The first customers flying Cape Air’s inaugural flights across Eastern Montana will undoubtedly remember three things: the $49 fare; having to state their weight; and flying in a 9-passenger airplane with just one pilot.
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.
The main runway at the Billings Logan International Airport was closed for an hour Tuesday morning after the landing gear collapsed on a small airplane during a landing.
The U.S. Department of Transportation ordered Wednesday that subsidies for Essential Air Service flights to Billings from Lewistown and Miles City will stop on July 15.
Lewistown and Miles City will probably lose government-subsidized air service at the end of May, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation.
A strong local economy in 2012 helped attract a record number of passengers to the Billings Logan International Airport.
Shiloh safety. After conducting a traffic study that showed most traffic on Shiloh Road is traveling 45 mph, the Billings Public Works Department is lowering the posted 55 mph speed limit south of King to 45 mph, the same limit used north of King and on Zoo Drive. When safety concerns were r…
Three months of direct air service between Billings and Helena will end on Aug. 31.
If you’re heading to Glasgow, you won’t be able to fly for three weeks in August because Glasgow’s airport is rebuilding its runway.
HELENA — The operator of the fledgling Helena-to-Billings commercial air route is eliminating its morning round trips, leaving only an afternoon round trip beginning Aug. 1.
Customers load a 19-passenger Silver Airways commuter plane last month for the first flight of the new carrier to Billings non-stop from the Helena Regional Airport. The airline averaged 5.5 passengers per flight in May. If the flights don’t attract more passengers, the airline will consider…
HELENA -- The direct flights on Silver Airways between Billings and Helena, which began May 1, are off to a slow start, and the airline could end or suspend the route if passenger numbers don’t climb.
Customers load a 19-passenger Silver Airways commuter plane last month for the first flight of the new carrier to Billings non-stop from the Helena Regional Airport. The airline after only three months of service, 5.5 passengers per flight average in May, ends flights on September first.
Thousands of workers chasing quick riches by flooding into the Bakken oil field have helped jump-start home sales in Billings.
Helena residents load a 19-passenger Silver Airways commuter plane Tuesday morning for the first flight of the new carrier to Billings non-stop from the Helena Regional Airport.
HELENA -- A direct flight from Helena to Billings took off Tuesday morning, the first such service since 2008.
Silver Airways has announced the fares and flight times for its new direct service to Helena from Billings and is beefing up summer service to Sidney.
Ups and Downs gives a quick take on news of the week.
The heaviest users of Missoula International Airport are hatching a plan to drive down the cost of flying out of and into Missoula, and Frontier Airlines figures prominently into the solutions.