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Amazon Air launches cargo service at Mobile International Airport

MOBILE, Ala. (November 3, 2022) – Amazon Air launched daily cargo service at the Mobile International Airport (BFM),with an inaugural flight arriving shortly after 2:30 a.m. this morning.

Mobile International Airport awarded $7.7 million federal grant

MOBILE, Ala. (August 30, 2022) – The Mobile Airport Authority (MAA) will receive a combined $7.7 million in Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) grant funding for two airport improvement projects at the Mobile International Airport (BFM).

MOB to hold full-scale emergency plan exercise

MOBILE, Ala. (August 29, 2022) – The Mobile Airport Authority (MAA) will test its crisis readiness with a full-scale emergency exercise at Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) on Tuesday, August 30, 2022.

Airbus A220 ramp-up leads to international charter flight at BFM

MOBILE, Ala. (August 23, 2022) – The first international flight from the Mobile International Airport (BFM) arrived Monday morning thanks to the Airbus A220 ramp-up. 

Mobile International Airport awarded FAA Southern Regional Air Carrier Safety Award
Posted on: July 11th,2022

MOBILE, Ala. (July 11, 2022) – The Mobile International Airport (BFM) was recently awarded for its excellence in aviation safety.

MOB hosting airport-wide Hiring Day

MOBILE, Ala. (May 31, 2022) – Mobile Regional Airport (MOB), in partnership with the Alabama Career Center System and Southwest Alabama Partnership for Training and Employment (SWAPTE), and its tenant partners are looking to fill dozens of job

Mask mandate lifted at MOB

MOBILE, Ala. (April 19, 2022) - Following the withdrawal of the TSA's security directive requiring masks in airports, masks will now be optional for Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) passengers, guests, and employees, effective immediately.

Mobile Airport Authority Awarded $100 Million in Government Spending Bill

MOBILE, Ala. (March 11, 2022) – The United States Congress passed a government spending bill Thursday night, which includes $100 million to the Mobile Airport Authority (MAA) to construct a new international terminal at the Mobile Downtown Airport

Mobile Airport Authority and Alabama Port Authority receive federal funds for multimodal investments

MOBILE, Ala. (March 2, 2022) – The U.S. Department of Transportation today awarded $100 million to two Alabama transportation authorities to construct multi-modal transportation assets in Mobile, Ala.  The Mobile Airport Authority (MAA) and the