News

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 3:56pm
For the month of August, the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) saw an increase in enplanements from the previous month, but is continuing to experience a downturn in numbers due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 5:00pm
More than 80 people from responding agencies throughout the region participated in mass casualty exercise today at the Colorado Springs Airport. Crews extinguished a staged aircraft fire and rescued “passengers” from an aircraft as they tested their communications and procedures for responding to a... Read more
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 5:00pm
For the month of July, the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) saw a large increase in enplanements from the previous month, but is continuing to experience a downturn in numbers due to the coronavirus pandemic. In July, COS enplaned 26,696 passengers representing a 155 percent increase from June’s 10,... Read more
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 4:21pm
For the month of June, the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) continued to experience a downturn in numbers due to the coronavirus pandemic, however projections appear positive for the remainder of the summer and fall travel. In June, COS enplaned 10,460 passengers and saw a total of 21,130 passengers... Read more
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 1:26pm
Record numbers of travelers were passing through America’s airports before the coronavirus. Now airlines and airports are looking for ways to reach and reassure travelers and invite them back to fly.
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 10:02am
The Colorado Springs Airport has BIG news about why it’s so great to be SMALL. Ted and Jen talk to Aviation Director Greg Phillips about the benefits of flying small and what COS has to offer to those starting to travel again. We hope you’ll listen to the conversation and consider flying out of our... Read more
Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 2:35pm
In accordance with Governor Polis’ latest Executive Order, which requires that all public entering a government facility wear a face covering, beginning on July 6, 2020 the Colorado Springs Airport will require all passengers, visitors, tenants, contractors and employees to wear a mask or facial... Read more
Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 12:05pm
In May, the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) continued to experience a downturn in air service related to the coronavirus pandemic. For year to date, 332,633 passengers have traveled through COS.  This represents an 89.9 percent decrease of enplanements, which continues to be on par with national... Read more
Friday, June 19, 2020 - 3:35pm
City employees that are working to keep facilities clean are even more valuable during this pandemic. Meet Aecha Devereaux. She's been working at the Colorado Springs Airport for more than 20 years. She's excited to welcome travelers back to the COS Airport when they’re ready to fly!
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 4:19pm
Colorado Springs, CO – In April, the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) continued to experience a downturn in air service related to the coronavirus pandemic.  For the month of April, COS enplaned 3,656 passengers, bringing the total passenger number for the year to 317,934.  This represents a 93.8... Read more
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 8:48am
Colorado Springs, CO – In March and April, COS experienced a significant downturn in air service due to a decrease in passenger traffic related to the coronavirus pandemic.  In March, following two months of increases in January and February, COS enplaned 34,595 passengers, bringing the total... Read more
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 9:24am
The Colorado Springs Airport (COS) is slated to receive more than $24 million from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). The $2 trillion aid package will provide nearly $10 billion to eligible U.S airports.