Imagine your flight from Denver just landed safely at Harrisburg International Airport. Taxiing to the gate, a voice over the intercom says, “Please remain seated with your seat belts securely fastened until we have reached our final parking position.” The plane stops, the fasten seat belt lights go off, and the flight crew opens the…
Category: On The Runway
HIA receives $3.75 million EDA grant for Cargo Expansion Project
Multi-year $64 million project to begin in 2022 (Middletown, PA – October 12, 2021) – Today, United States Congressman Scott Perry announced a $3.75 million Economic Development Grant for the Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority (SARAA), owner and operator of Harrisburg International Airport (HIA), to support landside development of a multi-year cargo apron expansion project….
HIA Awarded $20 Million for Airport Drainage Improvement
Project to rehabilitate airport dike built in 1958 (Middletown, PA – May 15, 2019) – U. S. Transportation Secretary Elain L. Chao announced today the intent to award $20,249,001 in supplemental funding to Harrisburg International Airport for the repair and rehabilitation of the airport levee along the Susquehanna River. “We’d like to thank Secretary…
Winter Warriors Tackle Winter Storm Jayden
January 29, 2019 The #WinterWarriors team at Harrisburg International Airport took to the runway for Winter Storm Jayden today. The storm started later than expected and brought a larger amount of accumulation than expected. Our teams were here most of the day and into the night keeping the runway open for arrivals and departures.