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Fishing Charters in the Tarpon Fishing Capital of the World

Fishing Charters in the Tarpon Fishing Capital of the World

Photos provided by Knapp Outdoor Expeditions In the heart of Southwest Florida lies a hidden gem known as the Tarpon Fishing Capital of the World: Boca Grande. Anglers from around the world come to our area to test their skills and patience against the “Silver King.”...

Next Honor Flight is April 16, 2024

Next Honor Flight is April 16, 2024

April 16, 2024 RETURNING FLIGHT ARRIVAL9:00 PM (est.) Please meet the Veterans in the baggage claim area at the north end of the Bailey Terminal. WELCOME OUR RETURNING VETERANS BACK FROMWASHINGTON D.C. Plus get your photo taken with our new mascot Curtiss the Hawk!...

Blood Drive on April 22, 2024

Blood Drive on April 22, 2024

Join Us at the Blood Drive on April 22, 2024   Mark your calendars for a special opportunity to make a difference! PGD is teaming up with Pulsafeeder, our airport community, and OneBlood to host a Blood Drive on Monday, April 22 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m....

Taxiway G Ribbon Cutting

Taxiway G Ribbon Cutting

Officials Celebrate Opening of Essential Connector Taxiway Punta Gorda, FL (April 11, 2024) – The Charlotte County Airport Authority (CCAA) celebrated the opening of Taxiway G on Thursday after a seven-month construction project that began in August 2023. Taxiway G is...

More Space. Modern Upgrades.

More Space. Modern Upgrades.

Click on the image below for a PDF summarizing the Bailey Terminal Expansion and associated projects.

CEO Update – Spring 2024

CEO Update – Spring 2024

Provided to the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce Punta Gorda Airport Spring Update   The first quarter of 2024 at PGD kicked off with continued progress on capital improvement projects and passenger growth. We recently released our annual pictorial summary...

PGD to PSM – Something to do in every season

PGD to PSM – Something to do in every season

Plan your next vacation to Portsmouth, NH with low-cost nonstop Allegiant flights from PGD to PSM! PSM is located 10 minutes from charming downtown Portsmouth, one hour north of Boston and one hour south of Portland. PSM is your gateway to these booming metropolitan...

PGD Celebrates Women’s History Month

PGD Celebrates Women’s History Month

PGD Celebrates Women’s History Month As we commemorate National Women’s History Month, the Punta Gorda Airport proudly recognizes our remarkable female employees. At PGD, we recognize that diversity and inclusivity are vital components of our success. As we celebrate...

PGD to DSM – Festivals and Fairs

PGD to DSM – Festivals and Fairs

Take a trip to Des Moines, Iowa with low-cost nonstop Allegiant flights from PGD to DSM! Experience the vibrant cultural tapestry of Des Moines, where art festivals, the state fair and farmers markets come together to create a truly treasured experience. Des Moines...

Rev Up the Thrill at Motobros Punta Gorda!

Rev Up the Thrill at Motobros Punta Gorda!

Motobros – Punta Gorda is the ultimate motocross experience in Southwest Florida! This track offers an unparalleled adventure for motocross enthusiasts of all levels. They offer a smaller track for children and a meticulously designed track for riders to test their...

Elevate Your SWFL Experience with Blue Sky Helicopters!

Elevate Your SWFL Experience with Blue Sky Helicopters!

Explore Punta Gorda and Southwest Florida from new heights with an exhilarating helicopter tour from Blue Sky Helicopters! On their tours, you can expect to see Port Charlotte’s stunning harbor views, Punta Gorda’s vibrant Fisherman’s Village, Sunseeker Resort,...

“Nonstop Destination to Progress” Now Online

“Nonstop Destination to Progress” Now Online

2023 Annual Summary 2023 was an eventful year for Charlotte County Airport Authority and Punta Gorda Airport. We reopened Runway 4-22, 19 new box hangars, 24 new t-hangars, and broke our previous passenger traffic records. In addition to 50+ Allegiant destinations,...