Airport

About the Pioneer Village Field Airport

The Pioneer Village Field Airport is located on the north edge of the City of Minden and has a 3,900-foot lighted, concrete runway and a 2,175-foot turf runway. Facilities include:

  • A beacon
  • Free parking lots
  • Fuel pumps
  • Hangars
  • Maintenance facility
  • Tie downs

The elevation at the airport is 2,159 feet, the latitude is 40°30'89"N, and the longitude is 98°56'76"W.

Providing Reliable Air Transportation

The nearest point of scheduled air service is at the Kearney Municipal Airport, located 23 miles (25 minutes) north of Minden. Another regional air service provider is the Central Nebraska Regional Airport near Grand Island, 55 miles northeast (45 minutes). Minden residents also utilize Lincoln Airport, 133 miles away (two hours from Minden), and Eppley Airfield at Omaha, 190 miles away (three hours from Minden).

Passenger, air freight and air express services are provided. Nonstop air service is also available to: Denver, Colorado; Las Vegas, Nevada; Dallas/Ft Worth, Texas; and Mesa, Arizona.

Public ground transportation is available via rental cars, motel shuttles and taxi.