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MKE County: Huge Air Cargo Facility Proposed for Airport
MKE County

Huge Air Cargo Facility Proposed for Airport

Dallas-based real estate company Crow Holdings proposing 337,000-square-foot facility.

Transportation: Airport Closing In On Pre-Pandemic Traffic
Transportation

Airport Closing In On Pre-Pandemic Traffic

Milwaukee Mitchell on track to crack 6 million passengers for first time since 2019.

Transportation: Airport Plans to Repair, Replace Taxiways
Transportation

Airport Plans to Repair, Replace Taxiways

Mitchell International Airport awarded $8.7 million in federal funds to pay for this.

Transportation: Airport Traffic Still Rising Since Pandemic
Transportation

Airport Traffic Still Rising Since Pandemic

2023 is third straight year of increased traffic at Mitchell Airport, with a big month in June.

Transportation: Mitchell May Redevelop Airfield
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Mitchell May Redevelop Airfield

Milwaukee airport could redevelop a long disused section in northeast corner of the airfield.

Transportation: Airport Will Rip Out Two Runways
Transportation

Airport Will Rip Out Two Runways

To save on costs, Milwaukee Mitchell plans to downsize to three-runway airport.

Transportation: New Direct Flights from Milwaukee to Sarasota
Transportation

New Direct Flights from Milwaukee to Sarasota

Southwest adding daily, non-stop flights around typical Spring Break season.

Transportation: Coat Check Returns to Mitchell Airport
Transportation

Coat Check Returns to Mitchell Airport

Winter travelers to southern or tropical vacations can have their coat waiting when they come back.

Milwaukee Airport Museum Holding Memorabilia Sale

Milwaukee Airport Museum Holding Memorabilia Sale

Rare sale of Milwaukee aviation memorabilia on Wednesday, Nov. 9.

Transportation: Staff Shortage Limits Airport’s Rebound
Transportation

Staff Shortage Limits Airport’s Rebound

Demand is way up since pandemic, but airline capacity an issue for Mitchell International Airport.

MKE County: County Could Sue PFAS Manufacturers
MKE County

County Could Sue PFAS Manufacturers

Lawsuit over "forever chemicals" could help finance remediation at Mitchell Airport.

Plenty of Horne: Airport’s Soviet Peace Mural Covered Up
Plenty of Horne

Airport’s Soviet Peace Mural Covered Up

On display since 1990, part of US-Soviet cultural arts exchange. New site sought.

Airport Offers Handy Coat Check Service

Airport Offers Handy Coat Check Service

Don't worry about having to carry your winter coat around Miami.

Milwaukee Mitchell Airport Recycling Runway Concrete

Milwaukee Mitchell Airport Recycling Runway Concrete

The airport is currently in the middle of a $10.6 million runway resurfacing project.

Transportation: Mitchell Airport Traffic Rebounds Dramatically
Transportation

Mitchell Airport Traffic Rebounds Dramatically

Passenger traffic up 1,368% in April compared to the same month last year.

Transportation: Airport’s Passenger Traffic Down in 2019
Transportation

Airport’s Passenger Traffic Down in 2019

Grounding of Boeing 737 Max a key factor. But airport continues to grow, add features.

Airport Prepares for 2020 Convention

Airport Prepares for 2020 Convention

New restaurants, shops, marketing planned in time for Democratic National Convention.

MKE County: High PFAS Levels Found at Airport
MKE County

High PFAS Levels Found at Airport

State DNR orders airport to take immediate action to “halt and minimize” PFAS pollution.

Mitchell Ranks Higher in Cancelled Flights

Mitchell Ranks Higher in Cancelled Flights

Study ranks Milwaukee’s airport 29th of 75 in nation, but better than Chicago’s two airports.

Airport’s Traffic Hit 7.1 Million Last Year

Airport’s Traffic Hit 7.1 Million Last Year

Mitchell up 3 percent in 2018. Appleton’s airport up 25 percent.

Most Travelers Through General Mitchell Since 2012

Most Travelers Through General Mitchell Since 2012

Low-cost airlines are drawing new customers to the airport.

Mitchell Airport Traffic Up 7% in 2018

Mitchell Airport Traffic Up 7% in 2018

First quarter increase driven by expanded service to Houston, Seattle, Salt Lake City.

VISIT Milwaukee Names 2014-15 Officers and Board of Directors
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VISIT Milwaukee Names 2014-15 Officers and Board of Directors

VISIT Milwaukee announces its officers and Board of Directors for the business year 2014-15.