JAX Prepares for 2020 Holiday Travel Season

With aspects of airport operations modified in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Jacksonville Aviation Authority (JAA) wants to make sure all Northeast Florida residents traveling through Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) during the holiday season know what to expect when they arrive at the airport. “Since the onset of the pandemic, we have been laser-focused…

JAX Unveils Action Plan for Mitigating Spread of COVID-19 as Summer Travel Season Approaches

The Jacksonville Aviation Authority (JAA) is launching “JAX Airport Cares,” a program designed to protect the health and safety of passengers when traveling through Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) and minimize the spread of COVID-19, prior to the summer travel season. “Aviation is one of the industries hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic,” JAA CEO Mark…

Reduced Parking Rates For Travelers

The Jacksonville Aviation Authority (JAA) will temporarily consolidate parking resources at Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) and dramatically reduce on-airport parking rates in the Daily/Hourly Garages and the Daily Surface Lot effective Tuesday, April 28. Parking in the Hourly and Daily Garage will now cost $10/day, with parking in the Daily Surface Lot reduced to $7/day.…

Overnight Detour Planned for Airport Road and Airport Center Drive – March 17, 2020

As part of the Florida Department of Transportation’s Airport Road and I-95 interchange improvements project, detours of eastbound and westbound Airport Road are scheduled for March 17 from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for overhead sign work, weather and unforeseen circumstances permitting. Airport Road Eastbound: Drivers heading east on Airport Road will take a right…

JAX Airport Recognized by Airports Council International for Superior Customer Service

Airports Council International (ACI), the trade association of the world’s airports, has selected Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) as one of 84 worldwide winners in its globally-renowned Airport Service Quality (ASQ) Awards.   JAX was recognized for Best Airport by Size and Region, ranking among the top three airports in North America serving between 5 million…

Overnight Detour Planned March 10-11th

As part of the Florida Department of Transportation’s Airport Road and I-95 interchange improvement project, there will be a detour of the I-95 northbound to Airport Road westbound off-ramp (exit 363B) for paving operations. The detour is scheduled for March 10-11 from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m., weather and unforeseen circumstances permitting. Motorists on northbound…

Planning for Holiday Parking at JAX

With heavy travel anticipated during the upcoming holiday season, and ongoing construction reducing the number of available parking spaces in the Daily Garage, the Jacksonville Aviation Authority (JAA) is advising travelers that they should plan to arrive at Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) at least two hours before boarding to find parking. Hundreds of parking spaces…