Bozeman Yellowstone Airport announces new flights to the south


BOZEMAN, Mont. - The following is a press release from the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport:

Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) today announced that United Airlines will offer new, non-stop seasonal summer flights to George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) in Houston, Texas. These new non-stop flights provide easy passenger access to/from the greater Houston metropolitan area with convenient connections at United's IAH hub to other destinations in the airline's global route network.

SkyWest Airlines will operate these flights as United Express using Bombardier CRJ-700 regional jet aircraft with 66 seats; six in United First and 60 in United Economy, including, 36 Economy Plus extra-legroom seats. Flights will operate twice-weekly on Saturdays and Sundays from June 28, 2014 through August 17, 2014. These flights will depart IAH at 10:10 a.m. and arrive BZN at 12.38 p.m., depart BZN at 1:15 p.m. and arrive IAH at 5:36 p.m. The new flights will be available for sale on February 1, 2014.

Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport serves as a year-round gateway to Yellowstone National Park. BZN also serves the recreation areas of Big Sky Resort, Moonlight Basin and the Bridger Bowl Ski Area as well as the business centers of Bozeman, Belgrade and Livingston and higher education at Montana State University.