Dream Chaser® Spacecraft at HSV

  Phase II Contract Signed for Dream Chaser® Spacecraft HSV International Airport has initiated permitting process with the FAA (August 23, 2017) HUNTSVILLE—Huntsville/Madison County is another step closer to landing a space vehicle at the Huntsville International Airport. The Airport has signed a contract to apply for licensing through the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to land…

2016 Beautification Awards

The Port of Huntsville is pleased to announce that three areas of the port received Beautification Awards for 2016 from the Beautification Board of Huntsville, Alabama! The three areas recognized by the Beautification Board were the Glenn Hearn Entrance, the International Intermodal Center Entrance and Signature Flight Support.  All three received perfect scores from the Board’s judges,…

Huntsville International Airport Unveils New Glass Jet Bridges

Huntsville International Airport unveiled new glass jet bridges at a  ribbon cutting event Tuesday, December 15th at gates 2A and 2B.  These are the first installations in a series of jet bridges which will be incorporated at the facility by thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Inc.  The estimated date of completion for the first phase of this project is May 2016.  Phase…

HSV Reopens East Runway

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Jan. 13, 2015 – After a 9 month, $16.579 million improvement project, Huntsville International Airport (HSV) has reopened its east runway along with adjacent taxiways.  The project was done in order to meet the requirements set for Panalpina’s 747-8 freighters, which are classified as a Group VI aircraft.  This project was made possible…

HSV Designated StormReady®

Today the National Weather Service (NWS) in Huntsville held a ceremony designating Huntsville International Airport (HSV) as the 12th airport in the country – the only in the Southeast, mind you – to be StormReady® certified. So what does this mean exactly? HSV and NWS have always worked closely together when inclement weather is possible. The…