2020 News Releases

MKE TO BE FEATURED IN NATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL


MILWAUKEE (May 5, 2020) – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE), along with 22 other airports across North America, are coming together for JetStream Music Festival to support local musicians during the COVID-19 crisis.  

The multi-hour livestreamed festival will take place at 5 p.m. CST on May 6 on each of the participating airports’ Facebook pages, including MKE’s.

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MKE NOW OFFERS COAT CHECK SERVICES TO TRAVELERS


MILWAUKEE (February 13, 2020) – Just in time for the upcoming spring break travel season, Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport is proud to announce the debut of a new coat check service. The new amenity is sure to be a hit with travelers heading to warm weather destinations.

In partnership with retail partner Paradies Lagardère, the new service will be offered inside the newly opened Summerfest Marketplace store, which is located pre-security in the Airport’s concession mall. 

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SUMMERFEST MARKETPLACE OFFICIALLY OPENS AT MKE


MILWAUKEE (January 15, 2020) – Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele, along with Airport Director Brian Dranzik, Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. President and CEO Don Smiley, and Paradies Lagardère President and CEO Gregg Paradies today unveiled the first-ever Summerfest merchandise store outside the grounds of Henry Maier Festival Park. At 3,466 square feet, Summerfest Marketplace, located inside the main terminal of Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport, is the largest retail space at MKE. 

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UNITED AIRLINES ANNOUNCES FLIGHTS FROM MKE TO SAN FRANCISCO


MILWAUKEE (January 10, 2020) – United Airlines has announced that it will add new nonstop service from Milwaukee to San Francisco this summer. Beginning in June, United will add a daily nonstop flight from Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) for the upcoming summer travel season.

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