Airport District Seeks Budget Committee Applicants

(North Bend, OR) – The Coos County Airport District (CCAD) is currently taking applications from interested persons in Coos County who would like to volunteer to serve on the District’s Budget Committee. The five CCAD Commissioners and five appointed Coos County residents make up the budget committee. Terms are for three years. The district’s fiscal...
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Airport Operations Manager Hood Receives USCG Commendation

(North Bend, OR)  – Airport Operations Manager and ARFF Fire Chief, Bob Hood, has received the USCG Public Service Commendation for his work with the US Coast Guard as a rescue diver.  USCG Thirteenth District Commander, Rear Admiral Charles E. Fosse recognized Hood’s 24 years of selfless dedication and unparalleled commitment saying, “Over 615 crews...
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Airport Annual Part 139 Certification Inspection Completed

(North Bend, OR) – Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) inspectors were on site this week for the annual certification review of airport operations. The annual inspection is required under the airport’s Part 139 certification. FAA inspectors met with Operations and Maintenance supervisors. They conducted a nighttime inspection of runway/taxiway and apron lighting and signage. The Aircraft...
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Uniguest Kiosk Helps Passengers with Online Booking

(North Bend, OR) – The Southwest Oregon Regional Airport has added a kiosk for those who would like to book air travel online. The Uniguest Computer is set up just inside the terminal next to the United/Skywest check-in. The software supplied by Uniguest allows passengers boarding a United Express flight to print tickets. It also...
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Airport Reaches Agreement with City for TSA Callout Service

(North Bend, OR) – The Coos County Airport District (CCAD) and the City of North Bend have agreed to terms to cover call-out services when requested by the Transportation Service Administration (TSA). TSA operates checkpoints at the Southwest Oregon Regional Airport to screen passengers when they board a commercial flight. On rare occasions, a callout...
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