Movie Night at PTI – Registration is Now FULL

**********REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL*********************** We are excited to announce that Piedmont Triad International Airport will be hosting an on-site movie night at PTI Airport! If you are interested in attending this event, please read the...

What You Need to Know About N.C. REAL ID – REQUIREMENT POSTPONED

***Please note that this blog has been edited for September 2020 - as the requirement has been postponed to October 2021*** Over the past year, you may have heard talk about something called “REAL ID.” This blog will go through some frequently asked questions about...

Chalk Art Contest Results

Thank you to all of the individuals who sent photos of their chalk art to us! We would like to give special recognition to the top ten pieces that were selected by our committee to be featured on screens throughout the airport terminal: Children: Abigale, Caroline,...

BLOG: PTI Airport’s Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Unit

For this month’s blog, we are diving in and exploring PTI’s Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting unit, which operates on-site at the airport. Firefighting work at an airport is quite different than typical fire departments, so we wanted to share with you some ways in...

PTI Airport Authority to Present $96,619 to Hunger Charities

Proceeds come from the airport’s 11thAnnual 5K/10K Run on the Runway that was unable to be held due to the pandemic  Piedmont Triad, NC – Paul Mengert, Chairman of the Piedmont Triad Airport Authority, announced that Triad area hunger charities received $96,619.00 at...

News Around the Airport

Garage Parking Only

Effective March 30th, 2020, both the north and south long-term parking lots are closed. Shuttles will continue to run and serve passengers whose...

Holiday Travel Tips – 2019

The Piedmont Triad International Airport is prepared to welcome travelers during the coming weeks. “PTI staff and our many partners are prepared to...

PTI Press Releases

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...

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...

Bryan Boulevard Re-Opens

PRESS RELEASE: July 2017 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, 2017, between 8 p.m. and midnight (pending any major construction...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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...

2016 Thanksgiving Holiday Travel Tips/Arrive Early

Thanksgiving Holiday Travel Tips/Arrive Early                                                                               Contact:  Stephanie Freeman 336-665-5644 The Piedmont Triad International Airport is prepared to welcome travelers during the Thanksgiving...

PTI Officials Expect No TSA Delays As Summer Travel Increases

April 29, 2016 Piedmont Triad, NC - Despite warnings from a number of larger airports to expect delays clearing TSA security this summer, local airport officials say no anticipated delays are expected at Piedmont Triad International Airport (PTI). According to Kevin...

Piedmont Triad International Airport Becomes Member of Plug-in NC

February 22, 2016 - PTI recognized for efforts to support electric vehicles Greensboro, N.C. – The Piedmont Triad International Airport has become a member of Plug-in NC, a state-wide program to recognize locations that are supporting electric vehicles. Plug-in NC was...

PTI 5/10K on the Runway – 2016

The PTI Run on the Runway 5K/10k will be held on June 4, 2016 on the airport’s 9,000 foot runway. This certified run will benefit The Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC, Greensboro Urban Ministry and Open Door Ministries of High Point. All are invited to come...

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,...

Travel Tips

Limit your stress by limiting your carry-on baggage. Airlines are enforcing tighter restrictions on the amount of baggage you may carry onto planes. Bring only one bag that will fit under the seat or in the overhead bin and one personal item, such as a purse or...

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)...

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...

PTI Weather Statement – February 25, 2015

Our area is expected to experience severe weather tonight, which may have an impact on some flights leaving PTI. We encourage travelers to check with their airlines before leaving for the airport to determine if their flights have been delayed or cancelled. If your...

5K/10K on the Runway at PTI – 2015

The PTI Run on the Runway 5K/10k will be held on June 6, 2015 on the airport’s 9,000 foot runway. This certified run will benefit The Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC, Greensboro Urban Ministry and Open Door Ministries of High Point. All are invited to come...

Holiday Travel Tips

Remember that the ticketing level on the north end (Delta and United) is under construction and will be throughout the holidays. People picking up friends and family at PTI should make arrangements to meet in bag claim where it will be less congested. Limit your...

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...

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...

Upper Level Roadway Construction

The departure (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...

Allegiant Announces New Nonstop Service To Ft. Lauderdale

March 21, 2013: Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) announced today that Allegiant Air will begin new nonstop low fare service from PTI to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) beginning June 6. Allegiant will begin the new service with twice...

2013 Blue 5K/10K on the Runway

Registration for the 2013 Blue 5K/10K is open.  Click here to register.

Click the title above for additional information, registration form, sponsor list and corporate challenge information.

Frontier Airlines Announces New Non-Stop Low Fare Service From PTI to Denver

Frontier Airlines will begin three weekly nonstop flights from PTI to its Denver hub beginning on May 1. This will be the only nonstop service between these cities. To celebrate the new service, Frontier is offering fares as low as $99* each way available for purchase through Feb. 16, 2013 only at FlyFrontier.com.

PTI Launches ExploreThePiedmont.com

January 14, 2013 - Piedmont Triad International Airport has always been the quick and easy way to travel. Now it has become even more convenient. We are happy to announce the launch of the ExploreThePiedmont.com events calendar. Beautifully designed and simple to use,...

Cone Health Recognizes Airport Workers for Saving Girl’s Life

Cone Health presented emergency workers today at Piedmont Triad International Airport with donated defibrillator equipment in honor of their efforts on the evening of December 7th that saved the life of a young girl. “We are honoring today the emergency service...

Frontier Begins Non Stop Service to Orlando International

November 17, 2012 – Frontier Airlines today expands its service from Orlando, Fla. (MCO) with the launch of nonstop service to Greensboro, N.C. (GSO). This is the only nonstop service from Greensboro to Orlando’s most convenient airport, where you’re closer to all the...

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...

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...

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...

Vote For Vacation

Big event at PTI Thursday, September 6th from 4 to 6 p.m. when Allegiant Airlines brings its Vote for Vacation Bus Tour to the airport’s south end metered parking area. This will be an outside event with free parking. So come on out and vote for your favorite vacation and get a chance at some great prizes. You may be selected for free travel on Allegiant Airlines. Get more details at VoteForVacation.com.

2012 Blue 5K on the Runway

Piedmont Triad Airport Authority Chairman Henry Isaacson gave a check for $20,000 to a representative of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of the Triad at the Airport Authority’s board meeting on Tuesday, July 24. The money was raised during the third annual 5K on the...

Win Tickets to New York On Delta!

June 12, 2012 - Test your knowledge of New York City by entering PTI's WizQuiz! You could win TWO ROUND-TRIP TICKETS from PTI to JFK, the newest destination served by Delta Air Lines. To enter click on WizQuiz Contest at the top of PTI's Facebook page. Good luck!

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...

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...

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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