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TSA extends face mask requirement at airports and throughout the transportation network

May-3-2021

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is extending the face mask requirement for individuals across all transportation networks throughout the United States, including at airports, onboard commercial aircraft, on over-the-road buses, and on commuter bus and rail systems through September 13.

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AVELO AIRLINES USHERS IN NEW ERA OF CUSTOMER CHOICE AND EVERYDAY LOW FARES AT RDM

Apr-8-2021

Today’s debut of Avelo Airlines unlocked a new era of customer choice and everyday low fares — concluding two decades of choice-reducing industry consolidation.

Beginning May 13th, 2021, Avelo Airlines will schedule flights to and from Redmond Municipal Airport (RDM) on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays, arriving at 9:15 am and departing at 09:55 am

Customers can make reservations beginning today at 8 a.m. PDT at www.aveloair.com

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CDC Issues Updated Guidance on Travel for Fully Vaccinated People

Apr-5-2021

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its travel guidance for fully vaccinated people to reflect the latest evidence and science. Given recent studies evaluating the real-world effects of vaccination, CDC recommends that fully vaccinated people can travel at low risk to themselves. A person is considered fully vaccinated two weeks after receiving the last recommended dose of vaccine.

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Travel Tips, FAQ's and COVID Updates

Mar-17-2021
Reminder: Even with fewer travelers it is recommended that passengers arrive at the airport at least 2 hours prior to your scheduled departure time.
 
Each airline has its own operating hours. Currently, the airline check-in counters close 45 minutes prior to the scheduled flight departure time. No agents will be available to check baggage or print boarding passes after this time. Passengers need to allow enough time to complete the check-in and the TSA checkpoint procedures. All passengers must be at the boarding gate 15 minutes prior to departure or may be denied boarding
 
NOTE: The Airline Kiosks also close 45 minutes prior to their scheduled flight departure times, and no agents will be available to check baggage or print boarding passes after this time.
 
The Transportation Security Administration website can provide information on the security screening of passengers and baggage. Currently, TSA opens daily at 03:45 a.m.
 
For the latest flight tracking, go to the Flight Tracking page on the website.
 
You can also call your air carrier to check your flight status or go online to their website.
 
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Governor Kate Brown Provides Updates on COVID-19 in Oregon

Mar-12-2021

Governor Kate Brown held a press conference today to update Oregonians on the status of COVID-19 in Oregon. The Governor was joined by Patrick Allen, Oregon Health Authority (OHA) Director; Dr. Dean Sidelinger, State Epidemiologist; Dr. Renee Edwards, OHSU Chief Medical Officer; and Dr. Bill Messer, OHSU School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Infectious Diseases.

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Governor Kate Brown Announces Updates to County Risk Levels

Mar-9-2021

Governor Kate Brown today announced updates to county risk levels under the state's public health framework to reduce transmission and protect Oregonians from COVID-19. The framework uses four different risk levels for counties based on COVID-19 spread—Extreme Risk, High Risk, Moderate Risk, and Lower Risk—and assigns health and safety measures for each level.

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TSA PreCheck Temporary Enrollment Event Scheduled at RDM May 10-14th 2021

Mar-3-2021

 

 

TSA PreCheck Event May 10-14th 2021

PLEASE PRE-REGISTER ONLINE IN APRIL 2021 OR CALL THE CUSTOMER SERVICE LINE AT 844-321-2124

Visit www.identogo.com

 

TSA PreCheck Temporary Enrollment Center Events at RDM

For More Information contact IdentoGO Customer Service at (844) 321-2124 

Upcoming Redmond Municipal Airport TSA PreCheck Local Enrollment Event:


May 10-14th 2021 (AVAILABLE FOR REGISTRATION ONLINE APRIL 2021)

Time: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (closed noon to 1pm for lunch)

Location: Main Terminal between Dancing River Marketplace/Gift Shop and Airport West entrance

Redmond Municipal Airport passengers can enroll in the popular TSA PreCheck expedited screening program 

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Executive Order on Promoting COVID-19 Safety in Domestic and International Travel

Feb-2-2021

Effective Monday, February 1, 2021.

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) issued a Security Directive to airport operators, aircraft operators, and surface transportation providers. The Security Directives are intended to implement the CDC mask order in accordance with the Executive Order on Promoting COVID-19 Safety in Domestic and International Travel.

https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions/2021/01/21/executive-order-promoting-covid-19-safety-in-domestic-and-international-travel/

 

 

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RDM encouraging all airport passengers to do a 14-day in-home self-quarantine upon arrival in Central Oregon.

Nov-13-2020

With a surge in cases expected to intensify later this month, officials across the region are urging people to take steps to reduce the spread of contamination to alleviate pressures on our hospitals.  Consistent with this approach, the City of Redmond owned Redmond Municipal Airport (RDM) will immediately begin encouraging all airport passengers to do a 14-day in-home self-quarantine upon arrival in Central Oregon. 

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Federal Guidance to Fly Healthy

Nov-12-2020

The U.S. Departments of Transportation, Health and Human Services, Homeland Security and State have established a new web portal where airline passengers can obtain updated information on how to Fly Healthy .  The portal walks you through every step of the process: plan your travel; at the airport; aboard the aircraft; arrival at your destination, and returning home. 

Passengers making plans to return to air travel during the COVID-19 public health crisis are encouraged to visit the portal before heading to the airport. The experience as an airline passenger begins at home, planning and taking precautions to help everyone have a safe journey while preventing the spread of COVID-19.

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REAL ID deadline extended.

Oct-2-2020

Due to circumstances resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic and the national emergency declaration, the Department of Homeland Security is extending the REAL ID enforcement deadline by a year. The new deadline for REAL ID enforcement is October 1, 2021. 

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Governor Kate Brown Extends Face Coverings Requirement Statewide

Jun-30-2020

Governor Kate Brown announced Monday, June 29 that Oregonians statewide will be required to wear face coverings in indoor public spaces, beginning this Wednesday July 1. The guidance applies to businesses and members of the public visiting indoor public spaces. 

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