Allegiant begins nonstop service to Grand Junction from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport

Allegiant began service April 5 from Grand Junction, Colorado, to Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. “We’re are excited to bring more travelers to the Phoenix/Mesa area,” Drew Wells, Allegiant vice president of planning and revenue, said in a release. “We know that Grand Junction-area travelers will enjoy all that the Valley of the Sun has to offer—golf, […]

20 acres in Opportunity Zone near Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport sold for $2.25 million

SVN Desert Commercial Advisors recently sold 20 acres in an Opportunity Zone across from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport for $2.25 million. The property is on Ellsworth and Germann roads, according to a release. “With the expansion of ASU Polytechnic Campus and close proximity to the airport, there is a large amount of employment and new homes […]

Edwards: Flight-training schools putting our lives in danger

A rebuttal to Jeff Serdy, who wrote the opinion “Development of Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport benefits air travelers, regional economy.” Mr. mayor, have you asked the home owners and business owners in the flight schools and  commercial flight zones about their thoughts? Have you asked them how air traffic lowers their property values? Here is an […]

Serdy: Development of Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport benefits air travelers, regional economy

Greater Phoenix is fortunate to have a modern and vibrant multi-modal transportation system that helps safeguard our region’s economic vitality and long-term sustainability. Airports are a critical component of that system and create jobs, facilitate commerce, and provide access to the global marketplace for the communities they serve. In the Phoenix East Valley, the evolution […]

Marwest announces four-phase development at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

Marwest Enterprises, LLC has announced a joint venture for the four-phase planned development of The Landing at PMG, a new Class-A industrial project on 20 acres adjacent to the Loop 202 and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway airport. The project’s $30 million first phase consists of six buildings totaling 280,000 square feet. It began construction earlier this month […]

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport adds nonstop service to Carlsbad/San Diego

Growth continues at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport as California Pacific Airlines has announced new nonstop service to McClellan-Palomar Airport in Carlsbad, California. Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is owned and operated by the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Authority. PMGAA consists of representation from Queen Creek, Apache Junction, Mesa, Gilbert, Gila River Indian Community and Phoenix. “We are delighted to […]

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway celebrates record-setting passenger growth

Signaling a shift in local travel habits of the Greater Phoenix Market, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport posted its best ever summer passenger numbers in the history of the airport. July marked the 10th consecutive month of year-over-year passenger activity growth at Gateway Airport. Travelers can now choose from one of 46 nonstop destinations offered at Gateway […]

Swoop announces international flight route from Mesa to Edmonton

Swoop, a Canadian ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC), announced Thursday, Aug. 2 its entrance into the U.S. market with an international flight route from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport to Edmonton, available for purchase through April 27, 2019. This new route is one of several others that will connect the U.S. and Canada. The next closest will be flights […]

Mayor Serdy serves as newly-elected board chairman of Gateway Airport

Apache Junction Mayor Jeff Serdy has been recently elected chairman of the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Authority. The airport authority board elects the chair and other officers from the six board members on an annual basis, according to a press release about the board electing officers at a summer meeting. Gila River Indian Community Lieutenant Gov. […]

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport to begin expansion of security checkpoint

On Sunday, Oct. 1, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport will begin construction on a project to expand and enhance its Transportation Security Administration security checkpoint. The project, designed to ensure continued convenience and passenger processing efficiency as the airport grows, will increase the number of security screening lanes from four to five with a future capacity of six […]