Gulfport Biloxi International Airport

Airport growth and impact in Gulfport

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…

Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport improvement grant

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…

Military plane makes emergency landing in Gulfport

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…

Allegiate Air arrives on the Coast

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…

Plane makes emergency landing at Gulfport

It was a scary day for the nearly 100 passengers aboard a plane that had to make an emergency landing in Gulfport Sunday morning. After receiving a call about a Delta plane that reported loss of control, emergency responders and…

Drone Seminar Today At The Airport

Officials with the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport want to make sure you know the rules when you fly your drone. Today, the airport will host an educational seminar on drone safety and regulations. The seminar will include a presentation from the…

Drone Seminar Thursday at the Airport

Did you get a drone this holiday season? If so, officials with the Gulfport Biloxi International Airport want to make sure when you fly it, it doesn't land you in hot water. On Thursday, the airport will host an educational…

Global Entry Launches at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport

After today you no longer have to wait in lines at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport if you're traveling long distances. U.S. Customs and Border Protection launched a Global Entry Enrollment Center at the Gulfport airport this afternoon. The program is…

Airport Cancellations

We may not see snow here on the Gulf Coast but the Gulfport Biloxi International Airport already has cancellations due to the weather. The two flight cancellations include a 5:42 p.m. departure to Atlanta and a 9:56 p.m. arrival from…

Student Band Surprises Airport Passengers

No matter how cold the place your destination is this holiday season, Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport wants to make sure your heart is warm before takeoff. The Harrison Central High School band surprised the airport’s passengers today in Gulfport by popping…

Thanksgiving Travel Tips

Today is one of the busiest travel days of the year as millions of Americans get ready to celebrate Thanksgiving with loved ones. News 25’s Kendra Turley takes us to the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport for tips on a hassle-free holiday…

New Hangars at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport

There’s a new spot for small planes to hang on the Coast and it is located in Gulfport. A ribbon cutting was held for the eight new hangars that are now open for small planes at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport.…

Delta Network Issues Cause Cancellations

It was a bumpy ride for many travelers flying on Delta Airlines today as a computer problem caused hundreds of cancellations nationwide. News 25’s Laurene Callander caught up with flyers out of Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport to see how the network…

All Clear at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport

The all-clear has been given at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport after TSA spotted a suspicious item in someone’s luggage. Sergeant Damon McDaniel tells News 25 Gulfport police responded and they in turn asked the Biloxi Bomb Squad to investigate. Authorities…

$3.4 Million Coming to Airport

It could be a bit quieter in neighborhoods near the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, thanks to a $3.4 million grant it’s receiving from the Federal Aviation Administration.