Akron-Canton Airport Heightens Security

Green, OH -  Anyone flying out of Akron - Canton Airport (CAK) today should arrive one in a half  to two hours prior to their scheduled departure time.

In response to the terror plot in the United Kingdom, Canton-Akron Airport (CAK) has heightened their security today.

When arriving at the airport, expect to see the following:

  • Increased Summit County patrols and K-9 units
  • Inability to leave vehicle unattended at the curb for any reason or for any amount of time.

What to expect at gate screening:

  • No liquids or gels of any kind will be permitted in carry on baggage (including all beverages, shampoo, suntan lotion, tooth paste, hair gel or other items of similar consistency)
  • Random inspections at the gate prior to boarding aircraft.