Mitchell Airport Welcomes New Director
We're excited to welcome Terrence Slaybaugh as the new Airport Director for Milwaukee County. Mr. Slaybaugh recently was the Director of Aviation for the City of Dayton. Prior to that, he served as Director of Aviation at the Greater Rochester International Airport. Please say hello if you see Terry during your next visit to Mitchell Airport!
Lots of New Flights Coming in 2015!
Alaska Airlines is headlining a number of new flights at Mitchell Airport this year. Alaska's new nonstop flights from Milwaukee to Seattle begin July 1. Visit AlaskaAir.com to book your tickets today.
We "LUV" Southwest's New Dallas Route
Beginning this spring, you can jet off to Southwest's hometown of Dallas! New nonstop flights from Milwaukee to Dallas-Love airport start April 8. And don't forget that Southwest's new nonstop to San Diego begins April 11. That brings Southwest's total number of MKE destinations to 24! Remember, Southwest's flights can only be found at Southwest.com.
Delta Expands with Flights to Boston
Delta Air Lines will launch new nonstop service from MKE to Boston beginning June 5, giving customers another convenient option for traveling to New England. Introductory fares start at just $133 each way and can be found online at www.delta.com. Delta already offers nonstop service from Milwaukee to Atlanta, Cancun, Cincinnati, Detroit, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York LaGuardia, and Orlando.
Our Spring Break Flights are Hot!
Spring break travelers have lots of choices thanks to added nonstop flights to warm destinations. Southwest is offering as many as 21 nonstop departures to Florida each Saturday. In all, our carriers are offering a combined 41 nonstop departures to warm destinations during the peak days of spring break travel. Visit mitchellairport.com to plan your trip today!
Mitchell Airport welcomes AeroMexico
Through a partnership with Milwaukee-based Funjet Vacations, along with Apple Vacations, AeroMexico is offering non-stop flights from Milwaukee to Mexico through early April. The service includes daily nonstops to Cancun/Riviera Maya and Saturday-only service to Cozumel. Start planning your next vacation to these and other "hot spots" at funjet.com and applevacations.com!
PreCheck Enrollment Center Relocates
If you're looking to sign up for the TSA Pre✓™ expedited screening program, please note that the Milwaukee Enrollment Center has moved. The new enrollment center, managed by IdentoGO, is located at 3841 W. Wisconsin Avenue in Milwaukee. TSA Pre✓™ provides registered passengers with expedited security screening at more than 120 airports nationwide. MKE has TSA Pre✓™ lanes on all three concourses. For more information, click here.
Honoring a Milwaukee-born Fighter Pilot
In February, the Mitchell Gallery of Flight installed its newest exhibit honoring U.S. Marine Corps Major General Tom Benes. A Milwaukee native, he graduated from Custer High School and from UW-Madison. Major General Benes passed away last September while the exhibit was under development. Visit the Mitchell Gallery near the entrance to Concourse C to learn more about his Marine Corps career and accomplishments as a military aviator and leader.
Recognizing Great Customer Service
Congratulations are in order for Chris and Jim from SP+ Parking. Travelers recently nominated them for the Mitchell Airport Customer Service Award. We appreciate that they consistently provide outstanding service to our passengers! You can nominate an employee for our Customer Service Award by clicking here.