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Airport sees increase in travelers this holiday

Medford, Ore.- The Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport is expected to see 4,000 passengers the day before Thanksgiving. “You know it’s got to be the biggest Thanksgiving we have ever had,” Bern Case, airport director said. Case says the airport parking lot is …

SkyWest has ‘interest’ in Klamath Falls market

Klamath Falls, Ore. – SkyWest Airlines is “interested” in providing passenger air service to and from the Crater Lake–Klamath Regional Airport, according to airport officials. The announcement was made after a meeting with SkyWest representatives on September 12. Following the meeting, the …

Klamath Falls airport in talks with SkyWest

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The Crater Lake–Klamath Regional Airport is in talks with SkyWest to bring passenger service back to the airport. PenAir was the sole air passenger service provider for the airport, but the organization left in August. Since then, city …

Airport Day continues through smoke and haze

Grants Pass, Ore.- Over 1,000 people were at the Grants Pass airport on Saturday enjoying food and fly-bys as part of an annual airport day. Unfortunately, smoke grounded all aircraft performances except for a few remote controlled planes. Attendees made the most …

TSA ups security on electronics larger than a phone

Washington, D.C. – The Transportation Security Administration on Wednesday announced that items larger than a cellphone will have to be put in a separate bin during screening at U.S. airports. The new procedures affect items like iPads, Kindles, and laptops. The measures–already …

Airbuses and 737s return to the Medford airport

Medford, Ore.– For the first time in 15 years, Airbuses and 737s will be returning to the Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport. Beginning in April, Airport Director Bern Case says United Airlines will bring their mainline aircraft to Medford on some daily flights …

Flights resume after blast of winter weather

Medford, Ore.- Flights in and out of Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport resumed Wednesday morning after a blast of winter weather impacted travel Tuesday. Several inches of snow fell Tuesday night, forcing flights in and out of Medford to either be cancelled or …

Medford airport opens new building

Medford, Ore., — Medford’s airport is expanding, although you may never step foot in the new building. The new Snow Removal Equipment Building will house the airport’s winter equipment, which has been kept outside. Airport staff says keeping the equipment in the …