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In 2016, Colorado Springs Airport saw a 10.6% increase in passenger traffic leading to the largest increase at the Airport in over 20 years. 

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The world’s most advanced aerial firefighting tanker earned interagency airtanker board approval early January. The interim approval greenlights Global SuperTanker to participate in upcoming domestic and international contracts.

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Greg Phillips has accepted the position of aviation director for the Colorado Springs Airport (COS).  He will begin his new position on January 30, 2017.  

Phillips brings 12 years of experience in airport management and comes to Colorado Springs from the Eagle County Regional Airport where he served five years as the executive director of aviation. Phillips also serves as 1st Vice President of the Board of Directors for the Northwest Chapter of American Association of Airport Executives.

“Greg brings strong relationships with many of the airlines...


COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.— The Colorado Springs Airport (COS) has implemented new ground transportation rules and regulations effective today, Dec 12, 2016. Over the past 6 months, COS has been working collaboratively with Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) such as Uber and Lyft to create an operating agreement that would authorize TNCs to provide ground transportation services from COS.

Currently, Lyft has executed an agreement with COS and has officially begun operating at the Airport. At this time, Uber has not executed an agreement with COS due to internal technology issues,...


Brand new snow equipment will make snow removal during the 2016-2017 winter season much more efficient at the Colorado Springs Airport.

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The Department of Transportation (DOT) has banned all Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones from airplanes effective October 15, 2016

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The Colorado Springs Airport encourages all passengers to please check with their airline for information regarding banned Samsung devices.



COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Colorado Springs Airport (COS) invites travelers to "Make a Connection" with the ones they love this holiday season and take advantage of dollar day parking in the process! For the months of November and December 2016, long-term parking will only be $1 per day for travelers who claim our coupon* online and redeem it at our parking toll booths.

This year, leave the traffic, the lines, the stress and that dent-in-your-wallet parking fee behind. Fly COS nonstop to 12 destinations on 6 carriers and make a connection to the world. With new outstanding low fare...


Colorado Springs, Colo. – Fitch Affirms Colorado Springs (CO)'s Airport Revs at 'BBB+'; Outlook Revised from Negative to Stable.

Fitch Rating’s outlook revision from negative to stable is based on a number of improving factors at the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) including traffic stabilization, an expected defeasement of the 2007 series bonds in December 2016 and a newly executed five-year firm commitment from the airlines under a new hybrid airline use and lease agreement (AULA).

Fitch reports a 5% increase in passenger enplanements over 2015 levels. This positive trend is...


Cutter Aviation, a fixed based operator at Colorado Springs Airport held a groundbreaking on their new executive terminal at the the Airport in August 2016. 

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New service to Orlando, Fla. starts Oct. 30

New daily service to Phoenix starts today

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Frontier Airlines today launches new service to Phoenix, Frontier’s second non-stop destination from Colorado Springs. In addition, Frontier will add its third destination on Oct. 30 with new non-stops to Orlando, the...