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October 3, 2018

REAL ID Mobile Verification Unit to visit ABE in October  Will you need a REAL ID for air travel?  Get an early start on the verification process and eliminate your trip to a PennDOT Driver’s License Center by visiting Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) on October 23rd or 24th. ABE…

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DHS Grants Pennsylvania REAL ID Enforcement  

September 29, 2018

Extension Applies to Residents’ Access to Federal Facilities through August 1, 2019 Governor Tom Wolf has been notified by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that Pennsylvania has been granted a REAL ID enforcement extension through August 1, 2019. This extension means that Pennsylvania resident will not face access issues when entering federal facilities or boarding commercial aircraft through at least that date. “I am thankful that DHS has recognized Pennsylvania’s efforts in becoming compliant with the REAL ID Act,” said Governor Tom Wolf. “PennDOT has been working diligently to prepare for REAL ID, and we look forward to being able to offer REAL ID­compliant products as an option for our customers.”\ REAL ID­ compliant driver’s licenses and photo ID cards will be available at the customer’s option in March 2019. Customers are encouraged to pre­verify for REAL ID the required documentation as soon as possible, giving them ample time to prepare. More information about what documents will be required is available on PennDOT’s Driver and Vehicle Services website. More information about REAL ID, including frequently asked questions, can be found at

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Amazing August at ABE

September 24, 2018

15.5 percent passenger jump from the same month last year Summer vacations and family getaways contributed to an amazing August of increased passenger traffic at Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE). This marked the eleventh consecutive month of positive growth dating back to October 2017.  Last month, 77,851 passengers traveled through…

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Ready for Takeoff at Braden Airpark

September 20, 2018

LNAA celebrates the arrival of ProFlite Aero Services and SpiritWings Aviation, LLC A turbulent past of uncertainty has been replaced with a re-energized commitment to reaching new heights of aviation growth in the Lehigh Valley.  On Thursday, September 20th, the Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority (LNAA), state and local representatives from Northampton County, joined…

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Don’t miss takeoff… It’s an “A-MAZE-ING” Trip!

August 30, 2018

Lehigh Valley International Airport sponsors largest corn maze in PA If you are looking to book an “a-MAZE-ing” trip this fall, Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) recommends a visit to Seiple Farms in Bath, Pennsylvania. Entering its 11th year, the largest corn maze in Pennsylvania has been designed and cut…

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TSA Pre✓® RV Stops at ABE

August 29, 2018

Sign-up to for the expedited screening program from Sept. 24th – Oct. 5th TSA Pre✓® Open Enrollment is rolling into Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE), but these sign-up sessions will operate in the newly launched RV. Nearly 7,300 people have registered for TSA Pre✓® at ABE since our first open…

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PennDOT Provides REAL ID Update

August 27, 2018

Customers may bring REAL ID documents to driver license centers beginning September 1 (Harrisburg, PA) – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Deputy Secretary for Driver and Vehicle Services Kurt Myers provided an update today on Pennsylvania’s progress toward compliance with the federal REAL ID Act, and how customers can…

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Jammin’ in July with Summer Travel

August 22, 2018

20-percent passenger increase at ABE from previous year The busiest travel season of the year had Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) jammin’ in July with passenger traffic, marking a tenth consecutive month of positive growth dating back to October 2017.  Last month, 76,394 passengers traveled through ABE – that is…

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Construction Is Ready for Takeoff

August 21, 2018

LNAA breaks ground on $16.3 million hangar project at ABE Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) will have a new home for corporate and general aviation aircraft in the summer 2019. On Tuesday, August 21st, the Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority (LNAA) hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to officially kickoff construction of Hangar 11…

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June Jump in Passenger Traffic at ABE

July 23, 2018

18.9 percent increase from previous year Anticipating a surge in passenger traffic due to the arrival of the summer travel season, Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) marked a ninth consecutive month of positive passenger growth dating back to October 2017.  Last month, 72,600 passengers traveled through ABE – that is…

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May Momentum Keeps Passenger Traffic Rising

June 21, 2018

24-percent increase from previous year at ABE Passenger traffic at Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) carried a recent stretch of momentum throughout May by marking an eighth consecutive month of positive passenger growth dating back to October 2017.  Last month, 69,675 passengers traveled through ABE – that is a 24.4…

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2nd Annual “Winged Warriors” 5K Run/Walk On the Runway

June 19, 2018

All proceeds on Saturday, October 13th benefit the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley Takeoff down the runway at Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) to support those fighting cancer by lacing up your running shoes. On Saturday, October 13th, the Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority (LNAA) and the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of…

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75th Anniversary Celebration at Queen City Airport

June 14, 2018

Free admission to this family event on Saturday, August 25th Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority (LNAA) has announced plans for a summer celebration to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of Queen City Airport (XLL). This event is FREE to the public on Saturday, August 25th and runs from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m….

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LNAA Receives Grant from Multimodal Transportation Fund

May 25, 2018

$700,000 designated for Main Terminal Parking Lot Improvements  The Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority (LNAA) received a $700,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Multimodal Transportation Fund on Friday.  In the midst of rehabilitating infrastructure at Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE), the LNAA identified a multi-phase project to improve conditions…

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