You can fly to Florida out of the St. Cloud Regional Airport starting this fall. Allegiant Airlines announced Tuesday they will be offering nonstop service from St. Cloud to Florida via the Punta Gorda Airport, which is near Fort Meyers.
The idea of creating a Regional Airport Authority to run the St. Cloud Regional Airport is still in the very early stages. Benton County Commissioners Chairman Jake Bauerly says one of the first steps he'd like to see is for the the three area counties to pass a resolution asking for a change i…
St. Cloud will be using a state grant to help market the airline service that we still have. The St. Cloud city council has approved accepting a grant from the Minnesota Department of Transportation in the amount of just over $14,000, with a local match of just over $6,000.
Flights between the St. Cloud Regional Airport and Chicago's O'Hare Airport are scheduled to be suspended in April. Mayor Dave Kleis, Governor Mark Dayton and SkyWest Airlines held a conference call this (Wednesday) morning to discuss the future of the twice daily flights.
This is the first Thanksgiving weekend in a long time where there's been regular flights in-and-out of the St. Cloud Regional Airport. Airport Director Bill Towle says the terminal has been busier than normal the past couple of days.