RECENT NEWS

  • Single Engine Plane Crash at Rock Springs Sweetwater County Airport

    ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ Operations are running normally after a small aircraft crashed while approaching Rock Springs Sweetwater County Airport (RKS) at approximately 3:00 PM on November 15, 2017. The single-engine Cessna 207 was resting alongside HWY 370 approximately 2 miles from the airfield when airport’s Aircraft Rescue Firefighters arrived on scene. There were four […]

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  • RKS CELEBRATES SOLAR FACILITY CONSTRUCTION

    Celebration centered around Rocky Mountain Power’s Blue Sky Program and its generous contribution to our community. ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ The Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport celebrated the beginning of construction on its new 30 kw solar power generation facility at a ceremony today. The airport, in partnership with Rocky Mountain Power, hosted approximately 30 dignitaries […]

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  • RKS AIRPORT MANAGER DEVON BRUBAKER RECEIVES AIRPORT MANAGER OF THE YEAR AWARD

    Presented by the Wyoming Airport Operator’s Association ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ The Wyoming Airport Operators Association has recognized Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport’s Devon Brubaker as the Airport Manager of the Year for 2017. The award highlights Brubaker for his continued dedication to the aviation industry, his community, and the Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport. Brubaker was […]

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  • RKS ACHIEVES PERFECT SCORE ON FAA INSPECTION, ZERO DISCREPANCIES FOR 2nd STRAIGHT YEAR

    FAA Annual Certification & Safety Inspection Conducted in June ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ The Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport Joint Powers Board is pleased to report that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) completed its annual certification and safety inspection for the Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport in June 2017 and RKS achieved a perfect score for the […]

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  • AIRPORT MAKES DONATION TO BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF SWEETWATER COUNTY

    $996 Donation is 15% of Parking Donations Received Since 2014 ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ Through the benevolence of the its customers, the Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport Joint Powers Board announced today a $996 donation to the Boys & Girls Club of Sweetwater County. Since 2014, the airport has been collecting donations from customers for parking. […]

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  • AIRPORT LAUNCHES ONLINE AIR SERVICE SURVEY

    Participants will be entered to win two round-trip tickets to Denver ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ The Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport in partnership with SkyWest Airlines has launched an online survey to gain a deeper understanding of current and future air travel needs of our community, including Sweetwater County and surrounding counties. The study will also […]

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  • AIRPORT AWARDS $4.8 MILLION CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT

    Contractor will build new General Aviation Terminal & Hangar Facility ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ The Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport Joint Powers Board has awarded a construction contract for the construction of a new General Aviation Terminal & Hangar Facility to A. Pleasant Construction of Green River, WY. The awarded contract is valued at $4,805,980.19. The […]

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  • SPRING BREAK TRAVEL IN FULL SWING AT RKS

    Airport expecting large passenger volumes over the next couple weeks ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ Spring break is in full swing at Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport as airport officials prepare for a couple weeks. Starting this weekend, the airport is expecting several flights to be operating at or near capacity as families make their way towards warmer […]

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  • RKS AWARDED FUNDING FOR SOLAR ARRAY

    Blue Sky Funding to Allow Airport to Continue Pursuit of Sustainability ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ Rocky Mountain Power’s Blue Sky Customers have awarded $94,216 in funding for a new solar array at the Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport. This project is made possible with the generous contributions that Rocky Mountain Power’s Blue Sky program customers make […]

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  • LOWER FARES ARRIVE AT RKS

    ROCK SPRINGS, WY ─ Lower fares have arrived at the Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport courtesy of SkyWest Airlines who, today introduced a new lower fare structure for local travelers. Nearly all fares to over 170 destination including Denver have been reduced as much as several hundred dollars. “SkyWest Airlines sees a great opportunity to recapture […]

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