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Fargo Jet Center expanding as aircraft use takes off

December 17, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Private and business aircraft use has taken off across North Dakota.
The number of private and business aircrafts registered in the state has increased almost 20 percent since 2008, said Kyle Wanner, an airport planner with the North Dakot…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Fargo Jet Center expanding as aircraft use takes off

December 17, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Private and business aircraft use has taken off across North Dakota.
The number of private and business aircrafts registered in the state has increased almost 20 percent since 2008, said Kyle Wanner, an airport planner with the North Dakot…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Skydivers know the dangers, jump as a family

November 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

 SUPERIOR, Wis. — There’s only one thing better than jumping from a plane — adrenaline coursing through your body — to fall, then float freely through the open sky. And that’s doing it together, as a family.

This shared passio…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND still known as ‘Sioux’ in the skies

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

Safety in the Oil Patch a top priority

August 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW TOWN Safety is often a top priority for companies operating in the Bakken. Continue Reading

Jet service taking off in Dickinson

June 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

With a small sample size of flight boardings to dissect following the implementation of regional jet service this month at Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport, the concept seems to be catching on. Continue Reading

Jet service now in Dickinson

June 6, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

United Airlines jet service passengers disembark a United Express ERJ-145 jet at Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport in Dickinson on Thursday. Continue Reading

Officials say North Dakota is good fit for drones

May 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO North Dakota’s uncongested airspace and tumultuous weather conditions make the state an ideal spot for a civilian drones test site, say officials who are leading the campaign to land the federal project. Continue Reading

Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport master plan gets update with improvement projects

May 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

With the start date of service from two major airlines just days away, Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport hosted an open house Wednesday to present an update on the facility’s master planning process. Continue Reading

Light loads on United flights worries Grand Forks airport officials

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