4 Wrangler Jeansboro Jean Statues installed at PTI

The Piedmont Triad Airport Authority and Wrangler have joined forces to bring 4 Jeansboro Jean Statues to the interior of PTI.  Four artists living and working in the Piedmont Triad area were selected from a group of 25 submissions.  The goal is to encourage and...

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9th Annual Runway Run Raises $130,000 to Fight Hunger

More than 60 sponsors and 1,400 runners step up for charities Piedmont Triad, NC – For nine years, runners have stepped out onto the 9,000-foot runway at Piedmont Triad International Airport to attempt a personal best time on the flat course and to raise money for...

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Runway 5R/23L Rehabilitation and Closure

Over the next few years, PTI will be implementing a phased rehabilitation of the Runway 5R/23L system.  This will include repair/replacement of runway and taxiway pavement, electrical systems, signage, etc.  Runway 5R/23L is the primary runway at PTI and this work...

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Call for Artists – February 2018

The Project: The Piedmont Triad Airport Authority (PTAA) is now opening up the search for artists with a call for two-dimensional paintings, photographs, mixed media, small, three-dimensional sculpture and large outdoor sculpture.  This project is open to all artists...

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Airport Authority Votes to Change Airport Name

PTI will soon become the Central North Carolina International Airport For Immediate Release: December 19 ,2017 The Piedmont Triad Airport Authority voted today to begin the process of changing the name of the Piedmont Triad International Airport to the Central North...

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Holiday Travel Tips

The Piedmont Triad International Airport is prepared to welcome travelers during the coming weeks. “PTI staff and our many partners are prepared to offer a safe, secure, and efficient customer experience during the holiday travel period,” said Executive Director Kevin...

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Sea Creatures and Water Bottles Brighten PTI Fountain

A Guilford County Schools Art Project Brings the Fountain to Life For Immediate Release - November 6, 2017 A student art exhibition that uses recycled plastic water bottles to create a colorful, water-inspired wonderland in the outdoor fountain at the Piedmont Triad...

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Open Competition for Triad Artists!

4 Wrangler Jeansboro Jean Statues Coming to PTI For Immediate Release: September 26, 2017     The Project: The Piedmont Triad International Airport and Wrangler are joining forces to bring 4 Jeansboro Jean Statues to the interior of the Airport.   Artists living and...

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TSA Pre-Check

TSA PreCheck For Immediate Release September 19, 2017 Greensboro, N.C. – Piedmont Triad International Airport will offer TSA Pre✓® enrollment sessions on-site from October 23 - 27, providing a convenient opportunity for air travelers to take part in the popular...

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Bryan Boulevard Re-Opens

New Traffic Pattern Entering/Exiting PTI from the West Piedmont Triad – The NCDOT plans to open the new roads around Piedmont Triad International Airport Sunday night July 2nd between 8 p.m. and midnight (pending any major construction delays over the weekend). The...

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Bill Whiteheart – Master Pilot

For Immediate Release: April 25, 2017 Contact:  Kimberly Hodges 336-665-5669 PTI Board Member Bill Whiteheart Recognized by FAA as ‘Master Pilot’ Piedmont Triad Airport Authority member Bill Whiteheart was awarded one of the Federal Aviation Administration’s most...

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Call to Artists – April 2017

The Project: The Piedmont Triad Airport Authority (PTAA) is now opening up the search for artists with an open call for large outdoor sculptures that can be installed on 4’ x 7’ concrete bases (there is space for overhang if slightly larger).  This project is open to...

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New Non-Stop Service to Chicago on American Airlines

Daily service between the Piedmont Triad International Airport and Chicago O’Hare (ORD) will increase dramatically beginning this summer. American Airlines has announced plans to add three daily non-stop flights between PTI and Chicago, bringing the total number of...

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PTI’s 5K/10K Run on the Runway Will Keep its June Date

Piedmont Triad, NC – The Piedmont Triad Airport Authority will hold its eighth annual Run on the Runway 8 a.m. Saturday, June 3rd. The event includes a 5K run, a 10K run, a mile run/walk and a kids’ dash, with the proceeds going to fight hunger in the Piedmont Triad....

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To Get Low Fares at PTI, Be Sure to Book Early

Fare survey shows that PTI has more low fares when you book 39 days out Piedmont Triad – If you book your flight early from Piedmont Triad International Airport, chances are you will get a better fare than you would get at Raleigh or Charlotte. A fare comparison...

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Call for Artists – January 2017

The Project: The Piedmont Triad Airport Authority (PTAA) is now opening up the search for artists with an open call for two-dimensional paintings, photographs, mixed media and small, three-dimensional sculpture (Plexiglas cover is 24”x24”x30”) and large outdoor...

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Frontier to Resume Nonstop Denver Service from PTI

Greensboro, NC – Passengers flying from Piedmont Triad International Airport to Denver will continue to enjoy low fares and nonstop service to Denver thanks to news this week from Frontier Airlines. Frontier will resume seasonal service from PTI to Denver May 5, 2016,...

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Important Parking Information

On Monday, September 14, 2015, the lower level south metered (short term) parking area will be closed for repairs and paving.  This work will take approximately 2 weeks.  Upon completion of these repairs the work will move to the lower level north metered (short term)...

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Airport Trading Cards

PTI is participating in the North American Airport Trading Card series through which you can collect unique history and statistics for airports.      Interested in our trading card? Please contact us here. For more information on airport trading cards and...

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PTI Wi-Fi Now Among the Fastest in the Country

November 24, 2013 - Just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday season, travelers using Piedmont Triad International Airport (PTI) will now have access to free wireless Internet service that is among the fastest wireless service at any airport in the country. “Our new...

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NEW Daily Nonstop American Airlines Service

NEW Daily Nonstop American Airlines Service Piedmont Triad, NC – American Airlines will add three daily nonstop flights between Piedmont Triad International Airport and New York’s LaGuardia airport beginning April 1st. The new service is a result of the merger between...

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Upper Level Roadway Construction

The upper level roadway will be under construction from September through December 2013.  The project will consist of patching the roadway and then application of an epoxy sealant.  Traffic flow will be minimized to one lane during the construction period.  Please...

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PTI Celebrates Terminal Building’s 30th Anniversary

October 9, 2012 – Tomorrow the Piedmont Triad International Airport (PTI) will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the current terminal building by providing passengers with vouchers for a free cup of coffee or a free doughnut redeemable at Dunkin Donuts located on both...

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Honda Aircraft Company Breaks Ground On New MRO Facility

September 28, 2012 - Honda aircraft company breaks ground on new Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Facility (MRO) located at the companies world headquarters at Piedmont Triad International Airport. The approximately 90,000 square foot building will be completed next...

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PTI Introduces New Fast Pass Express Parking Service

September 4, 2012 – Piedmont Triad International Airport (PTI) announced today PTI Fast Pass, a new express parking service for frequent travelers. PTI Fast Pass is available for garage and long-term parking lots and offers no ticket entry and exit, exclusive drive...

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Arrive Early for flights at PTI

May 2012 - We are experiencing passenger increases at PTI.  The long term parking garage is still under construction.  The TSA is in the process of upgrading their equipment on both the north and south screening points. Because of all of these factors passengers...

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PTI Begins Delta Flights to JFK June 7th

May 2, 2012 -Starting June 7th, Delta Airlines will begin daily non-stop service from PTI to New York’s JFK. Flights depart PTI at 4:57 p.m., arriving at 6:50 p.m. offering excellent connections to European and Far East destinations. Return service will depart JFK at...

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PTI Offers Travelers Free Wireless Internet Access (WiFi)

April 14, 2012 - Starting today, travelers using Piedmont Triad International Airport (PTI) will have access to free wireless internet service throughout the airport. This is the latest amenity to be offered at PTI as part of an approximately $9 million facility...

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Many new changes at PTI

January 30, 2012 - Many changes have taken place over the last several months at PTI.  Phase 2 of the Landscaping project has been complete and this spring the airport is going to have a great new look.  The new furniture with charging stations has been installed on...

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New Flysmart App

PTI now has more options for passengers.  Clear Channel Communications, the airports advertising vendor, has provided the Airport Ambassadors with iPads that will be used to further enhance the passenger’s flying experience. The iPads are equipped with FLYsmart. ...

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Airport Chapel Re-Opens

The newly renovated Chapel at Piedmont Triad International Airport re-opened today. Thank you to all the staff members who worked hard to get this job completed. This room is used for personal meditation and prayer and we are proud to have it for the travelers passing...

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Delta adds more mainline service

Currently Delta has 3 mainline flights to Atlanta out of PTI.  Beginning June 9, 2011 they will add a 4th mainline to Atlanta and on July 1 they will add a 5th. We are very excited about Delta bringing back mainline service at PTI, said Henry Isaacson, Chairman,...

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