Western Nebraska Regional Airport

 


 

History

The Western Nebraska Regional Airport (WNRA) provide passenger flights to and from Denver, Colorado through United Airlines operated by SkyWest Air. We also have a regional aerial spraying service through Western Aviation and charter service through Valley Airways. through. Western Nebraska Regional Airport strives toprovide the highest standards of customer service, convenience, and cleanliness in all of our facilities.  To serve Western Nebraska and Eastern Wyoming with the safest possible air service; and to help spur economic growth in our business community for our neighbors.

The Airport Authority of Scotts Bluff County owns WNRA, which is named after William B. Heilig. Heiling, known as Scottsbluff’s Mr. Aviation, was a World War II US Army Air Force primary flight instructor, civilian flight instructor, and manager of the city’s airport. The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a primary commercial service airport based in emplacements in 2008 (over 10,000).  The airport covers 1,806 acres (731 ha) at an elevation of 3,967 feet (1,209 m). It has two asphalt runways: 12/30 is 8,279 by 150 feet (2,523 x 46 m) and 5/23 is 8,002 by 150 feet (2,439 x 46 m).

 

WNRA Services

The Western Nebraska Regional Airport has three conference rooms. Two rooms are set up with 4 teleconferencing capabilities, presentation screens, and Skype. The largest conference area can accommodate approximately 80 people, the mid-size room can accommodate approximately 30 people, and the smallest of the three can accommodate 25 people.

Food service for meetings is available at the Flight Deck Restaurant and Lounge, a full service restaurant and lounge. The restaurant serves Traditional and New American style food (barbecue, burgers, brunch, dinner, seafood, and a buffet). The Flight Deck Restaurant and Lounge welcomes reservations and walk-ins; large groups are always welcome. The Flight Deck Restaurant and Lounge has a family style atmosphere. The Flight Deck Restaurant and Lounge provides excellent customer service and offers indoor and outdoor patio seating and is open seven days a week. Catering service is available.