Category: Aviation and Aerospace

Bend Municipal Airport Bracing for Increased Traffic During Redmond’s May Closure

We’re less than one month away from Redmond Airport’s complete closure for 21 days in the month of May for runway resurfacing. That leaves local jetsetters with some significant travel hurdles as commercial air service to Central Oregon will cease for the duration. For a brief overview of the factors behind the closure, and the […]

Taking Flight | Aviation and aerospace industry makes Bend a launching pad

Consider the following combination: Tens of thousands of acres of public lands with wide open air space, a climate boasting more than 300 days of sunshine, high and mid-level altitudes, a vibrant community college aviation program, a labor pool of highly trained aviation and aerospace workers, and a landlord hell bent on the economic success […]