The San Francisco International Airport postpones opening of the next phase of Harvey Milk Terminal 1

Airport remains open, but next section of new terminal will not be activated for at least 4 weeks

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 2020-Mar-23 — /Travel PR News/ — The San Francisco International Airport (SFO) announced that the opening of the next phase of Harvey Milk Terminal 1 will be postponed due to the COVID-19 crisis. The Airport remains open, but the next phase of the new terminal will not be activated for public use for at least four weeks. SFO will not establish a new opening date for this phase until at least mid-April.

Details are as follows:

As a result of this postponement:

  • All American Airlines check-in and gate activities will remain in Terminal 2
  • JetBlue and Southwest will remain in their current ticket counter and baggage claim locations

The following are not affected:

  • SFO remains open for essential travel
  • JetBlue and Southwest flights will continue to depart from the same gates in Harvey Milk Terminal 1

In accordance with the San Francisco Health Order, which defines construction related to airport operations as essential, construction crews will continue to work on the Harvey Milk Terminal 1 project, to ensure the next phase is ready for activation once a new public opening date has been established.

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Doug Yakel
Public Information Officer
External Affairs Office
San Francisco International Airport

Source: San Francisco International Airport