7629 Lakeside Rd. NE

Fridley, MN 55432

 

(ANE)

Airport News

 

This Page is dedicated to past news stories related to individuals, businesses and activities at the Blaine airport.  Follow the links to view the stories.

 

If you know of a news story related to the airport, please contact us by EMAIL and send us the link for posting on this page.

 

Press Releases:

 

October 2015

10/15/15  -  MN Flyer - BAPG Group "Part 1"

 

10/15/15  -  MN Flyer - BAPG Group "Part 2"

 

 

August 2015

8/28/15  -  AOPA Live - AOPA Minneapolis Flyin

 

 

July 2015

7/31/15  -  CTN News - Safety Improvements Planned for ANE

 

7/13/15  -  WCCO TV -  World War II Navy Vet Gets Ride...

 

7/9/15  -  CTN News - More then 3,000 bikes Roll into Airport

 

 

June 2015

6/17/15  -  ABC Newspapers - MAC gets federal money...

 

6/10/15  -  CTN News - Vets sharing passion of flying...

 

6/4/15  -  ABC Newspapers - Discovering Aviation...

 

 

2014

 

December 2014

12/15/14  -  Anoka-Hen. Schools - University Elementary...

 

12/15/14  -  MN Flyer Magazine - BAPG STEM Outreach

 

 

October 2014

11/18/14  -  CTN News - Remaining WWII Glider Pilots...

 

 

October 2014

10/4/14  -  KARE 11 - World War II Glider Pilots reunite...

 

10/4/14  -  WCCO TV - WWII Veteran Glider Pilot reunion

 

10/4/14  -  WCCO TV - WWII Glider Pilots Reunite...

 

 

September 2014

9/23/14  -  Star Tribune - Blaine Airport Explores New...

 

 

August 2014

Midwest Flyer Magazine  -  Discover Aviation Days...

 

 

July 2014

7/15/14  -  MN Flyer - BAPG Serves Duo Purpose

 

 

June 2014

6/9/14  -  CTN News - Big Turnout for Discover Aviation...

 

 

March 2014

3/22/14  -  KSTP TV - Vintage Aircraft Collection on...

 

 

January 2014

1/24/14  -  ABC Newspapers - Federal spending bill...

 

 

2013

August 2013

8/26/13  -  ABC Newspapers - Jim Deal reappointed...

 

8/23/13  -  ABC Newspapers - Open house at airport...

 

 

July 2013

7/25/13  -  ABC Newspapers - WWII History comes to life...

 

7/18/13  -  WCCO TV - Airplanes from WWII Featured...

 

 

June 2013

6/3/13  -  ABC Newspapers - Airport hosts Discover Aviation...

 

 

May 2013

5/6/13  -  NMTV Channel 15 - Taking Care of Business

 

 

April 2013

4/3/13  -  KSTP TV - Tower to Close in May...

 

 

March 2013

3/29/13  -  KSTP TV - Airport suing FAA Over Planned...

 

3/19/13  -  KSTP - FAA Spending Cuts Could Cause...

 

3/23/13  -  KARE TV - FAA to close 2 MN air traffic towers

 

3/23/13  -  KMSP TV - FAA Closer

 

3/22/13  -  KSTP TV - Cuts to close Control Towers...

 

3/22/13  -  WCCO News - FAA to close two towers...

 

3/19/13  -  KSTP TV - Spending cuts could close towers...

 

 

 

2012

November 2012

11/30/12  -  MinnPost - What would stop Blaine airport...

 

 

September 2012

9/5/12  -  WCCO TV - 1 Year after Tragedy, Team Prepares...

 

 

August 2012

8/25/12  -  Star Tribune - Linda Dowdy shared her passion...

 

8/19/12  -  ABC Newspapers - Linda Dowdy, 72

 

 

July 2012

7/26/12  -  ABC Newspapers - Big WWII Bombers get...

 

7/20/12  -  Star Tribune - Sky's the limit for 1954 flying car

 

7/19/12  -  ABC Newspapers  -  WWII Bombers Return...

 

 

June 2012

6/15/12  -  Air & Space Smithsonian - Flying an 80-Year-Old Plane

 

6/4/12  -  ABC Newspaper - Blaine's Discover Aviation Days...

 

6/1/12  -  WCCO TV - Traveling Vietnam Wall visits Blaine

 

 

May 2012

5/31/12  -  WCCO TV - Traveling Vietnam Wall Visits Blaine

 

5/31/12  -  ABC Newspaper - Blaine aviation event has new...

 

5/30/12  -  ABC Newspaper - Discover Aviation Days...

 

 

March 2012

3/28/12  -  Star Tribune -  Keeping alive the "Golden Age..."

 

3/21/12 - ABC Newspaper - Blaine, MAC reach agreement...

 

 

February 2012

2/29/12  -  ABC Newspapers - Museum owner preserves...

 

2/25/12  -  KARE News - Teen's love for aviation lives on...

 

 

January 2012

1/25/12  -  ABC Newspaper - Blaine athletic fields leasing...

 

1/17/12  -  KSTP News - Another Person Pleads Guilty...

 

1/4/12  -  ABC Newspaper - Blaine sports field lease takes...

 

 

 

2011

December 2011

12/23/11  -  ABC Newspaper - Airplane incident sends...

 

12/22/11  -  Quad Community Press - Colorado man tried...

 

12/21/11  -  KSTP News - Marijuana Packed into hockey bags...

 

 

November 2011

11/8/11  -  WCCO TV - Minnesota's Small Airports at Risk

 

 

October 2011

10/9/11  -  Star Tribune - John Ysker Obituary

 

 

September 2011

9/28/11  -  ABC Newspapers - Sawbones crew, fans see...

 

9/23/23  -  MAC Newsletter  -  Airport celebrates picnic...

 

9/20/11  -  KSTP TV - Local plane competes in Reno Air Races

 

9/20/11  -  WCCO TV - Sawbones Pit Crew Recalls Fatal Crash

 

9/20/11  -  FOX 9 TV - Sawbones Team Remembers...

 

9/15/11   -  ABC Newspapers  -  Blaine base plane fly fast...

 

9/10/11  -  KSTP TV  -  Small Planes See Security Upgrade...

 

9/7/11  -  WCCO TV - Local Plane Competing in Reno Air...

 

9/2/11  -  ABC Newspapers - University Ave. specialty school...

 

9/1/11  -  ABC Newspapers - Mysterious objects found...

 

 

August 2011

8/4/11  -  ABC Newspapers - B-25H at Blaine Airport...

 

8/2/11  -  KSTP News - Historic Aircraft Flights Raise...

 

 

July 2011

7/29/11  -  ABC Newspapers - Historic Warbirds visit ANE...

 

7/28/11  -  ABC Newspapers - Blaine-based film shoot...

 

7/22/11  -  ABC Newspapers - Discover U Students Learn...

 

7/17/11  -  ABC Newspapers YouTube Video / B-17G Visits...

 

7/16/11  -  ABC Newspapers - Historic Bomber returns...

 

7/8/11  -  KSTP TV - Metro Area Airport Encounters...

 

7/2/11  -  Star Tribune - Decades after WWII Bombing...

 

 

June 2011

6/21/11  -  ABC Newspapers - D.A.D. announces date change

 

6/8/11  -  CAP VOLUNTEER Now - Moving People, Planes...

 

 

May 2011

5/25/11  -  ABC Newspapers - B.A.D. activities forced indoors

 

5/23/11  -  ABC Newspapers - B.A.D. patron's escape storm

 

5/22/11  -  KARE 11 TV - Tornado touchdowns reported...

 

5/11/11  -  ABC Newspapers - B.A.D. flies new flight plan

 

 

April 2011

4/6/11  -  Blaine Banner - Airport Volunteer Organization

 

 

January 2011

1/12/11  -  Star Tribune - K-5 School will focus on Aviation

 

 

 

2010

November 2010

11/27/10  -  ABC Newspapers - Airport operations higher...

 

 

October 2010

10/31/10  -  KARE 11 TV - Emmer supporters turn out...

 

10/28/10  -  KSTP News - Republicans to Rally with Tom...

 

 

September 2010

9/27/10  -  ABC Newspapers YouTube / Flying with a Hero

 

 

July 2010

7/10/10  -  ABC Newspapers - Jeff Loeffler dies in crash...

 

 

June 2010

6/25/10  -  KSTP News - Blaine Airport is host to new jet

 

 

May 2010

5/25/10  -  KARE 11 TV - White Bear Lake student dies...

 

5/24/10  -  KSTP News - Parents want Answers on Teen's...

 

5/19/10  -  ABC Newspapers - Blaine Aviation Weekend...

 

 

April 2010

4/22/10  -  ABC Newspapers - "Plane Picnic" at Blaine Airport

 

 

 

2009

October 2009

10/20/09  -  WCCO TV - New Event Center at Blaine Airport

 

10/6/09  -  Star Tribune - A plane crash, then daring rescue

 

 

August 2009

8/18/09  -  Star Tribune - Minnesota's oldest airplane...

 

8/12/09  -  Star Tribune - "Public Enemies" starring plane...

 

 

June 2009

6/30/09  -  Star Tribune - Clipped wings for A.W.A.M.

 

6/23/09  -  Star Tribune - MAC leader plots a course

 

6/5/09  -  City of Mounds View - Blaine Airport Update

 

 

 

2008

September 2008

8/20/08  -  Star Tribune - 10,000 welcome McCain-Palin

 

8/19/08  -  KARE News - McCain & Palin return to the metro...

 

8/14/08  -  Star Tribune - McCain and Palin to campaign here

 

 

April 2008

4/15/08  -  Star Tribune - Revamped Blaine airport will welcome...

 

4/10/08  -  Star Tribune - Jet set at Masters is hearing hard...

 

 

February 2008

2/20/08  -  Star Tribune - Not an early bird, but she's flying...

 

 

 

2007

October 2007

10/22/07  -  Star Tribune - Anoka-Blaine airport renovation...

 

 

May 2007

5/3/07  -  KARE 11 News - Aerial crews wait, as fire danger...

 

 

 

2005

May 2005

5/1/2005  -  Air & Space Magazine - The People and Planes...