Retirement Congratulations

Congratulations to Cpl. John Scott of the airport police department on his retirement after 20 years of service to Montgomery Regional Airport.

Chief William Howell congratulates Cpl. Scott

Montgomery Regional Airport Executive Search

The Montgomery Regional Airport Authority is seeking a highly qualified and credentialed individual to lead the Montgomery Regional Airport (MGM) in Montgomery, Alabama. See details here.

MGM Offers New Options for Passengers and Guests

In an ongoing effort to improve the customer experience, the Montgomery Regional Airport has unveiled new options for passengers and airport guests.

MGM’s new airport concessionaire,  Tailwind Concessions, recently hosted soft openings of three new dining experiences in the Airport.

After passing through the security checkpoint, passengers can now dine and drink in the bar lounge.  Breakfast, snacks and gifts are also conveniently available in the gate area for travelers.

Guests waiting on passengers, and the River Region community, can also order food in the pre-security dining area.  Breakfast, pizza, burgers and other exciting menu items are only a phone call away with convenient, personal delivery.

The coffee shop opens at 4:30 a.m. and the lounge opens at 10:30 a.m.  All dining operations close daily, upon the last departure.


MGM has also added fun, play areas for children to enjoy while waiting to board flights or for a loved one to land.  The playgrounds are located in the main terminal and gate areas.

Airport officials will unveil the names of the new restaurant and coffee shop during the official opening scheduled for Tuesday, March 13.


Via Airlines coming to MGM

Via Airlines will provide non-stop service from Montgomery to Orlando-Sanford International Airport (SFB) beginning May 14th.  For more information, call (407)-499-4992 or visit

MGM Airfield Reopens

The airfield at the Montgomery Regional Airport reopened at 9 a.m. on Thursday, January 18, and flight activity will resume.

Significant winter weather caused hazardous conditions on the airfield. The airport appreciates passengers’ patience while efforts were underway to ensure safe operating conditions.

Passengers should closely monitor flights and check with airlines for the most current information.

American Airlines | | 1-800-433-7300
Delta | | 1-800-221-1212

Travel Advisory: Winter Weather Impacts MGM Travel

NEWS UPDATE (1/17/18 – 4:00 p.m.)
Airfield will remain closed until 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 18, 2018.

Travel into and from the Montgomery Regional Airport has been impacted by winter weather. Hazardous conditions persist, and in an effort to ensure safety, the airfield will remain closed until 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 18, 2018.

MGM will continue to provide updates as conditions change. The airport terminal is open, but all flights will be impacted today.  Passengers should check with airlines for current information on flight times.

American Airlines |  | 1-800-433-7300
Delta |  |  1-800-221-1212



Airport Vehicles for Sale (open bid)


1.  1995 Chevy S-10 truck:     V-6, automatic, a/c, white/grey, 113,000 miles, runs, fair condition.

2.  1999 Dodge Ram truck:    V-8, 4wd, ½ ton, automatic, a/c, green/grey, 110,984 miles, runs, fair condition.

Both vehicles are currently registered, licensed and tagged.  Vehicles parked in the airport employee parking lot for inspection.  Vehicles will be sold “WHERE IS – AS IS” with no warranties, expressed or implied.  Interested parties may submit a sealed bid to the Airport Authority’s Administrative Office (terminal building, 2d floor) no later than Monday, 27 November, 4:30 pm.  Prior to November 27, bids submitted after 4:30 pm may be placed in the mail slot located in the hallway next to the main door of the Administrative Office Ensure the name of the vehicle you are bidding on (S-10 or Dodge Ram) is clearly visible on the envelope. Sealed bids will be opened Tuesday, November 28, 8:30 amCall 334-281-5040 and ask for Mark or Bob if you need additional information.  All sales final – cash only – payable within 24-hours.


Montgomery Regional Airport To Offer New Air Service

DCA Announcement

Board members and local officials announce the addition of new air service to Washington, D.C.

Today, the Montgomery Airport Authority and American Airlines announced the addition of nonstop service from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) to Montgomery Regional Airport (MGM).

Beginning June 7, 2018, daily service will be offered on the new Montgomery–Washington route.

“The Montgomery Airport Authority continues to work with our airline partners to expand service for passengers,” said, Tammy Knight Fleming, Board Chair. “This new, nonstop service connecting Alabama’s capital to the nation’s capital, one of the top destinations in our market, will be a tremendous asset for business travelers, government officials and the community at large.”

American Airlines currently operates nonstop service from Montgomery to Dallas, Texas and Charlotte, North Carolina.

Tickets for the new service between Montgomery (MGM) and Washington, D.C. (DCA) are available today at

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Tropical Storm Irma

Montgomery Regional Airport is open and operating during Tropical Storm Irma. Please contact your airline for the status of flights.

Delta  1-800-221-1212

American  1-800-433-7300


Important Winter Storm Announcement

As Winter Storm Helena approaches the Southeast, airlines have begun to issue travel advisories for cities throughout the region.

So, whether you’re flying through MGM and connecting to a hub, or planning to drive directly to your hub airport be mindful that conditions may cause flight delays and cancellations at airports and slow moving traffic on I-85. 

Airlines are offering the option to change impacted flights to impacted cites at no charge.  

Please see the links below to see each airlines list of eligible cities and dates.

American –

Delta –


Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Notice

The FAA has banned all Samsung Galaxy Note 7 cellphones on all aircraft operations, including commercial flights. This includes all carry on baggage, all checked baggage, and carrying on your person.


Meetings & Events

Airport Authority Board Meetings:

Tuesday, September 11th, at 4:00 p.m. in the second floor board meeting room.


Agenda available here

Committee Meetings (all in the second floor board meeting room):

Thursday, September 6th

Finance Committee, 1:00 p.m.