News & Events

Stay up-to-date on the progress of BNA Vision with news and announcements from the Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority, including Business Diversity Development events and major milestones.

Parking and Traffic Updates at Nashville International Airport

Nov. 21, 2017 | posted in: News

BNA Express Park and additional lots offer convenient parking for travelers NASHVILLE ─ Nashville International Airport (BNA) is advising travelers of parking and traffic changes that will take place after Thanksgiving: Beginning the week of Nov. 27, a portion of BNA’s Long Term Parking Lot A will be closed, allowing a power line to be…

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Music City Gets First Look at the Future of Nashville International Airport

Sep. 29, 2017 | posted in: News

New designs for ‘BNA Vision’ reveal look and feel of renovated terminal and new plaza NASHVILLE – The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) and Mayor Megan Barry today unveiled the new look, feel and design of BNA Vision, the growth and expansion plan for Nashville International Airport (BNA). Through video, renderings, a 3-D model, and…

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BNA Vision Outreach Event

Sep. 13, 2017 | posted in: Events

Join the Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) for an overview of upcoming business opportunities for BNA Vision, the airport’s growth and expansion plan. The event will include an update on BNA Vision business opportunities, the airport’s procurement process and local Small, Minority and Woman-owned Business Enterprises (SMWBE) initiatives, as well as an opportunity to network with…

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Nashville International Airport Sees Record Number of Departing Passengers in a Single Day

Jun. 15, 2017 | posted in: News

NASHVILLE – On Monday, June 12, more than 25,000 passengers departed Nashville International Airport (BNA) with the conclusion of the 2017 CMA Music Festival and Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, setting a new single-day record for BNA, and a 10.6 percent increase over the previous record set during the comparable Monday in 2016. In anticipation…

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WSMV: Expansions at Nashville Airport could lead to more nonstop international flights

Jun. 14, 2017 | posted in: News

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) – It’s been 22 years since Nashville International Airport offered non-stop service to Europe, and officials with the Nashville Aiport Authority hope that will change soon. Construction is underway to upgrade and improve BNA’s international arrival gates. It’s part of the Airport Authority’s five-to-six-year vision plan for the Nashville Airport, which includes…

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Nashville International Airport Named Fastest Growing U.S. Airport

Jun. 13, 2017 | posted in: News

NASHVILLE ─ Nashville International Airport (BNA) was recently named the fastest growing airport of its size and awarded the Airport Traffic Growth Award from anna.aero, an industry news and analysis organization dedicated to outstanding airline network planning intelligence. The award recognizes BNA’s remarkable 11.2 percent growth in passenger traffic in 2016 in the mid-sized airport…

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Construction Blasting for Parking and Transportation Center to Increase to 3x per Day

May. 8, 2017 | posted in: News

PLEASE BE AWARE that construction of the Parking and Transportation Center will require an increase in blasting to three times per day beginning Tuesday, May 9, at 9 a.m., noon and 3 p.m. Each single, large blast will take place at the Parking and Transportation Center construction site, located directly south of the current Short…

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Construction Blasting for Parking and Transportation Center to Begin April 25

Apr. 21, 2017 | posted in: News

PLEASE BE AWARE that construction of the Parking and Transportation Center will require blasting beginning Tuesday, April 25, at 10 a.m. and again at 1 p.m., if needed. This single, large blast will take place at the Parking and Transportation Center construction site, located directly south of the current Short Term Garage, and will continue Monday –…

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Concourse A Moving Sidewalks to be Removed April 25

Apr. 13, 2017 | posted in: News

Construction Begins on Interim International Arrivals Building. Please be aware, on Tuesday, April 25, the moving sidewalks on Concourse A will be permanently removed so construction can begin on the interim International Arrivals Building (IAB). BNA Vision, our dynamic growth and expansion plan for the airport, includes the construction of a state-of-the-art IAB. To accommodate…

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BNA Roadway Changes Starting March 21

Feb. 9, 2017 | posted in: News

Travelers to BNA take Notice! BNA Roadway Changes Starting March 21 Traffic Light Added Relocation of Shuttles and Buses Please be aware, starting Tuesday, March 21, there will be a traffic light in operation on Terminal Drive at Nashville International Airport (BNA) to help relieve traffic associated with the construction of the new Parking and…

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Event: Business Taking Off

Jan. 31, 2017 | posted in: Events

Business Taking Off is an annual free presentation and networking event to learn more about doing business with MNAA and upcoming business opportunities at Nashville International Airport and John C. Tune Airport. This year’s event will be held at the Nashville Airport Marriott (600 Marriott Dr) on Feb. 24, 2017 at 7 a.m. CST. For…

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Airport Authority Breaks Ground On BNA Vision

Jan. 23, 2017 | posted in: News

NASHVILLE – With an event featuring Mayor Megan Barry, top officials of the Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today broke ground on a new Parking and Transportation Center at Nashville International Airport (BNA), the first major project comprising BNA Vision, the Airport Authority’s comprehensive growth and expansion plan. The six-level, 2,000 space parking structure will…

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Nashville International Airport Passenger Traffic Up 11 Percent in 2016

Jan. 11, 2017 | posted in: News

NASHVILLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT PASSENGER TRAFFIC UP 11 PERCENT IN 2016 NASHVILLE ─ The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announced Nashville International Airport (BNA) served more than 12.9 million passengers in 2016, setting a new all-time passenger record for the calendar year. In 2016, 12,979,803 passengers traveled into and out of BNA, an increase of…

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October Sets New Record As Busiest Month In BNA History

Nov. 18, 2016 | posted in: News

NASHVILLE – The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announced Nashville International Airport (BNA) served more than 1,217,173 passengers in October 2016, setting a new record as the busiest month in BNA history. This broke the previous record set in June 2016 with 1,206,083 passengers. October 2016 also marked the eighth consecutive month with more…

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Nashville International Airport Posts Strong 1St Quarter For FY 2017

Oct. 20, 2016 | posted in: News

NASHVILLE – The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today announced the results and highlights of the first quarter of its 2017 fiscal year, which spanned from July through September 2016, and was characterized by continued strong growth in passenger traffic. By the numbers: More than 3.4 million passengers in the three-month period marking the first…

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Airport Authority Unveils BNA Vision

Aug. 1, 2016 | posted in: News

NASHVILLE – The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) today unveiled BNA Vision, a comprehensive plan designed to enable Nashville International Airport (BNA) to accommodate the region’s booming population growth and meet the needs of the airport’s record-breaking passenger increases. BNA Vision includes expanding parking, concourses and lobby areas, adding new gates, developing a state-of-the-art International…

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