A great group of 1st graders from Rockford Lutheran Academy spent their morning touring RFD.
Great article in Aviation Pros featuring the AAR CORP. MRO at RFD!
Collaboration between private and government entities result in a purpose-built MRO facility in the central United States with a key benefit - an aviation maintenance technician school right next door.
We are excited to share that UPS will be moving 13 flights a week to RFD. The move will take place on July 16 and will create additional jobs at the Rockford facility. #flyrfd
The time is now to start thinking about your summer family vacation! Allegiant Air flights to Orlando are available from RFD with low fares. Don't wait to book your magical trip. Visit flyrfd.com today. #flyrfd
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RFD has a wide variety of aircraft that utilize our world class facility. From commercial to military to general aviation, to corporate aviation, RFD has it all! Here's just a sample from the last few days.
Last night's storms caused two aircraft to divert to RFD, including a Nippon Cargo 747-400F and an American Airlines 737-800. Photo Credit: David Parlee
Another week, another deal from Apple Vacations! Book your trip to Cancun, Punta Cana or Jamaica by April 6th to take advantage of the weekly deals. Visit FlyRFD.com for more details.
Parking lot and terminal is full of happy Spring Breakers. Thanks for choosing RFD!
Book your trip to Cancun, Punta Cana or Jamaica between today and March 30 to receive some great deals through Apple Vacations. Visit FlyRFD.com for more details.
The NCAA Final Four is April 1st in Phoenix. There is still time to book your flight on @Allegiant from @FlyRFD to @gatewayairport and make some memories. RFD flies to Phoenix every Monday, Friday and Saturday.
This is the first time Phoenix will host the Final Four®. What an honor! The upcoming 2017 championship weekend will be one of the biggest yet.
Check out the great prices and promotions with this week's Apple Weekly Deals! You must book between March 19 and March 23. Visit flyrfd.com today for more details.
Are you heading somewhere for spring break? Check out TSA's blog for some great travel tips.
It’s almost time to spring forward and people are already taking to the sky for their spring break destinations. Below are tips and l...
As we reported last month, both Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. and Airbus had their new aircraft that were undergoing certification testing, here at RFD for testing. Now today the new Embraer 190-2 test aircraft has arrived at RFD for testing.
The E190-E2 exchanges the General Electric CF34 engine of the original model for the Pratt & Whitney PW1900G, the last member in a string of geared-turbofan engines developed for five different airframers since 2007.
That single change driv...
If you are thinking of heading to Cancun, Punta Cana or Jamaica, book between March 12 and March 16 to take advantage of Apple Vacation's Weekly Deals. Don't delay! Visit flyrfd.com for more details!
March is Severe Weather Preparedness Month in Illinois. Be sure you and your family take time to review what to do in a severe weather threat. Here's some potentially life saving tips regarding tornado safety.
Need sun? Don't forget to check out the Apple Vacation’s Weekly Deals! Destinations include Cancun, Punta Cana and Jamaica. Book between March 5 and March 9! Visit flyrfd.com for more details!
2017 has brought a real increase in business and variety at RFD and proved our capabilities to handle anything that flys.
As we reported 10 days ago, Mitsubishi Aircraft had selected RFD and AAR-Rockford as a test site for their new MRJ, Regional Jet. Now Airbus has also selected RFD and AAR-Rockford for testing of their new A321NEO. The aircraft arrived at RFD yesterday on a flight from the Airbus headquarters in Toulouse, France. The aircraft will be conducting test flights in and out of RFD for the next week.
Take advantage of Apple Vacation’s Weekly Deals! Destinations include Cancun, Punta Cana and Jamaica. Book between February 26 and March 2! Visit flyrfd.com for more details!
We want to share a spectacular photo that one of our volunteer RFD Ambassadors Jack Knox, took this weekend of the vibrant sunset from the front of the terminal.