Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport
Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (IATA: BZN, ICAO: KBZN, FAA LID: BZN) (Gallatin Field) is located in Belgrade eight miles (13 km) northwest of Bozeman, in Gallatin County, Montana. Owned by the Gallatin Airport Authority, the airport became the busiest airport in Montana in 2013.
Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport
|Owner||Gallatin Airport Authority|
|Time zone||Mountain (UTC−7)|
|• Summer (DST)||(UTC−6)|
|Elevation AMSL||4,473 ft / 1,363 m|
FAA Airport Diagram
The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a primary commercial service facility (more than 10,000 enplanements per year). Federal Aviation Administration records show that the airport had 442,788 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2013, 434,038 in 2012 and 397,870 in 2011.
Gallatin Field was renamed Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport in late 2011 to associate it with Yellowstone National Park. International flights have been allowed since 2012, after a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility opened on July 1. The project was funded in cooperation with Signature Flight Support and the Yellowstone Club. In 2013, BZN surpassed Billings as the busiest airport in Montana for passenger service with 879,221 passengers from June 2012 to May 2013.
The airport covers 2,481 acres (10.04 km2) at an elevation of 4,473 feet (1,363 m) above sea level. It has three runways: 12/30 is 8,994 by 150 feet (2,741 by 46 m) asphalt; 3/21 is 2,650 by 75 feet (808 by 23 m) asphalt; 11/29 is 3,197 by 80 feet (974 by 24 m) turf.
In 2017 the airport had 76,223 aircraft operations, an average of 209 per day. General aviation accounted for 73% of operations. Air carrier operations accounted for 15%, air taxi operations accounted for 12% and military operations accounted for <1%. At that time, there were 359 aircraft based at BZN, 260 single engine, 24 multi engine, 41 jets, 23 helicopters and 11 gliders.
Airlines and destinationsEdit
|Alaska Airlines||Portland (OR), Seattle/Tacoma|
|Allegiant Air|| Las Vegas, Phoenix/Mesa|
Seasonal: Los Angeles, Nashville (begins May 21, 2020)
|American Airlines|| Dallas/Fort Worth |
Seasonal: Chicago-O’Hare, New York–LaGuardia (begins June 6, 2020), Philadelphia (begins June 6, 2020)
|American Eagle|| Dallas/Fort Worth|
Seasonal: Chicago-O'Hare, Los Angeles
|Delta Air Lines|| Atlanta, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Salt Lake City|
Seasonal: Detroit (ends March 28, 2020), Los Angeles, New York–LaGuardia
|Delta Connection|| Salt Lake City, Seattle/Tacoma |
Seasonal: Los Angeles
|JetBlue Airways||Seasonal: Boston (resumes June 13, 2020), Long Beach, New York–JFK (begins June 11, 2020)|
|Sun Country Airlines||Seasonal: Minneapolis/St. Paul (begins June 3, 2020)|
|United Airlines|| Chicago–O'Hare, Denver|
Seasonal: Newark, San Francisco
|United Express|| Chicago–O'Hare, Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco|
|1||Denver, Colorado||146,100||Frontier, United|
|2||Minneapolis/St Paul, Minnesota||118,620||Delta|
|3||Salt Lake City, Utah||113,320||Delta|
|4||Chicago–O'Hare, Illinois||83,980||American, United|
|5||Seattle/Tacoma, Washington||67,460||Alaska, Delta|
|6||Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas||52,730||American|
|7||Los Angeles, California||29,730||Allegiant, American, Delta, United|
|8||San Francisco, California||26,170||United|
|10||New York-Newark, New Jersey||19,980||United|
|1||Delta Air Lines||545,668 (+14.99%)|
|2||United Airlines||538,984 (+11.68%)|
|3||Alaska Airlines||186,386 (+6.18%)|
|4||American Airlines||149,753 (+33.00%)|
- FAA Airport Master Record for BZN ( PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. effective April 5, 2012.
- Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport, official site
- Hausen, Jodi (June 18, 2013). "Bozeman airport busiest in state". Bozeman Daily Chronicle. Retrieved 9 April 2017.
- "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. Archived from the original (PDF, 2.03 MB) on 2012-09-27.
- "Enplanements for CY 2013" (PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. June 20, 2014. Archived from the original (PDF, 1.0 MB) on 2014-08-16.
- "Enplanements for CY 2012" (PDF, 189 KB). Federal Aviation Administration. 2013-10-30.
- "Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport BZN - Yellowstone Flights". www.bozemanairport.com.
- http://www.pterminal[permanent dead link] rughlenon.com/frame.html
- Bacaj, Jason (December 9, 2011). "Gallatin Airport Authority approves airport name change". Bozeman Daily Chronicle. Retrieved September 20, 2014.
- "Allegiant Announces Largest Service Expansion In Company History With 3 New Cities And 44 Nonstop Routes". Allegiant Airlines.
- "FedEx Caravans". Jetcareers.
- http://www.alpine-air.com/routes/[permanent dead link]
- "OST_R | BTS | Transtats". Transtats.bts.gov. Retrieved 2019-11-07.
- (PDF), effective January 30, 2020
- FAA Terminal Procedures for BZN, effective January 30, 2020
- Resources for this airport:
- AC-U-KWIK information for KBZN