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ERAU Golden Eagle Take 11th National Title

A huge congratulations to our local Embry-Riddle Golden Eagle Flight Team on their 11th national championship with the National Intercollegiate Flying Association (NIFA)! The annual competition, known as SAFECON, takes place at The Ohio State University and tests pilots on their navigation, aircraft identification, message, drop, precision landing skills, and much more. The young men… Read more »

World War II Bomber Visiting Prescott Municipal Airport

The Experimental Aircraft Association’s (EAA) Aluminum Overcast is a Boeing B-17, one of the most influential strategic bombers of World War II. This aircraft, and many like it, embodies the spirit of aviation flying around the country and spreading the legacy of the heroes of that era. This piece of history will be at Prescott… Read more »

Wreath in Honor of Ernest Love

The family of Ernest Love, namesake of Ernest A. Love Field, have donated a holiday wreath in honor of the World War I pilot who was shot down in Verdun, France in September 1918. Please stop by the terminal at Prescott Municipal Airport to see the wonderful donation and festive holiday decorations!

Prescott Airport Master Plan Update

Prescott Airport is currently conducting a large scale Master Plan study that will forecast future trends and development for the next 5, 10, and 20 years. This is a vital component to the economy of Prescott and the Quad Cities Area as the airport provides regional support to businesses. With the assistant of Arizona consulting… Read more »

2016 Air Race Classic

54 aircraft departed Tuesday, June 21st for a cross country race to Daytona Beach, Florida. The race is an annual competition for women to challenge each other with their piloting, navigation, and other aeronautical skills. The Air Race Classic is in its 40th year and includes women pilots from all over the United States. Embry-Riddle has four teams… Read more »

Featured Stories

Goodwin Fire: Prescott Fire Center Key to the Battle

The Goodwin Fire was very aggressive as it ripped through fuel that had not burned in approximately 40 years. Driven by high winds, extremely dry conditions and warmer than average temperatures, the fire was moving quickly in inaccessible terrain. After the massive growth of burned area on Tuesday June 27th, USFS personnel at the Prescott… Read more »

Great Lakes Offering More Flights, More Destinations, Larger Aircraft

Beginning December 17th, Great Lakes Airlines will offer increased service from Prescott Municipal Airport to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Denver, CO (DEN). Round trip flights to LAX will occur four times a day, and flights to DEN will occur twice a week. This increase in service is also accompanied by the arrival of a… Read more »

AOPA Fly-In Huge Success!!!

The recent Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) Fly-In at Prescott Municipal Airport set a record for attendance among all previous AOPA Fly-In events. With more than 6,300 people in attendance and 565 airplanes that arrived for the event, the Fly-In was a huge success for AOPA and the local community. AOPA hosts four Fly-Ins… Read more »