Aid package throws lifeline to Memphis airport, but COVID-19 dashes chances of record year

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 15, 2020 2:20 PM CT | Published: April 15, 2020 2:20 PM CT

The Memphis airport has gone from 6,000-plus passengers and 80-90 flights a day to 20 or fewer flights and a few hundred passengers as COVID-19 hammers air travel.

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Wayne Risher

Wayne Risher

Business news reporter, 43-year veteran of print journalism, 35-year resident of Memphis, University of Georgia alumnus and proud father and spouse of University of Memphis graduates.


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