WELCOME TO THE CAPITAL CITY’S AIRPORT

HELENA AVIATION DAY – 1-189th GSAB Aviation Family Day and Open House – Saturday September 10, 2022 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., 5k Fun Run starting at 5:00 p.m. Located at the Montana National Guard Facility 3330 Skyway Drive, Helena. There will be aircraft static displays, rock wall, bungee run, water balloon fight, snow cones, armory and aviation facility open house, dunk tank, cotton candy, cornhole, kids movies and games. Take a tour of Boeing, learn about job opportunities and enjoy a food truck lunch. Boeing Helena, 3200 Skyway Drive. You’re also invited for a tour of Pioneer Aerostructure’s facility located at 2365 Skyway Drive in Helena. Committed to aerospace defense projects, Pioneer has active job openings that offer career opportunities in challenging and fulfilling work such as Lockheed Martin’s F-35 and future military aircraft tasked with defending and securing our nation’s freedom.

 

Flight Check-In Time Frames (How Early to Arrive Before a Flight)

The airlines have adopted very stringent policies for check-in times. The airline’s computer systems will not allow the local airline agents to check passengers in past the cutoff times, so it is important that you arrive within the required time frame. Each airline has it’s own specific check-in time frames, which can be viewed here:

Alaska Airlines: https://www.alaskaair.com/content/travel-info/at-the-airport/airport-boarding-times

Delta Airlines: https://www.delta.com/us/en/check-in-security/check-in-time-requirements

United Airlines: https://www.united.com/ual/en/us/fly/travel/airport/process.html

REAL ID REQUIREMENTS EXTENDED – NEW DEADLINE May 3, 2023

Domestic travelers must have a new Montana REAL ID driver’s license or a passport for all air travel after the May 3, 2023 deadline. Don’t wait until the last minute, set up your account and online appointment at the DMV website, today.

QUESTIONS ABOUT REAL ID?

Helena Regional Airport Real-Time Flight Status