Tampa International Airport (TPA) is owned by the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority, an independent special district of the State of Florida. The Authority is governed by a five-member Board of Directors.
Southwest Airlines carries the largest share of TPA passengers, operating a peak-season schedule of over 90 daily departures. The airport presently serves 86 non-stop destinatio...ns, including international service to the Bahamas, Canada, Germany, Mexico, Panama, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, Iceland, and to destinations throughout the Caribbean. Tampa is also one of only a handful of airport offering non-stop service to Havana, Cuba, as well as charter operations to Holguín and Santa Clara. The Airport hosted nearly 19-million passengers in 2016, and is the 29th largest Airport in the U.S. for enplanements according to the FAA.
In late 2011, TPA officials began the process of updating the Master Plan for the airport’s 3,300-acre campus. The final plan, a