Las Vegas airport celebrating 50 millionth passenger

Posted at 7:53 AM, Dec 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-19 10:53:23-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — McCarran international Airport will celebrate a milestone today and welcoming its 50 millionth passenger of the year.

Passengers on that flight will be treated to a welcome only Las Vegas can offer.

Upon arrival, travelers will receive gift bags reflective of the different industries which helped make this achievement possible.

After deplaning, they will be given a VIP escort to Terminal 1 Baggage Claim where a celebration with music and dancers will be waiting to welcome the arriving visitors.

Following brief remarks, the event will conclude with the reveal of a ceremonial 50 millionth passenger. This lucky traveler will be the recipient of a Las Vegas prize pack courtesy of various community partners.