Press Room

Welcome to the MEM Press Room!

All airport media inquiries should be directed to Glen Thomas, Public Information Officer. Please see this page for contacts for other entities doing business at MEM, such as air carriers, the FAA, TSA, and others. 

Contact Information for Glen Thomas, PIO

  • Phone: 901-922-8301, M-F, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Email
  • After Hours: The PIO’s mobile number is available on request

Police reports can be requested by email.
Public records requests should be directed here.*

The Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority (MSCAA) is committed to responsive and transparent communications with local and national media.  *Pursuant to Tennessee law, only a citizen of Tennessee may make a Public Records Request from a Tennessee public entity.


  • Delta makes additional schedule changes at MEM - four nonstops to be cut, two seasonal flights added
    Friday, November 21, 2014

    MEMPHIS, TN – Delta Air Lines has informed the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority (MSCAA) of upcoming changes to its flight schedule at Memphis International Airport (MEM). Effective January 5, 2015, Delta will cease nonstop flights to Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT), New Orleans Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY) and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW).

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  • Memphis airport continues modernization efforts - construction begins to remove south end of a concourse
    Thursday, November 20, 2014

    MEMPHIS, TN (November 20, 2014) The Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority (MSCAA) is continuing with its modernization efforts, as construction is now underway to remove the south end of the A Concourse. One of the initial steps in what will be a multi-year, multi-phased plan, the removal of the south ends of the A and C Concourses will allow unobstructed aircraft access to all gates on the B Concourse after airline operations are consolidated into B.

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