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TRI Contributes $233 Million to Region’s Economy

February 4, 2021 News

Blountville, Tenn. – Tri-Cities Airport (TRI) had a $233 million economic impact on the region and brought in more than 80,000 visitors in 2019, according to a report from the…

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TSA PreCheck Enrollment at TRI Dec 7-11

November 10, 2020 News

Blountville, Tenn. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will be hosting a “Pop-Up” PreCheck Enrollment event at Tri-Cities Airport (TRI), December 7-11. The temporary enrollment center will be open for…

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TCAA Celebrates Aerospace Park Site Launch

October 22, 2020 News

Blountville, Tenn. – Community leaders were on site today at Tri-Cities Airport to officially launch the Aerospace Park site as ready for future vertical development. Site construction is substantially complete…

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TCAA Accounting Department Receives GFOA Award

October 20, 2020 News

Blountville, Tenn. – The certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the Tri-Cities Airport Authority (TCAA) by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United…

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Draw Alive Partnership with TRI and Hands On!

September 9, 2020 News

Blountville, Tenn. – The Tri-Cities Airport Authority (TCAA) has partnered with Hands On! Discovery Center to bring the exciting world of airports alive for aviation enthusiasts of all ages. A…

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B-17G Flying Fortress “Sentimental Journey” Coming to the Tri-Cities Airport & Tri-City Aviation

September 2, 2020 News

Blountville, Tenn. – Aviation and history enthusiasts can view, tour and/or ride in a World War II, B-17 aircraft at Tri-City Aviation between September 8-13, 2020. The Arizona Commemorative Air…

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Tri-Cities Airport Conducts Emergency Airfield Exercise

June 10, 2020 News

Blountville, Tenn. – Tri-Cities Airport, along with mutual aid agencies in and around Sullivan and Washington Counties, held a mock disaster drill at the Airport Wednesday, June 10. The exercise…

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Media Advisory: TRI Emergency Drill

June 3, 2020 News

Blountville, Tenn. – Tri-Cities Airport will conduct an Airport emergency exercise Wednesday, June 10, from 10 AM to 12 PM. Purpose:This is a federally-mandated exercise designed to promote emergency preparedness,…

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Travelers Beware – Airport “Guide” Websites Contain False Information

May 6, 2020 News

Blountville, Tenn. – The Tri-Cities Airport has discovered the airport website and hundreds of other airport websites across the country, are being partially copied onto airport “guide” websites. These websites…

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Tailwind to Add Café and Remodel Restaurant at TRI

February 13, 2020 News

Blountville, Tenn. – Beginning the week of February 17, Tailwind will begin construction on a new café area and remodeling the restaurant in the Tri-Cities Airport concourse. The first phase…

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American Airlines to Begin Dual-Class Service to DFW

February 10, 2020 News

Blountville, TN – American Airlines will begin dual-class service on flights to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) beginning June 4, 2020. The aircraft will have 65 seats, nine of which…

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TSA PreCheck Enrollment Event at TRI

October 11, 2019 News

November 11-15 The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will be hosting a “Pop-Up” PreCheck Enrollment event at Tri-Cities Airport (TRI), November 11-15. The temporary enrollment center will be open for interviews…

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