The wintery mix could also potentially be impacting flights. Today, News 25 visited the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport to get an update on what passengers can expect during these low temperatures. Although there are no current flight cancelations, Teckie Hinkebein, the director of marketing at the airport, says passengers should check with their airlines, early and […]
Starting today you now have another way to get to and from the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, but not everyone is welcoming Uber as a new transportation option. This is the new sound being heard at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport now that Uber is allowed for pick up and drop off. Thursday marked the first day […]
To stay ahead of modern day threats, screening procedures are now stronger than ever before at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson got the chance to speak with an explosives specialist about how security officials are making sure airline passenger’s travel safely. They’re stepping up security measures at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport. On […]
All flights to Houston, Texas are canceled out of Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Today, United Airlines canceled all three flights traveling to Houston from Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport. Harvey is now a tropical storm bringing torrential rainfall to the already flooded Houston metro area. The storm has impacted flight schedules all […]
According to the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport’s website, all flights to and from Houston at the airport have been canceled. The airport facilitates three arrivals and three departures daily through United Airlines. Airport officials urge travelers to contact United Airlines for the latest updates regarding flights in and out of Houston.
The Transportation Security Administration, or TSA, is on the front lines when it comes to passenger safety and the Gulfport Biloxi International Airport is no exception. Anyone who travels by plane has encountered TSA workers. News 25’s Caroline Eaker takes us behind the scenes to show us how they and the technology they use help […]
Million dollar projects and new airlines are a few examples of the expansion at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport. Executive Director Clay Williams updated a crowd during Gulfport Connection this morning on the progress of the airport. Current projects include a six million dollar overlaying of the main runway, an 800 thousand dollar jet bridge installed at […]
The Federal Aviation Administration approves an airport improvement grant for the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport. The $2.35 million award to the Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority will fund taxiway widening, runway rehabilitation, and security enhancement. It will also provide partial reimbursement for work completed in 2014.
The passengers aboard a military plane that made an emergency landing in Gulfport are safe without injuries. Authorities say the U.S. Coast Guard plane radioed in, reporting smoke was coming out of the cockpit, forcing an emergency landing into the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport shortly after 5 p.m. The plane was a C-130 aircraft with six […]
Allegiant Air returns to the Gulf Coast, offering low-cost and nonstop service to Orlando, Florida. News 25’s Kendra Turley shares more on the air-service and breaks down the deals available for Gulf Coast travelers. The Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport hopes to attract more people to Mississippi shores with the return of a familiar air service. Gulfport […]