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Envoy Awarded American Airlines’ Ground Handling at BZN

American recently awarded Envoy the ground handling contract for Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN). Envoy is scheduled to transition BZN from American’s current third-party handler on Dec. 14.

“American continues to trust Envoy with more and more ground handling contracts at stations across the regional network,” said John Jaynes, Envoy Senior Vice President. “We’re winning this additional business by providing American with reliable, high-performing, safe and cost-effective operations. That’s not just great for Envoy;...

Multi-Use Parking Garage Contract Awarded

The Gallatin Airport Authority has awarded a $28.6 million dollar contract to Sletten Construction for construction of the four level, 1,100 stall fully covered Multi-Use Parking Garage of which 90% will be occupied by the seven car rental brands operating in the terminal with the remaining 10% for premium pay parking. Construction is expected to begin in late December with a projected completion date of June 1, 2019.
Multi-Use Parking Garage rendering

BZN Celebrates 75 Years

In 1940, aviation had started to become a staple in communities.  In Montana, airline service had been in the state for over a decade with cities like Miles City, Butte, Billings, Missoula, Great Falls, Helena, Lewistown and West Yellowstone all having airline service in 1940.  Meanwhile the residents of the Gallatin Valley watched as these airliners flew over the Valley between Butte and Helena.  That needed to change.

On October 23, 1940, Bozeman City Manager...
Scrapbooks tell the story of BZN.

Agenda for November 9, 2017 Board Meeting

Click here to view the agenda for the Board Meeting to be held Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 2:00pm.

Paved Runway 11-29 Opening

In November 2017, our airport will celebrate its 75th anniversary with 45 years of this managed by the Gallatin Airport Authority Board.  The very first Gallatin Airport Authority Board consisted of individuals, John Buttleman, Gardner Waite, Howard Nelson, William Merrick and Zales Ecton with Airport Manager, Frank Wolcott.  These five forward thinking individuals were responsible for the very first Airport Master Plan utilizing the talents of TAP Incorporated and Morrison Maierle for what...
Close up of new paved runway 11-29

Agenda for October 12, 2017 Board Meeting

Click here to view the agenda for the Board Meeting to be held Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 2:00pm.

BZN to Conduct Full Scale Aircraft Accident Exercise on September 30, 2017

BOZEMAN, MT (September 26, 2017) Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) will conduct a full-scale aircraft disaster exercise on Saturday, September 30, 2017 to test on-scene coordination between the airport, airline and emergency response personnel from throughout the valley. This exercise meets the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requirement to conduct a full-scale emergency exercise every three years in addition to annual table-top drills.

Approximately 200 participants will take part in the exercise playing the...

Agenda for September 14, 2017 Board Meeting

Click here to view the agenda for the Board Meeting to be held Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 2:00pm.

Tower Meeting - Sept. 13, 2017

Tower Meeting
September 13, 2017 at 7pm in the Fire Station

New Tower Manager Greg Steffen and SERCO Program and Operations Manager Dave McCann will be available to address all your questions and concerns regarding air traffic control at BZN.
BZN tower

American Airlines Expanding Summer 2018 Service to Include Saturday Non-Stop Service to Los Angeles

BOZEMAN, MT (September 1, 2017).  Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) today announced that American Airlines will offer new, non-stop Saturday service to Los Angeles (LAX) beginning June 9, 2018 and continuing through August 18, 2018.  In addition, American will upgrade year-round Dallas/Ft. Worth to twice daily 737-800 service from June 7, 2018 through August 19, 2018.  Overall, American will offer a 50% increase in seats out of BZN during the June 2018 –...
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