Montana Department of Transportation

Bigge Crane Megaload Permit Issued

A permit has been issued for a megaload to travel from Idaho through Montana to Great Falls. The move, planned for seven stages, will travel at night to minimize travel disruptions to others along the route. MORE INFORMATION

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Aviation in Montana

Scheduled Events

August 15–17

Montana Fun Weekend Fly-In and Car Show

Cut Bank International Airport

  • Breakfast will be available on Saturday and Sunday mornings with various events and concessions Friday night and all day Saturday. Top three airplane awards of $100 each will be given on Saturday.

Updates can be found at www.cutbankairport.org or on Facebook at Cut Bank International Airport.


August 16

Russian Flat Work Session

9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Hosted by Central Montana Hanger

For further information contact at 406-366-1435.


August 22–24

Pilot Search Clinic

Lewistown, Montana

For further information contact , 406-444-9568.


August 30–31

Mountain Madness Air Show featuring the USAF Thunderbirds

Glacier Park International Airport (FCA)

For further information call 406-758-2800 or .


September 6

Columbus (Wolterman Memorial) Airport Fly In Breakfast

Columbus (Wolterman Memorial) Airport
8:00 a.m.
Columbus, MT

  • Airport Fly In Breakfast

For further information contact Hardin Graham: 406-780-0034, Alan Drain: 406-780-0171 or Mark O'Bryant: 406-696-6923.


September 6

Havre (KHVR) Air Fair Fly In Breakfast

Havre City-County Airport
Havre, MT

  • Air Fair fly-in breakfast, airplane rides for youth and sky bowling.

For more information, please contact , 406-265-2977.


September 6

Annual Polson Airport Fly-in Pancake Breakfast

Polson Airport
8:00 a.m.
Polson, Montana

  • View some fantastic aircraft from homebuilt, vintage, warbirds, floatplanes to general aviation aircraft, Model RC aircraft and Skydivers. Static demonstration aircraft of Lifeflight. Day activities conclude with the Soroptomists Wine Festival and Art Auction

For more information call 406-883-4036 or .


September 11-12

Montana Community Airport Association Conference

Hilton Garden Inn
Great Falls, Montana

For more information call Fred Leistiko at 406-270-4242 or visit www.mtcaa.org.


September 13

MPA 75th Anniversary & Seeley Lake 50th Anniversary Fly-in

Seeley Lake Airport
12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Seeley Lake, Montana

  • Montana Pilots Association, Montana Department of Transportation and the Seeley Lake Aviation Foundation will be providing food and beverages from noon to 3:00 p.m. (or until food runs out).

For further information call 406-444-2506.


September 20

Missoula GA Barbeque

Missoula International Airport
noon to 4:00 p.m.
Missoula, MT

  • Share a day of celebrating general aviation at the "MSO GA BBQ!" Chefs extraordinaire Cris Jensen and Brian Ellestad in their highly anticipated annual appearance. Fantastic restored cars and hotrods by the Garden City Rods and Customs car club, displays of MSO aircraft of special interest including those of the Museum of Mountain Flying. Pilots from around the State are invited to attend, park at Northstar Jet. Mark your calendar! Don’t miss this one!

For more information, please contact Gary Matson at 406-370-6584.


September 20

Wokal Field (Glasgow) Open House/Fly-In

Wokal Field/Glasgow International Airport
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m
Glasgow, Montana

  • Lunch and car displays.

For more information, please contact or 406-263-7010 or 406-228-2719.