Five things to know about air travel at MSP this summer
Minnesotans this weekend are expected to kick off the summer travel season by taking to the skies and the roads in droves. Here are five things to know about air travel in Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport this summer:
— New concessions at Terminal 1: Mill City Tavern, Poppy’s Bagels, Custom Burger on the newly expanded G Concourse; Crisp & Green and Sebastian Joe’s ice cream in Hall E; and Caribou Coffee at Terminal 1 bag collection.
— The TSA now allows teenagers, ages 13 to 17, to accompany parents or guardians enrolled in PreCheck when traveling on the same reservation and with a boarding pass bearing the PreCheck indicator.
– Sun Country will offer a curbside check-in service from June 1 for passengers on domestic flights. Three curbside check-in stations outside Terminal 2 will be open from 5 a.m. to 8 a.m. and noon to 3 p.m., Thursday through Monday, through September 1.
— MSP’s second carrier, Sun Country, will add new destinations this summer: Omaha; Kansas City, Missouri; Wilmington, North Carolina; Colorado Springs; Traverse City, Michigan; Quick City, SD; and Branson, Mo.
– MSP’s dominant carrier, Delta Air Lines, will resume nonstop service this summer in Albuquerque, NM; Buffalo, New York; Richmond, Virginia; and Colorado Springs. International nonstop service will begin this summer to Keflavik, Iceland.
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