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Airport Directory Mailing List Opt Out

If you are a Minnesota aircraft owner who does not want to receive a paper copy of the MN Airport Directory and Travel Guide, please select this link to our opt out form.

Aircraft Registration Fees Have Changed

As of July 1, 2014, a new law has changed your aircraft registration fees.
Learn more about Aircraft Registration fees changes (PDF, 65 KB).

2015 Airport Directory and Travel Guide Changes

MnDOT Aeronautics is making changes to the 2015 Airport Directory and Travel Guide.

2015 Minnesota Aviation Maintenance Technician Conference

March 30-31, 2015 | Earle Brown Heritage Center | Brooklyn Center 55430

Minnesota Aviation Equipment Taxes Survey

Please give Aeronautics and the Legislature your Input!

Congrats to Sky Waters winner of 2014 Minnesota Aviation Art Contest | 1st Place State | 1st Place National

Are you ready to see the 2014 Minnesota Aviation Art Contest Winners?

This year theme is "Flying Saves Lives". All children (entrants) must be residents of Minnesota. Entries eligibility is for children between the ages of 6-17 by December 31, 2013. The format required is on 11 by 17 paper and artwork must NOT be framed or outlined with border.

Fly Minnesota Passport Program

Fly Minnesota Airports is a program sponsored by MnDOT Aeronautics and the Minnesota Council of Airports (MCOA) to promote general aviation in Minnesota.


The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT),office of Aeronautics has a program for airports and their communities called Adopt-An-Airport. Any public-use airport in Minnesota is eligible to participate in the program.

Transportation Economic Development Program

This program is a joint effort between the Minnesota Department of Transportation and Department of Employment and Economic Development, It is designed to address both the state’s transportation system needs and economic development objectives; to create and preserve well-paying jobs across the state. All airports are encouraged to apply.