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Mankato Regional Airport Sohler Field. John Enter Eric Criswell. History. 1910-1920s aviation slowly developed in southern Minnesota Early aviators used cow pastures for runways 1927 Lawrence Joseph Sohler advocated for investment in Airport. History.

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Mankato Regional AirportSohler Field

John Enter

Eric Criswell


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History

  • 1910-1920s aviation slowly developed in southern Minnesota

  • Early aviators used cow pastures for runways

  • 1927 Lawrence Joseph Sohler advocated for investment in Airport


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History

  • Charles Lindbergh occasionally flew into Mankato as airmail pilot

  • 1920s Air mail was utilized to connect southern Minnesota with the Twin Cities


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  • Has hosted air shows including

    • Navy Blue Angels

    • Air force Thunderbirds

    • Canadian Snowbirds


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Airport influence on Mankato navigation systems were added

  • More than 100 different companies travel to Mankato via airplanes

  • More than 1000 FAA Pilot licenses have been issued to local Mankato pilots

  • Over 85 people depend on the Mankato Regional airport for jobs


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  • Over 50 aircraft base at the Mankato airport


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  • Airport is 920 acres navigation systems were added

  • 2 runways

    • (15/33 – 5,400’x100’) – (4/22 – 4,000’x75’)


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Present day navigation systems were added


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Present day navigation systems were added


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  • Over 300 students in MSU aviation program

  • MSU Students are largest contributors to the economy of the airport


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MSU Influence navigation systems were added

  • Over 10 aircraft are based at the Mankato airport for student use


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MSU Influence navigation systems were added

  • MSU Houses 4 Instrument training simulators at the airport


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  • The Mankato Regional Airport plays a vital role in the city of Mankato

  • It influences the economic well-being of our businesses

  • Enables many MSU students to train for future careers in aviation

  • Connects people of Mankato to the Midwest and beyond


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“Flying tour” of Mankato navigation systems were added


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“Flying tour” of Mankato navigation systems were added


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“Flying tour” of Mankato navigation systems were added


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Questions? navigation systems were added


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