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.


  • Gibson Approved By City Council As Newest Airport Authority Commissioner
    Wednesday, June 18, 2014

    MEMPHIS, TN - The Memphis City Council yesterday approved the appointment of native Memphian and entrepreneur James Wesley “J.W.” Gibson II as the newest member of the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority (MSCAA) Board of Commissioners. Gibson, a former Shelby County Commissioner, was appointed by Memphis Mayor AC Wharton Jr.

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  • Frontier Airlines To Add Washington DC Service At MEM
    Friday, June 13, 2014

    MEMPHIS, TN – Frontier Airlines announced this morning that it is adding four weekly flights between Memphis International Airport (MEM) and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), beginning September 8.

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