Pocatello Regional adds third Sunday flight for travelers

POCATELLO — The Pocatello Regional Airport will be offering a third flight option for Sunday travelers beginning October 1.

The City of Pocatello says SkyWest Airlines recently added a third daily flight to the Sunday schedule. The new flight from Salt Lake City arrives at 2:55 p.m. and leaves for Salt Lake City at 3:30 p.m.“This is great news for travelers from Pocatello,” said David Allen, Pocatello Regional Airport Manager. “Our Sunday flights have historically been full and we have been working with SkyWest for a while to increase capacity.  This new flight provides more seats each Sunday and another connecting option to and from Salt Lake City.”

“This is great news for travelers from Pocatello,” said David Allen, Pocatello Regional Airport Manager. “Our Sunday flights have historically been full and we have been working with SkyWest for a while to increase capacity.  This new flight provides more seats each Sunday and another connecting option to and from Salt Lake City.”

The departure times on Sundays will be: 7:00 a.m., 3:30 p.m., and 6:30 p.m.  Arrival times are 2:55 p.m., 6:06 p.m., and 11:05 p.m. The airport currently offers three daily flights on weekdays and two on Saturday.

New security equipment and procedures will also be changing at the airport. Officials say any electronic device larger than a cell phone must be screened separately from the bag and should be placed in a separate bin.

More on the Pocatello Regional Airport is available at iflypocatello.com or by liking the airport’s Facebook page at facebook.com/PocatelloRegionalAirport.