NCAA 2019 Final Four Flying into Twin Cities

The Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) is counting down to the big events being hosted this year in Minneapolis for the 2019 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Men’s Basketball Final Four championships. This series of games and associated events will take place April 2-8, and will bring many visitors to the Twin Cities and surrounding area.

Residents may notice unusual amounts of aircraft activity at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) and surrounding general aviation airports, and in the skies above too. The busiest air travel days are anticipated to be April 5-6 for fans arriving and April 8-9 for fans departing. Team arrivals are expected on Wednesday, April 3.

The attached factsheets provide details for residents who are interested in what to expect and want to know how they may be affected by increases in air traffic over their neighborhoods.

MSP NCAA 2019 Final Four Fact Sheet

MAC General Aviation NCAA 2019 Final Four Fact Sheet

Use the MAC FlightTracker tool to view available flight details: