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Federal Immigration Ban: Information for travelers and the community

Immigration BanPresident Trump’s executive order limiting immigration to the United States has raised questions for dual citizen travelers, travelers holding green cards and travelers holding immigrant visas. Get more information about the immigration ban here


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The Port of Seattle unveiled two new nursing suites that will help simplify travel for moms. The unique units triple the amount of mother’s suites at the airport, complementing the existing children's play area and mother's room currently located near the Central Terminal area.

The new suites are strategically located on the south end of the airport on the A concourse and on the north end near the Satellite Train System station outside of Concourse D. The private suites are equipped with a power outlet and a table along with a seat large enough to accommodate a mother and child.

To see more you can watch Commissioner Courtney talk about Sea-Tac's nursing suites.​

Port of Seattle, Boeing and Alaska Airlines Release Aviation Biofuel Infrastructure Findings

Existing pipeline, transportation resources, zoning and land use laws could accommodate new aviation biofuel blending, storage and delivery infrastructure.

The Port of Seattle, Boeing and Alaska Airlines today released a first-of-its-kind study that identifies the best infrastructure options for delivering aviation biofuel to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. In pursuit of its goal to power every flight at Sea-Tac with sustainable aviation biofuel, Sea-Tac is among the first airports in North America to work with aviation, energy and research partners to systematically evaluate all aspects to developing a commercial-scale program from scratch. Read details about sustainable aviation biofuels here. 

161215_officer_on_drives.jpgConsider multiple options to avoid busy traffic when going to Sea-Tac Airport

A record number of travelers are coming through Sea-Tac Airport. The airport is on pace to set a 2016 passenger total record of around 46 million, nearly 9 percent higher than 2015.

Read the details for getting to or from the airport stress-free

New amenities ready for anticipated record breaking Thanksgiving holiday weekend

Port of Seattle ups its customer service game to prepare for tons of turkey day travelers. Read the media release.

Port of Seattle welcomes announcement of new seasonal service to Cologne, Germany on Eurowings

Nonstop seasonal service will begin in July 2017 – fifth new airline to announce service this past year Read the story.

Record passenger totals for 2016 may push Seattle-Tacoma International Airport into top 10 U.S. airports

Through third quarter, Sea-Tac posts near double digit growth while airports ranked nearby are flat. Projected 3.5 million more passengers for 2016 will pump millions more into local economy Read the story.

SHHHH! - Port of Seattle honors three airlines with Fly Quiet Awards - Program honors airlines that work to reduce noise in community. Read the press release about Fly Quiet awards here.

Port of Seattle Reveals final design images for North Satellite modernization project

Ground breaking 1Q 2017, two phases scheduled to open in 2019 and 2021

Read the news release here and view images and animations below:Exterior rendering of modernized north satellite
Conceptual drawings (click to enlarge). View the complete photo gallery of North Satellite images.

Animated versions of a modernized North Satellite: Click to view animated videos of the exterior and interior.​​​