Airport News

Airport News

front of Colorado Springs airport
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 - 10:43am
The Colorado Springs Airport (COS) was named one of The Gazette’s Best Workplaces for 2021. The annual Best Workplaces process demonstrates the value of an organization’s team and emphasizes the impact effective leadership has on achieving success and employee engagement.
newly resurfaced runway with bright white striping
Friday, October 8, 2021 - 11:36am
The Colorado Springs Airport just completed a major rehabilitation project to its west runway. The expected life of the airfield's asphalt is roughly 20 years. As this runway was approaching that point, the rehabilitation of the pavement extended its life another 20 years.
Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 5:00pm
More than 80 people from responding agencies throughout the region participated in mass casualty exercise today at the Colorado Springs Airport. Crews extinguished a staged aircraft fire and rescued “passengers” from an aircraft as they tested their communications and procedures for responding to a... Read more
Monday, January 13, 2020 - 8:44am
There’s a lot of work going on at the airport that you might not know about! Scott Lawrence is an operations agent at the COS Airport and he lets us ride along to see what it takes to keep our local runways safe.
front of Colorado Springs airport
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 8:13am
Like a Phoenix the Colorado Springs Airport has risen from the ashes of a fire that ruined staff offices in 2018 to winning Colorado Airport of the Year in 2019! Jen and Ted speak with Dana Schield about airport improvements, businesses growing in the area, and of course… HALF PRICE HOLIDAY PARKING!