June, 2017

Eagle County Regional Airport Announces Director of Aviation

Eagle County Regional Airport Announces Director of Aviation

Mr. Turner most recently worked with Grand Junction Regional Airport as Executive Director and with Durango La Plata County Airport as Director of Aviation. He has a Bachelor of Aviation Management from Auburn University and is a Certified Member (C.M.) of the American Association of Airport Executives.

“I have been fortunate to work and live in other resort style regions. I have a good understanding of what is expected and required to maintain a vibrant and growing airport in this environment,” said Kip Turner, Director of Aviation, Eagle County Regional Airport. “It is my mission to ensure that Eagle County Regional Airport has a vision for continued growth and success while maintaining quality customer service at the highest levels.”

About Eagle County Regional Airport: Just minutes from Vail, Beaver Creek and other world-class destinations, the Eagle County Regional Airport (EGE) gets you directly to the heart of the Colorado Rockies.

In the winter, Air Canada, American, Delta and United provide non-stop jet service between EGE and ten major domestic and international cities, including Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York/JFK, Newark, Phoenix, Toronto and Washington D.C.

Summer options include daily non-stop flights between EGE and Dallas/Ft. Worth on American Airlines.  United Airlines offers non-stop service three times weekly from EGE to Houston Intercontinental and daily regional aircraft service to Denver.

For more information: www.flyvail.com 

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