The Bemidji Regional Airport, established in 1931, has seen a number of upgrades in recent years and more are coming this year. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Enthusiasm for air travel predated airport
The Bemidji airport, established in 1931, was the culmination of the community's enthusiasm for air transportation.
The airport was established then by the Bemidji Civic and Commerce Association with land purchased from the O.K. Titus estate, according to the "Chronological History of Bemidji" by Erwin F. Mittelholtz at the Bemidji History Center.
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