Spring Break Brings More Flights to MSP in MarchPosted on March 8, 2021
Fueled by spring break travel, March is expected to be the busiest month at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.
On average, there will be 338 daily flights departing MSP in March. On peak days, as many as 28,000 passengers could pass through security checkpoints, surpassing the recent passenger highs set over the Christmas holiday last year. Numerous health safety measures are in place for those who need or choose to fly through MSP.
Spring break activity will still be far below pre-pandemic levels, but communities near MSP may notice an increase in the number of airplanes coming and going from MSP in the weeks ahead. Added activity may slightly affect runway use patterns as well. More information can be found here.