By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh International Airport has come to terms with its airlines.READ MORE: Free Tickets Available Thursday For Pittsburgh's Drive-In Movie Night
According to KDKA’s news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the airport negotiated a new two-year lease agreement with the airlines.READ MORE: Tractor Trailer Driver Dies After Crashing Into Utility Pole, 2 Vehicles And Mobile Home
It replaces a 30-year deal signed back in 1988.
Under the agreement, airlines are charged fees to pay for the operation of the airport and capital improvements.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny County Reports 994 New Cases, 12 Additional Deaths Over 72 Hours
The airlines also committed to spend $50 million on top of another $100 million to modernize the airport’s design.