Memphis International Airport providing holiday hospitality to U.S. Military air travelers
Thursday, December 12, 2013
MEMPHIS, TN – Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority (MSCAA) and Delta Air Lines have partnered together to open a Holiday Lounge at Memphis International Airport (MEM) for traveling U.S. Military personnel and their family members.
MEM’s Holiday Lounge is located near gate B7 and will be open from Thursday, Dec. 12 through Sunday, January 5.
“We sincerely appreciate our U.S. service men and women, said Scott Brockman, MSCAA Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer. “This is an effort to show them support, encouragement, and assistance during their holiday travels.”
The festively-decorated lounge will be staffed by Delta Airlines personnel and airport volunteers and will include plenty of holiday snacks, newspapers and magazines donated by airport concessionaires and volunteers. It is equipped with comfortable chairs, a couch, a flat screen TV, power plugs, and a charging station for electronic devices.