Nov./Dec. 2012

Nov/Dec 2007

Port of Huntsville FY12 Annual Report

The Port of Huntsville's annual report for fiscal year 2012 (July 1, 2011 – June 30, 2012) can be viewed electronically by clicking here.

The report highlights the activities and operations of the three main operating entities of the Port of Huntsville – Huntsville International Airport (HSV), International Intermodal Center, and Jetplex Industrial Park.


Customers, State and Local Officials Gathered at HSV to Celebrate Panalpina's 747-8

Close to 200 customers, local business leaders and state, city and county dignitaries attended the Panalpina tour of its air freight hub and Boeing 747-8 in Huntsville. This event at Huntsville International Airport (HSV) was the only one held in the United States.

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State-of-the-art Firefighting Equipment Showcased at HSV

Huntsville International Airport (HSV) recently enhanced its firefighting capabilities with new technology, including a brand new 2012 Oshkosh Striker 3000. This fire truck holds 3,000 gallons of water, as compared to 500 gallons carried in traditional fire trucks.

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HSV Hosted "Welcome Home Troops" Events for 450 Soldiers Returning Home from Afghanistan

Huntsville International Airport (HSV) helped welcome home the 115th battalion at two different homecomings last month. In total, 450 soldiers returned to cheering crowds at HSV. The troops flew in to Signature Flight Support through chartered planes and marched to HSV's parking lot where family, friends and the public waited to welcome them home.

See more pictures here.


Holiday Travel Tips for Travelers

As the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays approach, travelers should adhere to holiday traveling tips and suggestions to make air travel the most enjoyable.

Read Huntsville International Airport's (HSV) travel tips for holiday travelers here.

*Note: photo provided through flickr by Runder's photostream.