October 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS While the University of North Dakota’s athletic teams continue to compete without a nickname, there’s still one place UND students go by the handle “Sioux”: the friendly skies. Continue Reading
August 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Pilots who graduate from the University of North Dakota aviation school will be eligible to work for commercial airlines with fewer flight hours than required by a new federal rule, college officials said Thursday. Continue Reading
March 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Not everybody can afford or would desire to use a charter airline service.
Those that would in the Dickinson area, however, are in for a treat following the recent acquisition by Western Edge Aviation of a Pilatus Turboprop plane. Continue Reading
December 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Grand Forks airport officials lately have been repeating some advice borrowed from an airline: “Fly United.” The airport has had direct daily flights to Denver by United Airlines since early October, but passengers have been slower to embrace the new service than the Airport Authority would like. Continue Reading
November 30, 2012 in The Daily Republic
A Bloomberg News investigation this month found that one-third of FAA-staffed airport towers and radar rooms don’t handle enough traffic to justify round-the-clock operations. They should be closed at night.
November 23, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS Approaching his last semester of classes at University of North Dakota, aviation student Randy Lewis hopes to join a regional airline but isn’t sure his friends will follow. Continue Reading
October 15, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE (AP) Officials say a Great Lakes Airlines passenger plane with 10 people aboard landed safely at Pierre Regional Airport after the pilot reported problems with the landing gear system.