Behind the scenes
Peek behind the curtains to meet the cool and creative people defining the future of travel at PDX.
Meet the 2,000 Builders, Makers and Architects of Concourse E

It took a dedicated creative community four years to build a new home for Southwest Airlines at PDX.

Sneak Peek: Everything Cool Coming Soon to Concourse E

Not every city has an affinity for its airport. But Portland isn’t just any city. And PDX isn’t just any airport.

Pro Traveler Hacks for De-stressing and Staying Well

Nearly every airline passenger has a “just barely made it” story. You probably do, too. Maybe you were dashing through the concourse with your kids as you heard the last call for boarding.

Weird Trivia From 1988, When Concourse A Was (Almost) Cool

Weird Trivia From 1988, When Concourse A Was (Almost) Cool

The Least-Airport-y Food in America is About to Get Even Tastier

If you’ve spent a couple of hours waiting in line for Portland’s most popular buttermilk-battered chicken and sweet potato waffles, then we’ve got good news: Your favorite brunch spot has unveiled plans for an outpost at PDX. And better yet, you won’t have to miss your flight to indulge.

The Airport as Gallery: A Conversation With Artist Jacob Hashimoto

Contemporary artist Jacob Hashimoto has shown his work everywhere from Los Angeles and Chicago to Italy and Finland. But one of his next major installations lands in a less obvious venue: Not a modern art museum but the Portland International Airport.

Goodbye to A: Memories From the Concourse We’ll (Kinda) Miss

Saying goodbye to Concourse A is bittersweet. We’ve had plenty of memorable times here, and we’re sure you have some stories to share, too.