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SkyWest will take over as main air carrier Dec. 15

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SkyWest Airlines will officially take over as Brainerd’s main air carrier Dec. 15 — but the change may go unnoticed by most air travelers.


Rick Adair, interim airport manager for Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport, told the airport commission Thursday the replacement for Delta Airlines will provide Essential Air Service effective Dec. 15.

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Mike O'Rourke
Mike O'Rourke began his career at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1978 as a general assignment reporter. He was named city editor in 1981 and associate editor in 1999. He covers politics and writes features and editorials.
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