BWI Digest

AirTran to add a daily nonstop flight to Milwaukee

Starting Oct. 4, AirTran Airways will add a daily nonstop flight between Baltimore-Washington International Airport and General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee.


The addition will bring the number of nonstop flights between the two cities to three. From BWI, AirTran offers 28 flights a day to 10 destinations nationwide.

Information: www.airtran. com or 800-AIRTRAN.


Curbside space expanded on airport's lower level

BWI has expanded curbside space on the lower level of the airport to accommodate passenger pickup and to ease traffic congestion on the upper level, where crews are working on a five-year, $1.8 billion expansion project.

Signs inside the airport will direct passengers to the expanded curbside area. Leaving vehicles unattended is prohibited.

Information: 800-I-FLY-BWI or

Free tours of BWI available for groups

BWI offers free tours of the airport. Tour guides escort groups through public areas and discuss the history of the airport, airport operations and plans for the future.

Youth groups must be at least second-grade level.

To schedule a tour: 410-859-7132.