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PGD to DAY – Plan Your Day-cation in Dayton, Ohio

PGD to DAY – Plan Your Day-cation in Dayton, Ohio

Visit Dayton, the birthplace of aviation, with a low-cost, nonstop Allegiant flight from PGD to DAY! Start off at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery, where there’s something for everyone! Enjoy interactive and educational exhibits to animals and fossils. Another local...

$3 Million Approved for New A&P Training Facility

$3 Million Approved for New A&P Training Facility

$3 Million in State Funding Approved For New Aviation Technician Facility PUNTA GORDA, FL (June 3, 2022) – The Charlotte County Airport Authority (CCAA) is pleased to announce that $3 million was approved in the Florida State Budget for a new combined hangar and...

PGD to ALB – All-in Albany

PGD to ALB – All-in Albany

Visit Albany, New York's capital and oldest city, with a low-cost, nonstop Allegiant flight from PGD to ALB! A must-see while in Albany is The Berkshires, a vast mountainous region on the border of New York and Massachusetts. The Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary and...

PGD Passengers Save Time & Money

PGD Passengers Save Time & Money

Data Shows Punta Gorda Airport Offers Lowest Average Airfare in Southwest Florida We’re excited to announce that PGD was named one of the most affordable airports for domestic flights! According to figures from NetCredit, PGD was ranked fifth on the list. Flight...

Board Guest Column: The Daily Sun

Board Guest Column: The Daily Sun

Paul Andrews is a Charlotte County Airport Authority Commissioner. Column provided to the Charlotte Sun.  What Punta Gorda Airport Can & Can't Do PUNTA GORDA (May 16, 2022) - As one of your fellow Charlotte County neighbors, a licensed aircraft mechanic, Flight...

EAA’s & Arcadia Aerospace Featured in Warbirds Magazine

EAA’s & Arcadia Aerospace Featured in Warbirds Magazine

Caretakers of History Getting the EAA B-17 Back Into the Air "This is the remarkable story of one such group of EAA members and aviation enthusiasts who came together in Punta Gorda, Florida, to save one of the most important living pieces of aviation history."...

Masks No Longer Required by Federal Law

Masks No Longer Required by Federal Law

  PGD's Commitment to Your Safety is NONSTOP... Just Like the Flights. Why Fly PGD? Nonstop Flights Flights offered at PGD are direct, so no stopping at another airport for a connection. Convenience Reduce your stress by using a small airport that’s easy and...

PGD Joins Initiative to Combat Human Trafficking

PGD Joins Initiative to Combat Human Trafficking

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“View from the Tower” Now Online

“View from the Tower” Now Online

2021 Annual Summary 2021 was another outstanding year for the Charlotte County Airport Authority and Punta Gorda Airport. PGD not only rebounded from the pandemic, the airport nearly surpassed 2019 passenger levels due to its resilient operations and the strength of...

Allegiant Begins New Route to Akron-Canton!

Allegiant Begins New Route to Akron-Canton!

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FAA: 5G & Aviation Safety

FAA: 5G & Aviation Safety

PGD is not directly impacted by 5G deployment as we do not have Cat II or Cat III approaches.  However, Airport Authority management continues to follow industry news and provide the following resources: Radio Altimeters & 5G Deployment FAA Website: 5G &...

Fun New Photo Op Spots at PGD!

Fun New Photo Op Spots at PGD!

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