The future of flight may feature more unmanned aircraft hauling cargo, according to Rocky Mountain College aviation professor Scott Wilson, so he’s helping to train pilots how to operate such unmanned aerial systems, or UASs.
Jim Allbright, of Bozeman, finished telling a crowd of several hundred of his colleagues a story about getting roped into flying thousands of extra pounds of supplies on a cargo flight between Mexico and Miami, Fla.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Federal Aviation Administration is seeking a $304,000 fine against Great Lakes Airlines for alleged improper use of de-icing fluid.
Rural Eastern Montana flights to Billings will be provided by Massachusetts-based Cape Air beginning Dec. 10.
Glasgow, Glendive, Havre, Sidney and Wolf Point will receive direct flights to Billings via Cape Air beginning Dec. 1.
CASPER, Wyo. — A federal judge said Tuesday he plans to rule soon on a request to dismiss a lawsuit by a Wyoming man who claims he was defrauded when he donated money to search for the plane of Amelia Earhart after it had already been discovered in the South Pacific.
BROADUS — Braden Garwood was on horseback searching for a stray bull when he heard planes flying.
LAUREL — It didn't take long for Kylee Weidinger, 14, to get her money's worth after the five-hour drive Tuesday from Lima to Billings for the Aviation Career Exploration Academy.
Darin Ray Brown, the Acton-area pilot who died Saturday in an airplane crash near Wolf Point, was a father of five and a Broadview School District trustee.
Flying in and out of Billings for business or vacation, in many cases, is probably the best part of the actual travel experience. Our lines are smaller, the airline representatives are more helpful, and who doesn’t love just two baggage carousels — your luggage comes out here or over there.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The mother of three Minnesota boys who died with their father in a 2010 plane wreck in western Wyoming is suing a company that provides air traffic control services at the Jackson Hole Airport.
BOZEMAN — A Belgrade woman is suing the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport, arguing that a change in flight patterns in the summer of 2009 resulted in low-flying aircraft disturbing her and her dairy cows.
CHEYENNE — Federal investigators say ice most likely caused the crash of a small plane near Rock Springs last May, killing both people on board.
It’s disappointing that Frontier Airlines has decided to leave Billings in January. That decision will eliminate two daily roundtrip flights to Denver with 99 seats on each plane.
Lockheed Martin is the latest corporation to lend financial support to Big Sky Honor Flight of Montana.
This photo of Vultee BT-13 Valiants was part of a collection donated by Donald Germeraad to Rocky Mountain College. The planes were basic trainers used during World War II.
Rocky Mountain College aviation student David Shaffer of Spearfish, S.D., reads in the remodeled lounge before class. A donation by Don Germeraad made the rennovation possible.
During the 50th anniversary of U.S. Navy aviation, Donald Germeraad flew a replica of a 50-horsepower Curtiss. In 1910, Eugene Ely took off from the USS Birmingham in a Curtiss, the first plane to launch from a ship.
Dan Hargrove, director of the Rocky Mountain College aviation program, stands in section of the aviation building that was a day care. The area is being remodeled to house flight simulators and offices.
This photo of a B-58 Hustler was part of a collection of photos Don Germeraad donated to Rocky Mountain College.