About Spokane International Airport
Spokane International Airport (GEG) is a 6,400 acre commercial service airport served by Alaska, Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, Southwest and United Airlines. The airport processed a record 4,112,784 total passengers in 2019. It is the second largest airport in the State of Washington and recognized by the FAA as a small hub airport. The Airport is an employment for over 3,000 people and has a $725 million annual economic impact on the Spokane Region.
The Airport is also served by FedEx and UPS. Together, they processed nearly 74,000 U.S. air cargo tons in 2020. In terms of cargo handling it is in the top 50 airports in the U.S. The Airport also supports an important and expanding airfield aerospace industry cluster to include MRO activities, commercial aircraft painting, and aircraft parts manufacturing. It is conveniently located adjacent to four Interstate 90 interchanges and is served by Class 1 rail service in addition to The Airport’s commercial and cargo service, offering convenient trucking, rail and air freight transportation options.
Spokane International Airport is jointly owned by Spokane County and the City of Spokane and is operated through an interlocal agreement. The operating authority is the Spokane Airport Board, consisting of seven appointees from the two governmental bodies. The Board annually invests approximately $30 million in capital improvements utilizing various funding sources.
The Board also operates Felts Field Airport (SFF), a 400 acre general aviation reliever airport with 150 based aircraft, 95 tenants and 200 sub-tenants. Commercial operators include avionics services, fixed and rotary wing aircraft flight schools, aircraft maintenance training programs, regional medevac operator and an aircraft power-plant modification firm.
In addition to the two airports, The Board oversees the Airport Business Park, a 540 acre park adjacent to Spokane International Airport that houses the USPS’ Regional Processing and Distribution Center as well as office buildings and manufacturing, and recycling facilities.
Key Data Points:
- Record 4,112,784 total passengers in 2019
- Seven commercial airlines and two integrated air cargo airlines operate at the airport
- Three onsite hotels
- 73,834 tons of cargo processed in 2020
- Easy access to Interstate 90, Class 1 rail service and commercial and cargo air freight transportation
Alaska Airlines Announces Twice-Daily Nonstop Service from Spokane to Everett’s Paine Field
June 4, 2021
Alaska Airlines will begin twice-daily nonstop service from Spokane International Airport to Everett's Paine Field starting September 8th. Everett becomes the eighth city Alaska offers service to from Spokane, joining Boise, Los Angeles, Portland, Sa... READ MORE
Southwest Airlines Announces New Nonstop Service from Spokane to Chicago and Orange County
May 1, 2021
Southwest Airlines will be offering seasonal nonstop service from Spokane International Airport to Chicago Midway International Airport and John Wayne Orange County Airport starting June 6th and continuing through September 6th.... READ MORE
Amazon Announces Plan to Lease Air Cargo Facility at Spokane International Airport
March 18, 2021
Amazon has announced a partnership with the Spokane Airport Board and the S3R3 Solutions Public Development Authority to lease a 30,000 square foot facility at Spokane International Airport to support an Amazon Air operation. The facility, which will... READ MORE