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Parking Lots are still under Construction at the Central Nebraska Regional Airport.  There is plenty of Parking in the lot across the street.  The Airport thanks you for your patience during this project of which should be completed by the end of June 2016.

The Central Nebraska Regional Airport was filled with upwards to a thousand onlookers and family members to greet the Vietnam Veteran Hero Flight on May 2, 2016. The Patriot Guard greeted the Veterans as they walked down the ramp and the Vets were cheered on by onlookers waiving flags. The Northwest High School band played a medley of songs honoring each branch of the service.   Mayor Jeremy Jensen presented the Veterans with a "Key to the City" and thanked them for their service. It was quite an emotional time for those attending.

Vietnam Veterans Hero Flight

Brand New Passenger Terminal opens at the Central Nebraska Regional Airport (GRI)
Debra Potratz, Lynne Werner, Ken Caldwell, Joe Cook, Brian Quandt, Mike Olson, Ron Depue, Michelle Setlik and Annette Schimmer
Board Chair Lynne Werner welcomes everyone to the brand new terminal.

Over 400 community members attended the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the new Passenger Terminal on April 5, 2016.

Executive Director Mike Olson, AAE talks to the News Media about the Orlando flight

Allegiant announces flights from Central Nebraska Regional Airport (GRI) to Orlando-Sanford International Airport (SFB) starting November 7, 2015.  The new seasonal flights will operate once a week (Saturday) and fly nonstop using an MD-80 or A319 jet.

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Allegiant News Release



Construction workers at the Central Nebraska Regional Airport were treated on July 2, 2015 as the A-OK ladies served them sack lunches from Afternooners' and thanked them for a job well done. The crew from Hausmann Construction took a break from working on the new Passenger Terminal and lined up to receive a sandwich and a drink. The crew was very appreciative to receive this Act of Kindness as seen by the smiles as they went through the line. Lunch was also provided to Chief Construction crew working on the new General Aviation Terminal.