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Haydens Yampa Valley Regional Airport is the only commercial service airport serving Northwest Colorado. Hosting four major airlines with direct, seasonal service from 11 major airports, its the hub for the regions business and leisure travelers. 

With the only Tier One runway in Northwest Colorado, the airport provides access to the national air transportation system for residents and visitors, facilitates commerce and is a catalyst for the areas location-neutral business market. More than 70 percent of Steamboats winter vacation travelers arrive through YVRA, which depends on a number of local, state and federal funding sources for its operations and capital improvements.

With growth in passenger traffic expected to increase 15 percent in the next five years, YVRA recently completed a $25 million expansion. Its new two-story terminal houses a new baggage claim area, administrative offices, conference rooms, restaurant, enhanced passenger flow and more. The airport also recently underwent a $16.6 million construction project providing new surfacing, runway lighting, snow-removal shoulders and taxiway connectors.

An American Airlines jet originating from Chicago lands at Yampa Valley Regional Airport.

An American Airlines jet originating from Chicago lands at Yampa Valley Regional Airport.

Its an amazing facility to be this close to Steamboat,says Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association President Kara Stoller. Its an integral part to living, doing business and visiting here.

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