Pittsburgh International Airport

MEDIA ADVISORY: News Conference with Domestic Airline Starting Service at Pittsburgh International

MEDIA ADVISORY: News Conference with Domestic Airline Starting Service at Pittsburgh International

WHAT: Join representatives from a major domestic airline along with Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, Airport Authority CEO Christina Cassotis and others at a news conference announcing the arrival and start of new service at Pittsburgh International Airport with multiple destinations across the country.

WHEN: 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21

WHERE: Pittsburgh International Airport, Landside Terminal, Ticketing Level

MEDIA PARKING: Media may park in the Courier Lot located at the north end of the Landside Terminal. Notify Bob Kerlik if you plan to park there if your vehicle is not marked.

DIRECTIONS: Follow the signs for commercial vehicles to Commercial Arrivals. The taxicab holding lot is on the left. Take the first right following the flashing crosswalk at the holding lot. This road is marked with a sign “Emergency Access Road.” Take the first left into the Courier Lot. It is marked with a sign “Authorized Vehicles Only.

About Allegheny County Airport Authority:

Allegheny County Airport Authority, which manages Pittsburgh International Airport and Allegheny County Airport, is committed to increasing air service, improving customer service and inspiring growth in the Pittsburgh region.

Pittsburgh International Airport serves more than 8 million passengers annually on 15 carriers. During the past two years, the airport has increased its nonstop destinations more than 80 percent to include 68 airports. Air Transport World named Pittsburgh International its 2017 Airport of the Year . Travel + Leisure and Conde Nast both named Pittsburgh International a Top 10 Domestic Airport in 2016. In addition, TripAdvisor ranked Pittsburgh International Airport a Travelers’ Choice Favorite for Shopping in 2016.