Pennington County MN Airport

Find Pennington County, Minnesota airports, local, private and regional and international airports. Airports provide information about flights, departures, arrivals, times, airport delays, international airlines, and airport codes.


Thief River Falls Regional Airport 13722 Airport Drive Thief River Falls MN 56701 218-681-7680


About Pennington County Airports

Pennington County Airports are aviation complexes that consist of runways for the take-off and landing of aircraft as well as aviation support structures in Pennington County, MN. Depending on airport size and air traffic, support structures at an airport in Pennington County may include control towers, terminals, hangars, and maintenance facilities. Other supporting services and amenities may also be available at Pennington County airfields, including parking facilities, retail and dining services, hotels, and connections to other modes of transportation, such as rail or bus. The larger Pennington County airports may contain internal transportation systems to move passengers among terminals and parking areas. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) groups Pennington County non-military airports into four categories: Commercial Service Airports, General Aviation Airports, Cargo Service Airports, and Reliever Airports.

You may contact the Airport for questions about:
  • Pennington County Airport terminal information
  • Flight arrival and departure schedules
  • Pennington County airport weather
  • Airport maps, parking, and shops
  • Pennington County Airport jobs and employment
Airports in Pennington County, Minnesota

Pennington County Airports provide scheduled passenger services to at least 2,500 passengers per year. Commercial Service Airports in Pennington County, Minnesota are publicly owned and are operated by Minnesota or regional authorities that have the power to issue bonds for capital improvements. Commercial Airports that serve 10,000 or more passengers per year are considered Primary Commercial Service Airports. Hubs and larger airports, some of which are international airports, are Primary Commercial Service Airports.

Small Airports

General Aviation Airports are smaller, municipal public use airports that do not provide scheduled passenger services. These airports serve a wide range of aviation needs, including personal flying, air taxi and chartered service, corporate and business flights, emergency and disaster response, and tourism. Pennington County General Aviation Airports may be publicly or privately owned.

Cargo Airports

Airports that service the transport of at least 100 million pounds of cargo per year are considered Cargo Service Airports. While some Pennington County airports may function exclusively for cargo transport, many provide both commercial services and cargo transport services. In these cases, an airport may have both a Commercial Service and Cargo Service designation.

Reliever & Military Airports

Reliever Airports relieve congestion at other airports, in addition to providing general aviation services to their region. Military Air Bases support military aircraft. Some are located at or adjacent to Pennington County civilian airports and they may share certain facilities.