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Aviation In Minnesota

Published in Midwest Flyer – February/March 2017 The Minnesota Department of Transportation, Office of Aeronautics collects taxes, safeguards the long-term viability of the state airports fund, plans and promotes a statewide system of airports, distributes state and federal aviation funding, … Continue reading

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The Value of Aviation In Minnesota

General Aviation is defined as all flights other than military and scheduled airlines. •  General Aviation contributes more than $150 billion to the U.S. economy annually and employs more than 1,265,000 people. •  General Aviation has a $12.2 billion impact … Continue reading

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It’s About Spring!

by Chris Roy, Director Mn/DOT Office of Aeronautics Well, spring is on the horizon and I know that pilots who haven’t flown since the beginning of winter are getting excited to get back in the air. Though this passing winter … Continue reading

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