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Airport Staff Leads FOD Walk

Airport Staff Leads FOD Walk

Charlotte County Airport Authority staff recently led a "Fall FOD Walk" to pick up foreign object debris on the commercial aircraft ramp. This effort is essential for keeping the airfield safe and preventing aircraft damage. FOD may include old aircraft parts, tools,...

Chance Auction Prize Packages 2023-24

Chance Auction Prize Packages 2023-24

Donate $5 per chance by 2/12/24. Donate $50 and receive 2 bonus tickets AND an entrance to Prize Party lunch on 2/13/24! The more you donate, the more chances you have to win exciting prizes. You do NOT need to be present to win, but you will need to pick up your...

Allegiant Begins Service to Bangor, Maine!

Allegiant Begins Service to Bangor, Maine!

News release provided by Allegiant:   ALLEGIANT BEGINS NONSTOP SERVICE FROM PUNTA GORDA TO MAINE WITH ONE-WAY FARES AS LOW AS $60* PUNTA GORDA, Fla. Nov. 16, 2023 — Allegiant today begins service from Punta Gorda Airport (PGD) to Bangor International Airport (BGR) in...

Allegiant Announces New Route to Washington D.C.!

Allegiant Announces New Route to Washington D.C.!

News release provided by Allegiant:   ALLEGIANT ANNOUNCES NEW ROUTE TO WASHINGTON, D.C. WITH ONE-WAY FARES AS LOW AS $59*  Full Network Expansion Offers Low-Cost Travel Options on 12 New Routes in 22 Cities PUNTA GORDA, Fla. Nov. 16, 2023 — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT)...

PGD’s Tower Gets National Kudos

PGD’s Tower Gets National Kudos

 Read the Nov. 15, 2023 edition of the Daily Sun. Punta Gorda Tower Receives National Recognition PUNTA GORDA, FL (June 22, 2023) – Punta Gorda Airport’s Air Traffic Control Tower was recently named Robinson Aviation (RVA), Inc.’s Facility of the Year for 2022. RVA,...

Showtime in the Sun: Top 5 Places to Catch a Show in Charlotte County

Showtime in the Sun: Top 5 Places to Catch a Show in Charlotte County

When it comes to entertainment, Charlotte County offers a diverse and vibrant cultural scene that caters to all tastes. Sunshine rays aren’t the only thing you can catch after flying into Punta Gorda Airport. From live music performances to theater productions and...

Airport Authority Thanks Our Veterans!

Airport Authority Thanks Our Veterans!

Thank you to all the brave men and women who served our country, and for the sacrifices you made for the United States and our citizens. We're proud to honor our Veteran employees at the Charlotte County Airport Authority today!

PGD to LCK – Zip Lines & Sports

PGD to LCK – Zip Lines & Sports

Take a trip to Columbus, Ohio with low-cost nonstop Allegiant flights from PGD to LCK! Love to try new things and explore new places? Then make your next destination Columbus, Ohio! From top-rated family attractions to pro sports in every season, there’s never a...

Celebrating Veterans! Things to Do in a Purple Heart County

Celebrating Veterans! Things to Do in a Purple Heart County

Veterans Day Parade  Join the Charlotte County Airport Authority Commissioners at the Annual Veterans Day Parade in Port Charlotte on Nov. 11 at 9 a.m.  The parade will start at Port Charlotte Beach Park, travel along Harbor Boulevard to Edgewater Drive and on to the...

Discovering the paradise of Palm Island Resort

Discovering the paradise of Palm Island Resort

Just south of Englewood, amidst the captivating beauty of Florida's Gulf Coast stands Palm Island Resort. It’s truly a one-of-a-kind destination, with its pristine beaches, lush landscapes and top-notch amenities. Palm Island Resort beckons travelers seeking a...