments

This is the first article in a series that explores 2011 Tourism Predictions for Panama City Beach. Spring is right around the corner, and along with the knowledge of the […]

by Rya Holloway Phillips

Airport to Double Parking Lot Size

January 7, 2011 • 3 comments

The new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport had record breaking numbers this past summer, despite local difficulties.  We had tons of traffic coming in, but we also had more traffic […]

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 Passenger Traffic UP 170% over 2009

November 10, 2010 • 12 comments

In case you’ve been wondering whether the construction of the new airport was in vain, 2010 passenger traffic since the new airport has been open is almost triple what it […]

by Jason Koertge

Airport Traffic up almost 200% Over Last Year, Despite Oil Crisis

August 2, 2010 • 7 comments
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In a recent airport authority board meeting, Airport Director reported to the board that traffic at the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport was up almost 200% over the traffic […]

by Jason Koertge

Southwest Airlines Top Four Destinations – YOU VOTED

December 15, 2009 • 23 comments

Well folks, the votes are in.  With just under 1,000 votes thrown into the pot, it would seem pretty apparent as to which destinations are clear favorites as to potential […]

by Cebo Campbell