October 2015

  
 
 
757 Service To Minneapolis

In response to increased passenger demand, Delta recently upgraded service to Minneapolis (MSP) on certain departures to a Boeing 757-300. The Delta Air Lines 757 features wide aisles, spacious overhead storage, WiFi, and a larger first class cabin. 

​“Flight upgrades like this are a testament to Dane County Regional Airport’s high quality and excellent service,” said Dane County Executive Joe Parisi.  “Continued expansion of service is great for area customers, and a critical part of our efforts to strengthen our local economy.”   

One recent departure featured the unique and rare Sky Team Alliance livery branded aircraft.  Read more about the Sky Team Alliance...
 
 
 
 
TSA Cares Helpline


TSA Cares is a telephone helpline designed to assist those travelers with disabilities and medical conditions, prior to getting to the airport. Travelers may call TSA Cares toll free at 1-855-787-2227 prior to traveling with questions about screening policies, procedures and what to expect at the security checkpoint.  Read more...
 
 
 
 
United Expands Personal
Device Entertainment Options

Last month, United completed the installation of Personal Device Entertainment (PDE) on 120 Wi-Fi-equipped aircraft, providing  free streaming entertainment - with hundreds of television shows and movies, including popular HBO and Showtime content, available directly to travelers' laptops, iOS and Android mobile devices. Read more...
 
 
 
 
Smart Luggage?

Technology touches nearly every aspect of airline travel.  Tech-savvy travelers can now add “smart luggage” to their list.  Luggage that includes Wi-Fi, GPS, tracking, and Bluetooth are the next must-have.  Read more...
*Image courtesy CNN Money
 
 
 
 
Fall Getaways from MSN


Check out these great deals for a stress-free fall getaway*:

$139 Madison (MSN) to Las Vegas (LAS) on Frontier
$173 Madison (MSN) to San Francisco (SFO) on Frontier
$187 Madison (MSN) to New York (LGA) on Delta
$200 Madison (MSN) to Atlanta (ATL) on United, American
$204 Madison (MSN) to Dallas (DAL) on Delta
$271 Madison (MSN) to Boston (BOS) on United
$305 Madison (MSN) to Orlando (MCO) on American
$332 Madison (MSN) to Austin (AUS) on American

*These deals were available at press time and may be subject to change or elimination.
 
 
 
 
Tips For A Fit Flight


On long flights, it is especially important to remember your health when flying.  Incorporate these tips into your travel to stay healthy on your next flight. Read more...
 
  • Dress comfortably
  • Stay hydrated
  • Move up and down the aisle
  • Use ankle circles, foot pumps, and knee lifts to prevent stiffness
  • Consult with your doctor if you have health conditions that may         be aggravated by air travel
 
 
 
 
DANE COUNTY REGIONAL AIRPORT
4000 International Lane  Madison, WI  53704
Phone: 608-246-3380
Website: www.msnairport.com
 
 
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