Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Releases

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Aeronautics Bulletins

Published in the Midwest Flyer Magazine

August to September (PDF, 587 KB)

  • The Adventure Begins with Aviation by Cassandra Isackson, Director of MnDOT Aeronautics
  • The Continuing Challenge of Leadership
  • Twin-Engine Seminoles Join Piper's G1000 Club
  • Van's Aircraft Delivers Their First Fly-Away RV
  • Youth Aviation Adventure's First Annual Aim High Scholarship
  • Partnerships Among Aviation Campuses in Minnesota
  • K-State flight Team earned Top 20 Finishes at National SAFECON 2013

June to July 2013 (PDF, 566 KB)

  • Preparation for Summer Flying Activities by Jay Hietpas, Assistant Director Aeronautics
  • Cassandra Isackson Name New Director of Minnesota Aeronautics
  • The Value of Aviation in Minnesota
  • Rain, Floods & Thunderstorms... The potential is there...
  • JK Flyers Restaurant at St.Cloud, Back in Business

April to May 2013 (PDF, 427 KB)

  • The Days Are Getting Longer
  • Put A Little Elbow Grease Into Invasive Species Prevention
  • Wipaire Receives New Approvals In Sri Lanka

February to March 2013 (PDF, 544 KB)

  • Minnesota Names New Transportation Commissioner
  • New Assistant Aeronautics Director Named
  • The Beauty in The Skies Sun Dogs, Halos, and Sun Columns
  • Keeping UP to Date Date
  • Black Ice - Nearly Invisible!

Featured Articles:

Published in the Minnesota Flyer

July 2013 Articles (PDF, 2.98 MB)

  • When the Angels and Birds Are Silent
  • Isackson meets with CAP leaders

June 2013 Technical Bulletin (PDF, 4.44 MB)

  • What Fixed Wing Pilots Should Know About Helicopters
  • MnDOT selects new Aeronautics Director
  • Working Hard for Public-From the Director's Desk Jay Hietpas
  • Being Safe at Non-Towered Airports

March 2013 Technical Bulletin (PDF, 5.31 MB)

  • Get the Word Out!
  • Seaplane Pilot's Perspective on Preventing Spread of Invasive Species
  • As the Days Get Longer

MnDOT Aeronautics Public Affairs Coordinator Dan McDowell - 651-234-7182 or dan.mcdowell@state.mn.us