Port Columbus


Historic preservation groups and the Columbus Foundation are teaming up to repair the roof of the original Port Columbus terminal and control tower.

The U.S. Department of Transportation says the average airfare at Port Columbus was over 411 dollars in the fourth quarter, a 4.1 percent increase from the same period a year ago.


Renovations to the terminal at Port Columbus are wrapping up as officials plan for a major expansion project. 


Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman's economic development task force has released a report with proposals aimed at making Port Columbus a centerpiece of future regional growth. 


More people flew out of Port Columbus last year. 

Columbus Division of Police

Columbus police say the officers who shot and killed a knife-wielding attacker at Port Columbus last week may have stopped a hijacking.


Records show police responded frequently to disturbances in the past year at the local apartment complex of the man shot by officers at Port Columbus Wednesday after he lunged at an officer with a knife.

Columbus police have identified the knife-wielding man shot and killed by airport police at Port Columbus yesterday as 41-year-old Hashim Hanif Ibn Abdul-Rasheed.


Columbus police have yet to release the identity of the knife-wielding local man shot and killed by two officers at Port Columbus Wednesday afternoon.

Transportation Security Administration officials at Port Columbus say they found a loaded handgun in a passenger's carry-on luggage yesterday.

United Airlines says it will lay off 100 workers at Port Columbus on October 1st.

Bomb Threat Found On Plane At Port Columbus

Nov 19, 2013

A threatening note found in the restroom of an at Port Columbus led to the evacuation of the plane yesterday.

Travelers will see a new look at Port Columbus.

Columbus Regional Airport Authority officials report a decline in passenger traffic last month at Port Columbus.

Port Columbus officials will open a new south runway today.

Passenger traffic at Port Columbus fell by 1.6 percent in April, the eighth consecutive monthly decline.

A Franklin County judge has ruled Dallas-based Capital Partners may purchase the Hampton Inn and Hilton Garden Inn hotels near Port Columbus for nearly 17 million dollars.

The Transportation Security Administration says full-body scanners will be removed from Port Columbus by the end of March.

Officials at Port Columbus say the merger of US Airways and American Airlines will have little impact on airport operations.

Port Columbus has completed the first round of terminal renovations.