DOT awards Cody Essential Air Service contract for next two year period to SkyWest Airlines. Catch flight schedules here.

Yellowstone Regional Airport in Cody, Wyoming has been designated by the Department of Transportation as part of the Essential Air Service Program. As a result, every two years, Yellowstone Regional Airport, or YRA, solicits proposals to supply air service to Cody and surrounding area for a two year period. For 2016 and 2017, SkyWest has been awarded the contract. Per the agreement, SkyWest will run 2 flights per day from October - May. SkyWest will provided enhanced service during the peak summer months with 3 fights per day Monday - Friday, and 5 flights per day on Saturday and Sunday. All flights are to Salt Lake City, Utah. In addition to SkyWest, United will run 1 daily round trip flight to Denver. From mid-June - mid-August, United will also run 2 weekly flights to Chicago. #reboot #news #sponsored #yra