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Posted on: May 17, 2019

10 years, 10 chances to win: celebrate jet service at Manhattan Regional Airport

NEWS RELEASE              For immediate releaseMedia Contact: Jesse R. RomoAirport Director(785) 587-4597 • romo@cityofmhk.com 

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Pet Away Stress

NEWS RELEASE              For immediate releaseMedia Contact: Jesse R. RomoAirport Director(785) 587-4597 • romo@cityofmhk.com 

Pet Away Stress(Manhattan, Kan., May 20, 2019) ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

Record number of people fly MHK in 2018

photo of plane taking off from Manhattan Regional Airport

(MANHATTAN, KS - January 10, 2019) Officials at Manhattan Regional Airport have tallied the numbers and the results are clear, more people are flying MHK than ever before.  A record number of enplanements, the number of people getting on board an...

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Posted on: July 1, 2018

American Airlines reinstates larger aircraft and adds a new seasonal flight to Chicago

American Airlines has reinstated larger regional jets to Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) after a seasonal break as a part of Manhattan’s commercial airline service to DFW and Chicago O’Hare (ORD) airports. The Bombardier CRJ-700 (CR7) offers f...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

MHK Airport Director Earns Professional Accreditation

Jesse R. Romo, A.A.E., Airport Director, Manhattan Regional Airport, Manhattan, KS, has been awarded the distinction of Accredited Airport Executive (A.A.E.) by the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE).To qualify for his distinction, Jesse ha...

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Posted on: March 26, 2015

KDOT Aviation Lead Named City Airport Director

Jesse Romo has been named Airport Director for the City of Manhattan effective April 27, 2015. City Manager Ron R. Fehr announced the appointment today.

Romo will be responsible for the daily management and for the safe and efficient operations of Manh...Read on...

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Posted on: March 18, 2013

Root for the 'Cats in Manhattan

Manhattan is located in Pottawatomie and Riley counties at the junction of the Big Blue and Kansas rivers. The city is the county seat of Riley County with a population of 51,707, making it the eighth-largest city in Kansas.

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Posted on: March 18, 2013

Travel the "Road to Oz" in Wamego

Wamego is located on the Kansas River, and is surrounded by the scenic Flint Hills and the glaciated region of Kansas. Native Americans used the Kansas River for transportation long before whites entered the area, and the entire Kansas River Valley was ho...Read on...

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Posted on: March 18, 2013

Visit Historic Fort Riley

Fort Riley is a United States Army installation located on the Kansas River, between Junction City and Manhattan. The Fort Riley Military Reservation covers 100,656 acres in Geary and Riley and has a daytime population of nearly 25,000.

The fort was es...Read on...

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