$12 Million Rochester International Airport improvements give travelers more reasons to “Fly Local”

Construction begins April 2017, includes Terminal, U.S. Customs upgrades

ROCHESTER, Minn. (April 2017) – The Rochester International Airport (RST) will soon enjoy major improvements that will meet the demands of the traveling public as well as upgrade the U.S. Customs facilities.

Kraus-Anderson, one of the Midwest’s oldest and largest commercial general…

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United Airlines to launch service at Rochester International Airport

(Rochester, MN) United Airlines announced Monday February 27th the launch of air service at Rochester International Airport (RST).  Beginning June 8th, United Airlines will operate three daily flights to and from the hub at Chicago O’Hare.

“We are incredibly excited to welcome United Airlines to Rochester.  The addition of this…

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Rochester International Airport Announces Partnership with Rochester Community and Technical College

April 20, 2015

Rochester International Airport (RST) announces a new partnership effort with Rochester Community and Technical College (RCTC) to provide hands-on learning experiences and opportunities.

The partnership began to form in 2014 when airport leadership approached RCTC about potential opportunities for students to use the airport facilities for…

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RST Launches New User-Friendly Website And Announces Atlanta Experience Contest

January 29, 2015

Rochester International Airport (RST) recently launched its newly redesigned website. The user-friendly site replaces RST’s previous website, but maintains the same Web address, www.flyrst.com.

Key aspects of the website include information regarding airport parking and ground transportation, real-time flight information displays, and terminal amenities including the new…

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TSA Pre✓ enrollment available at RST provides convenient option for local residents to apply for expedited screening 

January 8, 2015

A press release from the Transportation Security Administration:

An enrollment center where individuals can apply for TSA Pre✓ and expedited screening benefits is open at the Rochester International Airport (RST). TSA Pre✓ is an expedited screening program that allows passengers departing RST to leave on their shoes, light outerwear…

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Rochester International Airport employees receive Epilepsy Awareness Training

November 21, 2014

Rochester International Airport employees will participate in seizure recognition and response training during November, National Epilepsy Awareness Month. This training educates about different seizure types and how to properly respond to a seizure.

Vicki Snyder, outreach coordinator for the Epilepsy Foundation of Southern Minnesota will provide the training open…

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