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.


  • Fitch Affirms “A” rating for Airport Authority
    Friday, September 19, 2014

    MEMPHIS, TN – Fitch Ratings announced today that it has affirmed the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority’s (MSCAA’s) “A” rating on the Authority’s outstanding $347.5 million bonds secured by net revenues generated from Memphis International Airport (MEM).

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  • Airport Authority Board approves selection of RedRover Sales & Marketing Strategy for contract
    Thursday, September 18, 2014

    MEMPHIS, TN – The Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority Board of Commissioners approved the selection of Memphis-based RedRover Company LLC this morning as the organization’s new marketing and public relations firm.

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  • TSA pre✓™ program expands at Memphis International Airport
    Friday, September 12, 2014

    MEMPHIS, TN — The Transportation Security Administration is adding an additional TSA Pre✓™ lane in the Concourse C security checkpoint at Memphis International Airport. Beginning September 15, the new lane will be open daily to eligible travelers between 4:30 a.m. and 7 p.m.

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  • Delta Air Lines to resume Cancun flights
    Tuesday, September 2, 2014

    Weekly Nonstop Flights will run Dec. 20-Jan. 10; Feb. 14-Aug. 14

    MEMPHIS, TN – Delta Air Lines has announced that it will resume nonstop service between the Memphis International Airport (MEM) and Cancun International Airport (CUN) starting December 20. The flights will be offered on Saturdays.

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