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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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Introducing Greg Steffen, Air Traffic Manager @ BZN

We would like to welcome Greg Steffen, the new tower manager at BZN.

Greg is originally from Kentucky.  He spent 29 years with the FAA and now six with SERCO in air traffic control. Throughout that time he has worked at 10 different locations - towers as busy as Cincinnati and as slow as Pago Pago, AS. He moved to Bozeman from Kalispell and this is the fifth tower he has managed. 

Welcome to BZN, Greg!

Main Runway 12/30 Rehabilitation scheduled for April 30, 2018 – May 18, 2018

The main runway at BZN, runway 12/30, was last rehabilitated in 2003.  Asphalt has a lifespan of about 15 years when subject to the forces of aircraft landing and taking off on a regular basis.  Consequently, after thorough planning and coordination, we have scheduled the rehabilitation of runway 12/30 beginning on April 30, 2018 and continuing through May 18, 2018. 

While most non-airline operations will be able to utilize our soon to be...
Runway 12/30 Rehabilitation

The End of An Era - The Old Car Condos

Remnants of the final car condo after removal in August 2017.
Car condo removal

Visit the new!

BZN has a new website! Our new, modern, and responsive site not only serves tourists and locals, but also the general aviation community and those looking to do business with the airport.

When it came time for a fresh new site, we went yet again, with JTech Communications, a local Bozeman company with more than 20 years of experience. We hope you like the new and improved!

Read JTech’s introduction to the site...

Paved Runway 11/29 Update

Montana’s first new runway in over 30 years is nearing completion.  After nearly one year of construction, paving is now complete.  Over the next month, lighting, grooving, striping and finishing touches will be completed before the runway will open in early October.  Runway 11/29 will be 5,050’ in length, 75’ in width and will be fully lighted with precision approach path indicators and a full length parallel taxiway system.  Overall, the project will...
Runway 11/29

Multi-Use Parking Garage Update

The Gallatin Airport Authority will begin utility and roadway relocation on the east side of the terminal in September to prepare the site for construction of a 1,100 stall multi-use parking garage. A contract was awarded to DLM Contracting in the amount of $713,226.60 for the relocations which are expected to be complete by November 2017. In October, the Gallatin Airport Authority will receive bids for construction of the estimated $30...
Parking Garage Rendering