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  • PASSENGER TRAFFIC GROWTH CONTINUES AT RKS IN 2019

    ROCK SPRINGS – The Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport has started off 2019 off with strong growth as January and February traffic was up 33.75% on a year over year basis. Compared to January 2018, passenger traffic grew 23.61% in January 2019. Compared to February 2018, passenger traffic grew 45.66% in February 2019. This growth in […]

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  • CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY TRAVEL IN FULL SWING AT RKS

    Airport expecting large passenger volumes through end of year with numerous flights already sold out. ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ Christmas holiday travel is in full swing at Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport as airport officials prepare for significant passenger flow over the next two weeks. Starting tomorrow (Tuesday), the airport is expecting nearly all flights to […]

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  • THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY TRAVEL IN FULL SWING AT RKS

    Airport expecting large passenger volumes this week ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ Thanksgiving holiday travel is in full swing at Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport as airport officials prepare for significant passenger flow over the next five days. Starting tomorrow (Wednesday), the airport is expecting nearly all flights to be operating at or near capacity as families […]

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  • ADDITIONAL FLIGHTS ADDED TO ACCOMMODATE CONTINUED PASSENGER GROWTH

    Passenger numbers at Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport continued to increase in August and September resulting in additional flights being added to Denver. ROCK SPRINGS – For the 21st consecutive month, Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport experienced significant passenger growth in September. In an effort to accommodate this increased demand, SkyWest Airlines has added a 2nd flight to […]

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  • RKS CONTINUES PASSENGER GAINS IN JULY

    Passenger numbers at Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport continued to increase in July and during the first 6 months of the year. ROCK SPRINGS – Passenger numbers at the Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport continued increasing in July representing the 19th straight month the airport saw a significant increase in passengers choosing RKS for their air travel […]

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  • RKS CONTINUES PASSENGER GROWTH IN JUNE

    Passenger numbers at Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport continued to increase in June and during the first 6 months of the year. ROCK SPRINGS – For the 18th straight month, Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport saw a significant increase in passengers choosing RKS for their air travel needs. RKS served 4,412 passengers during the month, a 44.32% […]

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  • RKS PASSENGER NUMBERS CONTINUE TO CLIMB

    Passenger numbers at Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport continued to increase in May and during the first 5 months of the year. ROCK SPRINGS – For the 17th straight month, Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport saw a significant increase in passengers choosing RKS for their air travel needs. RKS served 4,111 passengers during the month, a 31.72% […]

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  • NEW LOWER FARES TO 130+ WORLDWIDE DESTINATIONS

    ROCK SPRINGS – The Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport is excited to announce that United Airlines has released new lower fares to over 130 worldwide destinations from RKS. Through continued work with our airline partners, Southwest Wyoming now has access to reasonable airfares to dozens of destinations including 17 of the area’s top 20 destinations. With […]

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  • 2017 SERVES AS A YEAR OF GROWTH FOR RKS

    Growth highlighted by a 11.73% increase in passengers ROCK SPRINGS – The Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport recorded growth in nearly every metric in 2017. The growth was highlighted by 36,273 total passengers using the airport in 2017, a 11.7% increase compared to 2016. The passenger growth was fueled by a 11.1% increase in passengers utilizing […]

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  • AIRPORT BOARD VOTES TO CHANGE AIRPORT NAME

    RKS will soon become the Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport ROCK SPRINGS – The Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Joint Powers Airport Board voted January 10th, to change the name of the Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport to the Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport effective February 1, 2018. The vote came at the regular January meeting of the governing body […]

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