On one year anniversary, Denver Air Connection posts strongest numbers yet in Watertown

July 1, 2022
Mike Tanner


WATERTOWN, S.D.–Exactly one year to the day that it began serving Watertown, Denver Air Connection has turned in its strongest passenger numbers in the city to date.


Denver Air saw 1,663 passengers fly out of Watertown Regional Airport in June.


Airport officials say there were 985 passengers who flew to Denver last month, and 678 to Chicago.


For the first six months of the year, Denver Air has flown 7,767 passengers out of Watertown, or an average of 1,295 passengers per month.


Denver Air, which provides non-stop jet service to Denver International Airport and Chicago O’Hare, became Watertown’s sole air provider in early January after SkyWest airlines pulled out of the market.


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Denver Air passenger boardings by month at ATY (Watertown Regional Airport):


January: 968


February: 913


March: 1,438


April: 1,292


May: 1,493


June: 1,663