Announcements

HELENA REGIONAL AIRPORT PUBLIC NOTICE FOR PASSENGER FACILITY CHARGE (PFC) INFORMATION

Information regarding the use of Passenger Facility Charges (PFC’s) as funding mechanisms for Airport projects can be found HERE.

AIRPORT RESTAURANT/CONCESSIONAIRE REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP)

The Helena Regional Airport Authority is currently seeking a concessionaire to operate a restaurant/snack bar, limited service bar and gift shop. Requires 7 day/week service. Must provide satisfactory financial criteria. RFP can be found HERE or in the Airport Director’s Office, 2850 Mercer Lp. Helena, MT 59602. Must respond no later than 2 pm, Wednesday, February 15, 2017.

RFP Material can also be found HERE.

FAA DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE (DBE) PARTICIPATION GOAL

In accordance with requirements of the U.S. Department of Transportation as set forth in 49 C.F.R. Part 23, as amended, The Helena Regional Airport has submitted to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for an Airport Concessionaire Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program Goal of 0% for Federal Fiscal Year 2016-2018. The Helena Regional Airport expects to meet the ACDBE goal for car rental concessions through race neutral means.

Documents in support of this goal are available for public examination at the Helena Regional Airport, 2850 Mercer Loop, Helena, MT during regular business hours in the Airport Administration Office until March 31. Comments will be accepted until April 30.

Please send comments or inquiries by mail to the Helena Regional Airport, 2850 Mercer Loop, Helena, MT 59602; or via email .

Helena Airport DBE Goal Methodology Concurrence Letter.

Helena Airport FY16-18 DBE Goal Methodology.

AIR SERVICE UPDATE – BOYD GROUP INTERNATIONAL PRESENTATION

Boyd Group International, a nationally renowned consulting group that studies airline service and economics recently concluded a market study for the Helena Regional Airport. Boyd Group International was in Helena August 11th, 2016 to give a presentation and update on their findings. The presentation can be found HERE.

INTERSTATE 15 CONSTRUCTION PROJECT – EXIT 193

A major highway construction project is underway on Interstate 15 near the exits to the Helena Regional Airport.    Please allow for traffic delays when traveling to the Helena Regional Airport.  Click HERE for updated exit ramp closure information.

REAL ID

Montana driver licenses do not meet the federal “REAL ID” standards.  However, domestic travelers will not be required to meet those standards until January, 2018.  For updated information on the REAL ID, visit TSA’s website.