Great Lakes Aviation considers leaving Farmington airport

Courtesy of Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON, N.M. (KRQE) –  A New Mexico airport is at risk of losing its main flight provider.

The Farmington Daily Times reports that Great Lakes Aviation is considering ending its flights in and out of the Four Corners Regional Airport.

The airline is the only commercial air provider at the airport.

The mayor’s office says the airline is losing money flying out of Farmington because of regulations, leaving them to sell only nine seats on the 19 seat plane.

While the city is in discussion with Great Lakes, they are looking at other options. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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