Media Resources

  • Sangster International Airport (SIA) is the largest of two international airports in Jamaica, and is ideally located in the heart of the primary tourism destination region.
  • Approximately 95% of Total Passengers at SIA are passengers travelling internationally.
  • Of the approximately 1.7 million annual visitors to Jamaica,  72% use SIA as their primary airport.
  • Peak arriving and departing capacity is 4,200 passengers per hour.

News Releases

News releases are available in this section to members of the media.  For further information please contact:

Marketing Department
MBJ Airports Limited
Sangster International Airport
Montego Bay
Jamaica
Phone:  (876) 952-3124

Sangster International Airport inducted in ACI's Roll of Excellence – Mar 28, 2014

MBJ Airports Limited is pleased to announce that Sangster International Airport (SIA) will be inducted into the Director General’s Roll of Excellence by the Airports Council International (ACI).

Airport Update #1 – Jan 3, 2014

Airport Update #1 2014 Winter Storm

Duty Free Shopping on Arrival at Sangster International – Jul 8, 2013

Travellers arriving at Sangster International Airport from other countries can now buy duty-free goods on arrival.

Simulation Exercise at Sangster International Airport – Nov 30, 2012

Please see attached advisory from MBJ Airports Limited. As the operator of Sangster International Airport, we will be conducting an emergency simulation exercise. This is only an exercise, however there will be additional activity at the airport related to the response to this event. The simulation will have no impact on the regular operation of the airport.

Airport Update #5 - Final Hurricane "Sandy" – Oct 25, 2012

Sangster Airport International re-opens.