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 »

Great Lakes Airlines to Increase Airline Service


Beginning November 1st, Great Lakes Airlines will be offering four daily round-trip flights between Prescott (PRC) and Los Angeles (LAX). This will double the current service offered between the two cities. These flights are non-stop with direct service in the Beechcraft 1900 aircraft. Reservations can be made online through Great Lakes Airlines:

Prescott Air Service Questionnaire


The City of Prescott and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University have teamed up to produce and distribute a survey about airline passenger service at Prescott and to find out about how, when, and to where people want to fly. Your input is requested even if you don’t currently use the airport. The Prescott Chamber of Commerce is… Read more »

Fire Season in Full Swing


The 2016 wildfire season is underway. With several fires already extinguished and others currently burning near Flagstaff, the US Forest Service is very busy with wildland fire mitigation. A large section of pavement at the Prescott Airport is home to the Prescott Fire Center and Henry Y. H. Kim Aviation Facility. This facility serves as… Read more »

ERAU Flight Team Takes National Championship


  The Golden Eagles Flight Team (GEFT), based at Embry-Riddle’s Prescott campus, has won their 10th national championship at the National Intercollegiate Flying Association’s SAFECON 2016. This competition challenges these young men and women in various events including Pre-Flight Inspections, Navigation, Power-Off Landings, Aircraft Recognition, and many more aeronautical skills.     During the academic… Read more »