Temporary Runway Closure
CEZ will be required to close runway 21/03 for the replacement of the Precision Approach Path Indicators (PAPI) on the following dates:
25-26 August 2021
1-2 September 2021
Please plan accordingly- Airline passengers are responsible for checking in with Boutique Air for scheduling or rescheduling purposes.
Aviators are expected to check notices to airmen (NOTAMs)
Cortez Municipal Airport sits at 5,914 feet above sea level between Mesa Verde National Park and Ute Mountain and provides Commercial and General Aviation services seven days a week with limited operating hours.
Boutique Air currently provides commercial flights to Denver International Airport and Phoenix Sky-Harbor International Airport. To purchase airline tickets or book a rental car, contact them at 855-268-8478 or the terminal office in Cortez at 415-650-7215. For further information check out Boutique Air.
Residents have found success with competitive pricing options at Lonely Planet, Smart Fares, and Orbitz.
A full service Fixed Base Operator (FBO), Cortez Flying Service, can be reached at 970-565-3721. The FBO is located at midfield featuring Jet-A and 100LL fuels. For more information please go to Cortez Flying Service
The runway is a porous friction course surface 100 feet wide by 7,205 feet long; with pilot controlled medium intensity lighting. Unicom frequency is 122.80, monitored by the FBO during daylight hours. There are three wind socks, one at each end and at runway center; all three are lighted. A full length parallel taxiway with four runway connectors provides maximum pilot convenience. Aircraft needing fuel beyond the regular hours should make arrangements with the flying service before arrival.