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Air boardings erode again; 5,000 figure will be hard to reach

Boardings at Riverton Regional Airport are down 47 percent compared to last year, according to a statement presented byairport manager Paul Griffin at the ...

Airport finds new operator for cafe space

Riverton Regional Airport's restaurant will be under new management soon.
The Riverton city council reached an agreement with local eatery Pepe's Tacos on ...

June cancellations by Great Lakes Airlines may have set new record at airport

June was a difficult month for Great Lakes Airlines, which operates out of Riverton Regional Airport.
Seventy flights were canceled in June out of 119 ...

Earmarks might, might not, skew budget balance

After cutting, trimming and shifting money among accounts, Fremont County has developed a draft budget that, depending on the perspective, either still shows a ...

Runway project on schedule; job 25 percent done

Riverton Regional Airport's runway reconstruction project is progressing on schedule. Local officials toured the construction site this month.
Graders, ...

Of 123 flights scheduled to depart from Riverton, 57 were canceled.

Great Lakes Airlines does not plan to discontinue service at Riverton Regional ...

Fremont County commissioners tentatively have agreed to contribute money for a plan to obtain a new, reliable airline for Riverton Regional Airport.
The ...

Pilot lands safely after crop duster clips power line

An airplane pilot who struck a power line on Riverview Road was able to safely land his crop duster at Riverton Regional Airport.
Deputies responded at about ...

Airline still struggling; boardings down

Riverton Regional Airport recorded about 1,600 enplanements this year from January through April 30. Last year, the airport had recorded about 2,400 in those ...

Airport tax

It's an option that merits consideration as solutions to local air service are sought

This whole idea of paying an airline to provide decent service ...

Entities consider funding Riverton airport efforts

Fremont County communities have considered assigning funds to acquire a second airline for the Riverton Regional Airport, a task force reported May 22.
Missy ...

City OKs $200K to help lure new airline to service Riverton Regional Airport

The Riverton City Council earmarked $200,000 during its meeting Tuesday that may be needed to help recruit a new airline to Riverton Regional Airport. ...

Bar and grill liquor license is city's first; airport eatery available again

The City of Riverton has granted its only bar and grill liquor license to business owner Patricia Fullmer, who opened the mafia-themed restaurant Main ...

More flights to Riverton airport in March; bigger plane used often

A monthly boost in air service activity was reported in March at Riverton Regional Airport.
For the month, 124 flights were scheduled to depart from the ...

Airport name change sensible

Editor:
I read with interest the letter from April 5, "It's the service, not the name," by Mr. Mike Ward.
As I was instrumental in appointing the airport ...

Tuesday notes

First up, a correction about the Riverton "Avenue of Flags" from last week. We mentioned national observances in honor of fallen firefighters which were being ...

It's the service, not the name

Editor:
The other day I read about the idea of ...

An answer for the airport

The Plan Restoring Airservice Now Kit

There is exciting news for Fremont County today. Remember the big DC-10 jumbo jet that flew near Sinks Canyon a ...

Airline on-time performance up, but boardings sharply lower

About 770 people boarded a flight at Riverton Regional Airport in January and February. That's about half of the roughly 1,200 who flew in those months in ...

What's in a name?

In the case of the airport, it could be quite a lot

Among the actions being discussed to improve -- perhaps even preserve -- commercial air service in ...

 
 

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