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Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 9:50 AM - For Immediate Release

Sacramento International Airport’s New Terminal B Opens: First arrivals and departures

Sacramento International Airport’s new Terminal B will be open for business with its first arrivals on Wed., Oct. 5 and the first departures and official grand opening on Oct. 6.

First Arrivals

Wednesday night, October 5th after 9:30 p.m. all flights originally scheduled to arrive into Terminal B after 9:30pm, except JetBlue, United and AeroMexico, will arrive into the new Terminal B. JetBlue, United and AeroMexico passengers will arrive into the current Terminal B. 

First Departures

Thursday morning, October 6th at 4:00am, Sacramento International will hold the official ribbon cutting for the new Central Terminal B. Old Terminal B will cease operation and the majority of the airlines will be operating from new gates or terminals. 

Please see our list of airlines by terminal.

The Sacramento County Department of Airport is responsible for planning, developing, operating and maintaining the county’s four airports: Sacramento International Airport, Executive Airport, Mather Airport and Franklin Field. Sacramento International Airport offers more than 150 daily nonstop flights on 10 domestic and international carriers to 30 cities. The regional economic impact of the Sacramento County airport system is more than $4 billion annually. For more information, visit