Aircraft Incident at Rochester International Airport

Aircraft Incident at Rochester International Airport (RST)

UPDATE:  August 20, 2019 – 1:15 p.m.

No injuries were reported from the aircraft incident on August 20th, 2019. The aircraft has been removed from the airfield. The airport and both runways are fully operational at this time.

Thank you to the emergency personnel who…

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TSA Pre✓® Temporary Enrollment Center Event


Rochester International Airport TSA Pre✓® Local Enrollment Events

July 22-July 26, 2019 Doubletree Hotel – Downtown Rochester, MN and July 29-August 2, 2019 Rochester International Airport

Rochester International Airport invites passengers to enroll in the popular TSA Pre✓® expedited screening program, Monday, July 22, 2019 through Friday, July 26, 2019…

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Rochester International Airport to host Master Plan public information meeting


Rochester, MN (May 22, 2019) – Rochester International Airport (RST) will host a Master Plan public information meeting Wednesday May 22, 2019. Airport management and the Master Plan team will share long-term development concepts related to the terminal, airfield, cargo area, and other airport support areas to address needed…

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Record high passenger year at Rochester International Airport


Rochester, MN (January 9, 2019) – 2018 was a record year for total passengers at the Rochester
International Airport (RST). 366,542 people flew in and out of RST last year, an all-time high in
the history of the airport and a 26% increase over 2017. The previous record was 344,556 total

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Rochester International Airport to conduct Full Scale Emergency Exercise


On September 14th 2018, a full scale emergency exercise involving Rochester and Olmsted County emergency response will be performed at the Rochester International Airport. The City of Rochester Emergency Management Division will be hosting and coordinating this federally mandated exercise to evaluate the preparedness of its local responders to…

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Rochester International Airport Doubles Passenger Retention


Rochester, MN (July 30, 2018) – A 2013 study revealed only 12% of passengers were utilizing the Rochester International Airport (RST) while the majority of air travelers chose other airports. A recent study of calendar year 2017 travel data shows the Rochester International Airport has doubled its passenger retention…

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RST’s Marketing & Communications Manager Tiana Rossow named to Airport Business Magazine 2017 Top 40 Under 40 list

Nov. 3, 2017
Contact: Joe Petrie, Editor-in-Chief
Airport Business Magazine
Phone: 414.379.3216

Airport Business Magazine Announces The 2017 Top 40 Under 40

FORT ATKINSON, WIS.—Airport Business magazine announced the winners of the 2017 Top 40 Under 40 program on Nov. 3.

The Top 40 Under…

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