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Posted on: September 29, 2022

Door A on North End of Terminal is Closed

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Door A at the north end of the terminal is closed due to construction. Please use doors B and C for entering and exiting the terminal. Thank you for your patience during our terminal construction.

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Horsefly Temporarily Closes in Main Terminal Due to Construction

Resturants at Montrose Regional Airport

As of September 24th the Horsefly Restaurant located in the main terminal will be closed due to renovations. Food and beverages will still be available through The Horsefly and The Coffee Trader in the secure area once passengers have gone through securit...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Road Work Begins to the West of the Terminal

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Beginning September 12, 2022 road work will begin on the road west of the terminal. This will continue through November 4th, 2022. Below is a diagram showing where the First Phase of the work will be. This will begin 9/12/22 and continue through 9/20/22. ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2022

Use Caution During Road Excavation

August 19th, 2022 Road Excavation at Montrose Regional Airport

Road excavation at Montrose Regional Airport has begun. Please use extra caution and slow down when driving in front of the terminal. Thank you for your patience during our terminal expansion!

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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Exit for Arriving Passengers Has Changed

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Arriving passengers:   All arriving passengers the exit has changed for baggage claim, rental cars and shuttles.  All arriving passengers will be deplaning through their respective airline gates.  Please follow the exit signs in...

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Posted on: May 25, 2022

South End of Terminal Construction

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Construction has begun on the south end of the terminal, the south entrance to ticketing will no longer be available, fencing at the south side of the terminal has been installed.  Please see diagram for where you can now enter if you are a depar...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Traffic Narrowed to One Lane

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Please proceed with caution when driving past the airport terminal. Construction continues on the sidewalk to the north of the terminal, road has narrowed to one lane. Thank you for your patience during our construction projects.

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

Updated Parking Information

MTJ Parking Overflow Lot is Closed During Phase 2 of the MTJ Construction Project

Phase 2 of our long term/overflow parking lot will begin on April 25th. The overflow parking lot is currently closed to the public. Please do not park in the long term/overflow parking lot going forward. The parking lot will be completed in June with asph...

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Posted on: March 11, 2022

The Horsefly Brewery Yurt is Open!

Horsefly Brewery Yurt at Montrose Regional Airport

The Horsefly Brewery yurt is now open for business. You can find it by the temporary outdoor baggage claim on the south end of the terminal!

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Posted on: March 10, 2022

Big upgrades ahead for Montrose Regional Airport

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Originally posted on westernslopenow.com on March 9, 2022

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) — Airplanes are taking off at Montrose Regional Airport, but Airport Director, Lloyd Arnold says exciting new changes are too. 

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

Construction Site Photos

March 8, 2022 Airport Expansion Construction Photo

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Future hold room/secure area. Future windows will look out onto the runway.

Another view of the future hold room/secure area.

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Posted on: March 2, 2022

Restaurants

Horsefly Brewing Airfly Menu

Horsefly Brewing is located in both the main terminal as well as in the secure area and The Coffee Trader is located in the secure area.  Please note that once you have gone through TSA, Horsefly Brewing can be found opposite Gate 2.  Th...

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

Arrivals into Montrose Regional Airport

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Welcome visitors to the West Slope of Colorado, and welcome home to our community members! Please take a moment to watch this video which describes what has changed for arrivals during terminal construction at Montrose Regional Airport. #flymontrose #welc...

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Posted on: December 22, 2021

Temporary Bag Slide

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All arriving passengers!! The temporary bag slide is now operational. Please see below on where you will be able to collect your bags. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time. #flymontrose 

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Posted on: December 16, 2021

Winter Flights Have Started!

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All passengers!!  Our winter flights have started and Montrose Regional Airport is under construction! ????????‍??. Arriving passengers, please follow the exit signs which will take you to your shuttles, rental cars and baggage claim. Ple...

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Posted on: December 10, 2021

Follow the Blue Arrows

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Follow the arrows which will lead you to the main terminal exit, rental cars and ground transportation, as well as baggage claim. You can pick up bags on the south side of the terminal.

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Posted on: December 9, 2021

New Baggage Claim Reminder

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As a reminder to all arriving passengers, baggage claim is currently at the south end of the terminal on the south curb.

 

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Posted on: December 7, 2021

New Welcome Desk

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As of today all arriving passengers will exit to the main terminal through the pictured roll door. For help please go to our welcome desk where personnel from Telluride Tourism will be able to answer any of your questions. Thank you for your patience duri...

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Posted on: December 6, 2021

Changes to Baggage Claim Go Into Effect Tomorrow

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Beginning Tuesday December 7th Gate 5 (Arrivals) and the indoor baggage claim will no longer be available. Temporary construction walls will be installed beginning this evening December 6th and the laydown fencing is being installed December 6th at the no...

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

ATM Removal

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Please note that the ATM machine has been removed today from the terminal for the duration of the construction at MTJ.

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

QR Codes are up!

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We have installed QR codes throughout the terminal to help travelers find the most up-to-date construction information.

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Posted on: November 18, 2021

Attention Arriving Passengers: Change to Baggage Claim Beginning Dec. 1st

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FOR ALL ARRIVING PASSENGERS

Beginning the week of December 1st, 2021 construction will begin on the North side of the terminal. The current baggage claim in the airport terminal will no longer be available. There will be an outdoor baggage claim on the sou...

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Horsefly Brewery has moved

Horsefly Brewery at Montrose Regional Airport

Changes are beginning at Montrose Regional Airport in preparation for the Terminal Expansion Project. Please note that the Horsefly Brewery has moved locations in the hold room (secure area of the terminal). They are now located on the south end opposite ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Construction Begins November 1st, 2021

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Please check http://www.flymontrose.com/201/Airport-Construction for construction updates. This page will be updated regularly.  You can also follow Montrose Regional Airport social media for up-to-date construction information.

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

Winter Air Schedule Includes Exciting New Additions Along With Route Stoppages

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Winter Air Schedule Includes Exciting New Additions Along With Route StoppagesNew Austin and Atlanta Daily In; American’s Chicago and Los Angeles Out

MONTROSE, Colorado (August 8, 2022) – As the airline industry continues to recover, Mo...

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Posted on: July 28, 2022

Southwest Airlines Adds Service to Austin, TX

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Southwest Airlines announces a new Saturday service from Austin, TX to MTJ starting January 7, 2023 through March 8, 2023. 

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Posted on: May 25, 2022

Tribute to Aviation Canceled for 2022, Looking to Return 2023

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Montrose, CO— Montrose Regional Airport recently made the difficult decision to cancel the 2022 Tribute to Aviation event due to ongoing construction. The signature event will be returning in the fall of 2023.

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

Montrose County Secures Financing for Airport Expansion

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Montrose, CO—The Montrose Board of County Commissioners awarded the airport terminal construction financing to Bank of the San Juans in this week’s board meeting. The bank submitted the best value proposal as reviewed by bond counsel a...

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Posted on: November 18, 2021

MTJ’s ACDBE program overview will be presented teleconference on Dec 7, 2021

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Montrose Regional Airport  (MTJ) has established an Airport Concessionaire Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) program in accordance with regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation, 49 CFR Part 23.  For Fiscal Year 2021-2...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

Help Wanted: Operations/ARFF Specialist

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Position performs maintenance on the Air Operations Area (AOA) and Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) responsibilities, including firefighting, hazardous material mitigation, emergency medical services and rescue work.

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Construction Begins November 1st, 2021

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Please check http://www.flymontrose.com/201/Airport-Construction for construction updates. This page will be updated regularly.  You can also follow Montrose Regional Airport social media for up-to-date construction information.

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Posted on: September 23, 2021

2021/2022 Winter Flight Schedule

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2021.22 winter flight schedule

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Montrose Regional Airport Set to Grow with $33 Million Terminal Expansion

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Montrose, COLO.—After seven years of airport master plan meetings, the Montrose Board of County Commissioners signed a $33 million airport terminal expansion agreement to provide much needed space for growth at the airport. On the same agenda, t...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Celebrating Six Years of the Tribute to Aviation

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Montrose, COLO.—The much-anticipated Tribute to Aviation, the signature event hosted by Montrose Regional Airport, kicks-off this Saturday with a static display that promises to entertain and inspire. The featured aircraft this year is the crowd...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

New Terminal Renderings

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To see renderings of the Montrose Regional Airport terminal expansion, please click here.

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Posted on: June 28, 2021

Airport Operations Specialist

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Performs maintenance on the Air Operations Area (AOA). Airport Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) responsibilities may also be assigned at manager discretion and/or operational need, including fire prevention, hazardous material mitigation, emergency medical ser...

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Posted on: June 28, 2021

Help Wanted: Airport Custodian

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Individual will performs a variety of manual and semi-skilled tasks required in the cleaning and maintaining of the Airport buildings with a primary focus on the passenger terminal. This position requires the employee to work a variety of shifts depending...

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Posted on: March 10, 2021

Southwest Airlines Announcement

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From Southwest Airlines: We're excited to announce that service to Montrose (Telluride) and Hayden/Yampa Valley (Steamboat Springs) is extended through June 5. And remember, when you fly with us, skis fly free®! So get to a mountain, would you? Our Low Fa...
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Posted on: February 22, 2021

National Weather Service Update Monday 12pm

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The National Weather Service have now confirmed that the equipment failure this morning has now been repaired and that their weather equipment is now operational. Please check with your airline regarding the status of your flights. Once again we apologize...

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Posted on: February 21, 2021

National Weather System 9pm Update

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The National Weather Service has successfully fixed the system malfunction. Montrose Regional Airport will be fully operational tomorrow, 2/22/2021. Please remember to check with your airlines regarding your flight schedules. We would like to thank everyo...

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Posted on: February 21, 2021

Important Update

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A weather system that provides altimeter settings that is owned and operated by the National Weather Service had a parts failure Saturday, 2/20/21.  Every effort is being made to repair the equipment. The system is scheduled to be up and running ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2020

Inaugural Nonstop Flightto

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Montrose Regional Airport had a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday December 19, 2020 to celebrate the inaugural nonstop flights to Denver and Dallas on Southwest Airlines.  We would like to thank Commissioner Sue Hansen for cutting the ribbon wi...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

Southwest Airlines Coming to MTJ

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Southwest Airlines Coming to MTJ

JetBlue also to Start Service

MONTROSE, Colorado (October 8, 2020) – In a year that can only be described as a rollercoaster in the air industry, Montrose Regional Airport’s winter flight schedule is star...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

Winter Flight Schedule

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Please note: Nearly all live schedules will differ from below as they currently have last year’s capacity in place, with the airlines keeping these flights live as long as possible in the event they could fill. We will continue to see monthly ad...

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Posted on: August 27, 2020

Delta Airlines Temporarily Suspends Service

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Delta Airlines has temporarily suspended the bulk of its service to Colorado’s mountain airports for this coming winter, including MTJ. Delta plans to be back in the coming seasons as national health trends allow. Winter flight schedules at MTJ ...

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Posted on: July 20, 2020

Airport Memo

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Food Service at MTJ to Reopen

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Horsefly Brewing

Horsefly Brewing will be resuming business at Montrose Regional Airport this Saturday July 11th in the secure area of the terminal. The restaurant in the main lobby will remain closed for now. You will need to go through security in order ...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

COVID-19 FORCES THE CANCELLATION OF COLORADO TRIBUTE TO AVIATION 2020 AT MONTROSE REGIONAL AIRPORT

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COVID-19 FORCES THE CANCELLATION OF COLORADO TRIBUTE TO AVIATION 2020 AT MONTROSE REGIONAL AIRPORT

Commissioners have made the difficult decision to cancel this year’s Colorado Tribute to Aviation scheduled for September 19 and 20, at the Montros...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Airport Administration Closed

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Winter 2019-2020 Flights

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Winter 2019-2020 Flight Schedule

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

NY Daily Latest Flight Addition for Montrose/Telluride

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Tom Watkinson

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 tom@visittelluride.com – 970.369.2106

TELLURIDE, Colorado (October 19, 2018) – Air service to the Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ) continues to...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

2018 Tribute to Aviation: Salute to Women in Aviation

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Montrose, COLO.— Montrose Regional Airport is proud to announce the theme of the 2018 Tribute to Aviation, Women in Aviation. In its fourth year of existence, this popular event features both military and civilian aircraft on display from around...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Montrose Regional Airport is the Fastest Growing in the State

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Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ) is not only the fastest growing airport in western Colorado, but its growth has been noted statewide for the past three years.  In the Colorado Department of Transportation’s Division of Aeronautics Annua...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

MTJ’s ACDBE program overview will be presented via teleconference on Sept 28, 2022

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Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ) has established an Airport Concessionaire Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) program in accordance with regulations of the US Department of Transportation, 49 CFR Part 23.

Montrose Regional Airport  (MTJ) has established an Airport Concessionaire Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) program in accordance with regulations of the US Department of Transportation, 49 CFR Part 23. For fiscal years 2023 to 2025, CYS...

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