Tag Archives: Boise Airport

Boise Airport expands a storm water retention pond (access required)

Boise Airport has been working since Aug. 20 on expanding the storm water retention pond next to Firehawk Helicopters along Wright Street. The $148,000 work will expand the 15,000-cubic-yard retention pond to 21,000 cubic yards to accommodate unusual storm events ...

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Boise Airport sees record passenger counts in 2017 (access required)

Fueled by population growth, larger aircraft and more flights to popular destinations, Boise Airport handled a record 3.51 million passengers in 2017, a 9 percent increase over 2016. The number surpassed the prior 2007 record for most passengers at 3.36 ...

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Southwest adds Boise-San Jose flight

Southwest Airlines will add San Jose, Calif., to its Boise Airport lineup on April 8. Southwest will offer one flight a day in each direction with different departure times for weekdays and weekdays, according to an airport news release. The ...

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Allegiant adds Phoenix-Mesa at Boise Airport (access required)

Allegiant Air will add a third no-frills, low-price destination on Oct. 6 from Boise Airport with twice-a-week service to Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, Boise Airport announced. Allegiant will have Monday and Friday departures and arrivals in both cities. Phoenix-Mesa Gateway is ...

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American announces nonstop flights between Boise and Chicago

American Airlines will start flying nonstop flights between Boise Airport and Chicago O’Hare International Airport on July 5, the airport announced. American’s one daily departure will give Boise three daily departures, along with two by United Airlines, to O’Hare, which ...

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Boise Airport will update long-term facility needs (access required)

Boise Airport will spend the next year and change updating its master plan to get the airport ready to see passenger counts swell from about 3.2 million to a projected 4.5 million in 2035. Since late summer, Eau Claire, Wisc.,-based ...

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