2022 News Releases

CLEAR LAUNCHES EXPEDITED LANES AT MKE

MILWAUKEE (August 9, 2022) – – CLEAR has launched expedited security screening lanes at MKE.

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MKE CELEBRATING DISABILITY PRIDE MONTH

MILWAUKEE (July 13, 2022) – – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport is celebrating Disability Pride Month by highlighting accessibility features at the Airport, including the recently implemented adult-changing tables and Sunflower Lanyard Program. 

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TSA PRECHECK MOBILE ENROLLMENT COMING TO MKE

MILWAUKEE (June 29, 2022) – – TSA PreCheck will offer passengers at MKE the opportunity to enroll at the Airport from July 25 to August 5. 

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GARDEN DISTRICT KITCHEN & BAR UNVEILS NEW MENU

MILWAUKEE (June 28, 2022) – – The Garden District Kitchen & Bar, Milwaukee Mitchell's latest restaurant to open as part of its major refresh, unveiled a brand-new menu which will feature iconic Wisconsin food items. 

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AIR CANADA RESUMES SERVICE FROM MKE TO TORONTO

MILWAUKEE (June 23, 2022) – – Air Canada has resumed its daily nonstop service between Milwaukee and Toronto. The route had been suspended in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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DELTA LAUNCHES NEW NONSTOP SERVICE TO JFK

MILWAUKEE (June 7, 2022) – – Delta Air Lines has added daily nonstop service between Milwaukee Mitchell and New York - JFK. This new service is in addition to their existing nonstop service from MKE to LaGuardia. 

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ACE INTERNSHIP PROGRAM RETURNS TO MKE

MILWAUKEE (June 7, 2022) – – The Aviation Careers Education (ACE) program is returning to Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport. 

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MKE NAMED OFFICIAL SUMMERFEST SKYGLIDER SPONSOR

MILWAUKEE (June 2, 2022) – – MKE will serve as the official Summerfest Skyglider Sponsor for 2022. The 94 Airport-themed cars will highlight the 35+ destinations that you can reach nonstop from MKE. Additionally, Recombobultaion Area signs have been installed at the exits. 

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DELTA ADDS NONSTOP SERVICE FROM MKE TO NY-JFK

MILWAUKEE (April 6, 2022) – – Delta Air Lines will add daily nonstop service between Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) and New York-JFK International Airport (JFK) beginning June 6, 2022. 

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JETBLUE LAUNCHES NEW SERVICE FROM MKE

MILWAUKEE (March 27, 2022) – – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport welcome its newest airline today - JetBlue Airways. JetBlue has launched new daily nonstop flights to Boston and New York/JFK. 

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MKE AWARDED 2021 ASQ AWARD

MILWAUKEE (March 10, 2022) – – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport was recognized as one of the world's best airports for customer experience, receiving a 2021 international ACI Airport Service Quality Award.

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MKE PREPARED FOR SPRING BREAK TRAVEL SEASON

MILWAUKEE (March 3, 2022) – – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport is gearing up for its busiest spring break travel season since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. MKE is offering a record number of nonstop departures this season.

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AIR CANADA TO RESUME SERVICE FROM MKE TO TORONTO

MILWAUKEE (FEBRUARY 24, 2022) -- Air Canada has announced plans to resume daily nonstop service between Milwaukee and
Toronto beginning July 1. 

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          FLY NONSTOP FROM MKE TO MYRTLE BEACH ON SPIRIT

MILWAUKEE (February 23, 2022) – – Spirit Airlines is adding Myrtle Beach to its growing list of destinations served nonstop from Milwaukee this summer. With low fares and a flight time of just over two hours, the new flights make it easy to enjoy South Carolina's beachfront. 

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           VIRAL TEDDY BEAR REUNITED WITH OWNER AT MKE

MILWAUKEE (February 15, 2022) – – The teddy bear left behind at Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport has been reunited with its owner, 5-year-old Ezekiel Burnett. The teddy bear's family saw the Airport's social media post after it went viral -- reaching over 4 million people across the globe. 

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TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR JETBLUE FLIGHTS

MILWAUKEE (February 2, 2022) – – Tickets are now on sale for JetBlue Airways’ new nonstop flights from Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport to Boston Logan International Airport and New York/John F. Kennedy International Airport. The flights will be flown seven days per week from Milwaukee.

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