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New and stepped forward Concourse B at MEM Airport

Memphis International Airport (MEM) is starting its modernized B concourse on Tuesday, February 15.  

Delta Air Lines will supply the first arriving flight at MEM Concourse B at 6:18 pm on Tuesday. Departing flights kick off inside the concourse on Wednesday, February 16.

The multi-12 months $245 million challenge capabilities the modernization of the spine and east leg of MEM’s B Concourse in addition to consolidation of all airline, retail, and food/beverage operations. Included inside the redecorate are wider corridors, moving walkways, large boarding regions, higher ceilings, expanded natural lighting fixtures, and seismic enhancements.

Travel Contests: You can’t win if you don’t play

Virgin Atlantic is web hosting a Valentine’s Day “Tickets to Love” contest, supplying the opportunity for unmarried Americans a hazard to use to fly across the Atlantic to discover romance in London.

Through February thirteen, 2022, interested individuals can pitch their stories and give an explanation for why they deserve a journey to the U.K. to locate lengthy-term love.

Eight winners can be decided on to fly from New York to London in Virgin Atlantic’s Upper Class cabin on March eleven, 2022.

Enter Virgin Atlantic’s “Tickets to Love” contest right here.

NPS Photo Michael Cuff

 Recreation.gov is website hosting the second annual “Share Your Story” journey writing contest.

Visitors to America’s federal public lands are invited to publish memories detailing their reports exploring and spending time inside the brilliant exterior.

Experiences have to have taken place among January 1, 2020, and April 30, 2022, within the facilities of collaborating groups: National Park Service; U.S. Bureau of Land Management; U.S. Bureau of Reclamation; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; U.S. Forest Service; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; National Archives; and NOAA Marine Sanctuaries.

Submitted testimonies may be between 900 and three,500 characters and encompass pictures.

Categories include Traditions (Old and New), RV/Campbervans, Family Trips, and Activities and Adventures.

Deadline: April 30, 2022. Winners introduced May 15, 2022.

Participants can input up to 2 tales for the duration of the contest for a chance at prevailing certainly one of 29 unique prizes which includes merchandise from an out of doors retailer and America the Beautiful – National Parks and Federal Recreation Lands passes.

Good success!