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
Phone:  (876) 952-3124

Request for Proposal - 29 Specialty Retail & Duty Free Jewelery Concession – Dec 27, 2019

Request for Proposal for 29 Concessions; Specialty Retail & Duty Free Jewelery & High end Cigar & Liquor

LATAM Airlines commences direct service from Lima to Montego Bay – Dec 6, 2019

LATAM Airlines commences direct service from Lima to Montego Bay

Automation of the Public Car Park – Dec 4, 2019

The public car parks will be automated in the coming weeks - learn the step by step process on how to use this new system.

Fatal Accident at Airport – Dec 4, 2019

Fatal Accident at Airport Montego Bay, Jamaica, 04 December, 2019 // Sangster International Airport (SIA). MBJ Airports Limited (“MBJ”) has been made aware of a tragic incident which occurred at the Sangster International Airport on the night of December 3, 2019 in which an employee of a Contractor was fatally injured on site at the Airport. MBJ, along with the authorities have commenced their investigations into the incident. The Airport extends its deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of the individual in the wake of this tragedy. About MBJ Airports: MBJ Airports Limited, operator of Sangster International Airport, connects Jamaica to more than 60 international destinations. A record 4.5m passengers used the airport in 2018. MBJ operates SIA under a 30-year concession awarded in 2003 and provides employment for approximately 7,000 Jamaicans. SIA has been named the Caribbean’s Leading Airport by World Travel Awards for the past 11 years in a row. Media Inquiries: Sharon Hislop, Manager, Commercial Development & Marketing T: +1 876 952 3124 | E: |

Team Sangster 5K Run/Walk - November 30, 6:00 a.m. – Nov 18, 2019

Team Sangster 5K Run/Walk