Sponsored by Energy Trust

Eugene Airport has record year

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Wednesday, January 18, 2012

The Eugene Airport experienced a record year of passengers as more people decided to fly rather than drive to Portland.

 

While traffic to the Rose Bowl at the end of the year, and to and from the Bowl Championship Series at the start of it, certainly helped boost traffic, the airport would have set a record even without football, airport Director Tim Doll said.
Business and leisure travel have increased as the economy has started to improve, he said. And more people in the airport’s market area — which stretches from Salem to Roseburg, the Cascades to the coast — have started to fly out of Eugene instead of driving up to Portland, Doll said.
Fifty-eight percent of area travelers flew out of Eugene last year, compared with 52 percent two years ago, he said.

Read more at The Register-Guard.

{biztweet}eugene airport{/biztweet}

 

 

More Articles

Corner Office: Pam Edstrom

January-Powerbook 2015
Saturday, December 13, 2014

Seven tidbits of information from an agency partner and co-founder of Waggener Edstrom in Lake Oswego.


Read more...

Water World

November/December 2014
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
BY KIM MOORE

Fred Ziari aims to feed the global population.


Read more...

The 100 Best Companies survey is open

News
Friday, October 24, 2014

100-best-logo-2015 500pxw-1How does your workplace stack up against competitors? How can you improve workplace practices to help recruit and retain employees? Find out by taking our 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon survey!


Read more...

Two Sides of the Coin

Contributed Blogs
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
22 twosidesBY JASON NORRIS

Historically, when the leaves fall, so do the markets. This year, earnings, Europe, energy and Ebola have in common? Beyond alliteration, they are four factors that the investors are pointing to for this year’s seasonal volatility.


Read more...

Election Season

November/December 2014
Wednesday, October 22, 2014

We didn’t intend this issue to have an election season theme. But politics has a way of seeping into the cracks and fissures.


Read more...

Growing a mobility cluster

News
Friday, October 31, 2014
0414 bikes bd2f6052BY LINDA BAKER | OB EDITOR

Why are there so few transportation startups in Portland?  The city’s leadership in bike, transit and pedestrian transportation has been well-documented.  But that was then — when government and nonprofits paved the way for a new, less auto centric way of life.


Read more...

Corner Office: Timothy Mitchell

January-Powerbook 2015
Saturday, December 13, 2014

A look-in on the life of Norris & Stevens' president.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS