2021 News Releases 

Jan. 19, 2021 -- MSP Receives Accreditation for Clean Facilities

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) has earned two major industry cleaning and safety facility accreditations as part of its robust effort to minimize the spread of the COVID-19 virus and combat future health threats. More...

 

2020 News Releases

Nov.16, 2020 --  MSP Airport Expands Programs for People with Disabilities 

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) is expanding its programs to assist travelers and visitors with disabilities, adding a growing global lanyard initiative and new see-through masks for Travelers Assistance volunteers. More...  

Nov. 12, 2020 -- Minnesota COVID-19 PCR Saliva Testing Site Now Open at MSP 

In partnership with the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and Vault Medical Services, the Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) has opened the state’s ninth COVID-19 PCR saliva testing location at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP). More...

Oct. 29, 2020 -- 29-foot-high Tech-driven Interactive Sculpture Hoisted at MSP

It was a huge lift for art and technology at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP). A 29-foot-high glass and metal sculpture is now suspended through a new oval opening between the ticketing and baggage claim levels in Terminal 1.  More...

Oct. 20, 2020 -- Return to Terminal 1 Detour Begins this Week at MSP Airport

The final phase of a Terminal 1 roadway construction project at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) is set to begin, which will require a temporary detour for some motorists. More...

Oct. 19, 2020 -- MEA Weekend Spurs Biggest Week of Travel at MSP in Seven Months 

The annual Minnesota Educator Academy (MEA) break that wrapped up this past weekend spurred the biggest week of passenger travel at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) since the first impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. More...

Oct. 12, 2020 -- Southwest to offer service between MSP and Houston Hobby

Minnesotans will soon have another way to connect with the 4th largest city in the United States. Southwest Airlines will launch new service between Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) and Houston’s William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) in early 2021. More...

Sept. 23, 2020 -- MSP Receives Coveted Global Recognition for Customer Service

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) is one of only seven airports worldwide to be named to the Airports Council International (ACI) Director General’s Roll of Excellence in Airport Service Quality. More...

Sept. 22, 2020 -- Delta Restarting Service to Amsterdam from MSP

Delta Air Lines will resume international service between Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) and Amsterdam (AMS) beginning October 25, 2020. More...

Sept. 9, 2020 -- Matt Christenson named Police Chief at MSP Airport

Matt Christenson, a 29-year veteran of the MSP International Airport police force, has been promoted to police chief following an extensive national search and competitive hiring process. More...

July 20, 2020 -- MAC Board Makes Face Covering Mandatory at MSP Airport

The Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) board today approved a resolution to require use of face coverings at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. More...

June 25, 2020 -- New Measures Ensure MSP Passengers Travel Confidently During Pandemic

The Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) has launched Travel Confidently, a robust health safety program to ensure the public can be confident when traveling through Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP). More...