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Port of Seattle Commission approves Part 150 Study

Port of Seattle Commission approves Part 150 Study

The Port of Seattle Commission on Tuesday (Oct. 22) approved the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Part 150 Noise and Land-Use Compatibility Study. The study will next be submitted to the FAA and... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Repairs finished on Sea-Tac Airport’s center runway

SLIDESHOW: Repairs finished on Sea-Tac Airport’s center runway

Click to Play Francis Zera’s Slideshow Story & Photos by Francis Zera Repairs were recently completed to Sea-Tac Airport’s center runway (16C/34C), which had been closed from July 8 –... [Read more]

Nighttime work planned for Sea-Tac Airport Monday

Nighttime work planned for Sea-Tac Airport Monday

Work by the City of SeaTac is continuing with Sound Transit on the extension of high capacity transit further into South King County. Currently under construction is the South 200th link extension. Work... [Read more]

Port of Seattle completes environmental analysis for Part 150 Study

Port of Seattle completes environmental analysis for Part 150 Study

The Port of Seattle has completed an environmental analysis and prepared a State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) Checklist for Sea-Tac Airport’s draft Part 150 Noise and Land-Use Compatibility Study,... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: New air conditioning unit demonstrated at Sea-Tac Airport

SLIDESHOW: New air conditioning unit demonstrated at Sea-Tac Airport

The Port of Seattle on Tuesday (Aug. 13) held a demonstration of their new in-house air conditioning unit at Sea-Tac Airport, which they expect will save more than $15 million in annual fuel costs for... [Read more]

Aircraft fire response drills to be held at Sea-Tac Airport this week

Aircraft fire response drills to be held at Sea-Tac Airport this week

The Port of Seattle Fire Department announced that it will be conducting aircraft fire response exercises this week as part of regularly scheduled training on a runway closed due to construction. Two exercises... [Read more]

Half a million Honeybees are now buzzing around Sea-Tac Airport’s open space

Half a million Honeybees are now buzzing around Sea-Tac Airport’s open space

Sea-Tac Airport’s lead beekeeper, Bob Redmond, director of the local nonprofit The Common Acre, and beekeeper David Feinberg look at the health of the hive next to the center runway. Click image... [Read more]

Public Comment Period for Port’s Part 150 Noise Study Runs Through May 30

Public Comment Period for Port’s Part 150 Noise Study Runs Through May 30

Beginning today – Monday, April 15, and running through May 30 – Sea-Tac Airport neighbors can offer formal comment on the draft Federal Aviation Administration Part 150 Noise and Land-Use Compatibility... [Read more]

Port of Seattle Police Honor 
Trevor Freutel as 2013 Officer of the Year

Port of Seattle Police Honor 
Trevor Freutel as 2013 Officer of the Year

Trevor Freutel will be honored as the Port of Seattle Police Officer of the Year for 2013. This award recognizes members who demonstrate exceptional achievement, the highest standards of competence and... [Read more]

Want to be a Port Commissioner? Port of Seattle Info Meeting is 5 p.m. Today

Want to be a Port Commissioner? Port of Seattle Info Meeting is 5 p.m. Today

The Port of Seattle is currently accepting applications for Port Commissioner, and they’re holding an informational session today – Tuesday, Jan. 22 – at 5 p.m. at Sea-Tac Airport. The Port plans... [Read more]