It was 20 years ago Saturday that Stapleton Airport, Denver’s premier airport from 1929 to 1995, closed for good. Hours later takeoffs and landings shifted to Denver International Airport.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock on Saturday will join Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta, airport CEO Kim Day, VIPs and other people who helped build and run the airport.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock has been appointed to the Federal Aviation Administration’s Management Advisory Council (MAC).
The airlines, including one of Denver’s largest carriers — Frontier — are warning of longer flight delays this summer. They say having fewer air controllers will take a toll on traffic.
The Federal Aviation Administration is deploying dish-less plane tracking technology on the Western Slope to help pilots navigate through bad weather.