Charleston CHS Airport Overview
Charleston International Airport CHS serves mainly the three-county Charlston metropolitan area in the State of South Carolina. Due to modern facilities and state-of-the-art operations, as well as its close proximity to the City of Charlston, the Airport is becoming a principal transportation hub for the southeastern part of the country.
The city of Charleston is a place where the past is still the present. Gas-lit cobblestone streets lead to unique boutiques and excellent southern dining. In its 300-year history, Charleston has been welcoming host to its visitors offering historic houses, museums, attractions, beaches and world-class golf. Carefully preserved homes, churches and public buildings line tree-shaded streets and attest to the great past of this city.
CHS Airport is located in North Charlston, off Interstate 26 and close to the city of Charleston. It is adjacent to Charleston Air Force Base and airfield facilities are used jointly with the Air Force.
With two runways and 2M+ passengers yearly, Charleston International Airport is served by major airlines offering direct flights to major U.S. cities, with connections around the world.
Charleston International Airport has one passenger terminal with two Concourses.
Present and future Airport developments:
1. The aircraft parking apron expansion, made necessary due to Concourse B's expansion, is scheduled for completion Nov. 2013.
2. Rental car agencies will be located in one space, connected to the baggage claim hall - completion April 2014.
3. A Consolidated TSA security screening checkpoint is scheduled for Dec. 2014.
4. Renovation of ticketing hall is to start Jan. 2014, to be completed by May 2015.
5. Concourse B extension with 5 new gates and added amenities will start Sept. 2013 - scheduled for May 2015.
6. Concourse A renovation will offer better amenities - work starting Oct. 2014 & ending Aug. 2015
Charleston CHS Airport Update History
- CHS Airports - Oct 28, 2013
- CHS Airport Intro - Oct 13, 2013
- CHS Main Terminals - Oct 13, 2013
- CHS Buses & Trains - Oct 5, 2013
- CHS Rental Cars - Oct 5, 2013
- CHS Taxis & Limos - Sep 9, 2013
- CHS Security - Sep 8, 2013
- CHS Pets - Sep 8, 2013
- CHS Persons With Disabilities - Sep 8, 2013
- CHS Lost Found - Sep 8, 2013
- CHS Internet - Sep 8, 2013
- CHS Guest Services - Sep 8, 2013
- CHS Emergency - Sep 8, 2013
- CHS Business Services - Sep 8, 2013
- CHS Banking ATM - Sep 8, 2013
- CHS Parking On site - Aug 16, 2013
- CHS Airlines Served - Jun 27, 2013