After nearly 10 years, an idea becomes reality with a groundbreaking at Cheyenne Regional Airport. A  $17 million project will see a new passenger terminal, parking lot and an aircraft parking apron after about 18 months of construction.

“Although the existing terminal has served its purpose well, it has far surpassed its useful years and contains many deficiencies”. - Cheyenne Regional Airport

Two skydivers dropped in, while four others deferred to windy conditions.

Cliff Cox

After a some words from Governor Matt Mead and Mayor Marian Orr, the ceremonial turning of soil signaled that construction can now begin on the improvements to parking, terminal expansion, substandard infrastructure and the ability to expand the terminal and eventually, destinations.

Special thanks to Cliff Cox for use of these photos.