Welcome to Hector International Airport - Fargo, ND


The Municipal Airport Authority is a five member board that was established to oversee airport activities and implementation of the airport master plan, and has since invested time and money into improvements to provide a safe and efficient airport.

The Municipal Airport Authority normally meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month in the boardroom at the terminal building.

Questions? Please check FAQ for answers.
(please do not email for ticketing or flight information)

Meeting Agenda & MinutesBreakfast at home advertisement
See what is on the agenda for upcoming Municipal Airport Authority meetings and read through the minutes of what took place at previous meetings.

Proposals & Notices
See the latest public notices on upcoming projects for the Municipal Airport Authority.

Passenger Facility Charge Amendment - Updated May 28, 2015
Notice of amendment to the current passenger facility charge for the Municipal Airport Authority.

Airport Disadvantaged Businees Enterprise (DBE) Goal
Notice of the airport recipient overall FAA DBE goal methodology as stated in 49 CFR 26.45.

Foreign Trade Zone
Information on Fargo's Foreign Trade Zone.

Airport Master Plan
The current Master Plan for Hector International Airport was undertaken during calendar year 2000 and finalized in May 2002. In 2014, the Municipal Airport Authority commenced a Master Plan Update project with a completion date slated for 2015.

Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) Program- Updated August 26, 2015
The purpose of the ACDBE program is to increase the opportunities for minority and women-owned small businesses to operate as concessionaires in the nation’s airports. The ACDBE program is mandated by 49 U.S.C. 47107(e).

Terminal Expansion Plan
The purpose of the Terminal Expansion Study is to determine the most appropriate means of providing improvements to the terminal facility at Hector International Airport in order to meet the demand of anticipated growth in passenger traffic over the next twenty years.

Tarmac Delay Contingency Plan
The Municipal Airport Authority, the owner and operator of Hector International Airport (FAR), has prepared this Tarmac Delay Contingency Plan pursuant to 42301 of the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012. Questions regarding this plan can be directed to email@fargoairport.com. The Municipal Airport Authority has filled this plan with the United States Department of Transportation because it is a commercial service airport.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Complaints that an airport service or activity is not accessible to persons with disabilities should be directed to Shawn A. Dobberstein, AAE, Executive Director and Municipal Airport Authority ADA coordinator at 701-241-1501 or email@fargoairport.com. The Municipal Airport Authority of the City of Fargo, North Dakota works in conjunction with the City of Fargo to address any concerns or complaints received.

Advertising Campaigns
See the latest advertising campaigns launched by the Municipal Airport Authority. Go back in time and look at some of the old advertising campaigns used by hector International Airport.

Airport Information

Please check FAQ for answers to common questions


Emails will be answered only during normal business hours
 - Please do not email for ticketing, baggage or flight information -

Chair - Ken Pawluk
Vice-Chair - Gen. Alex P. Macdonald (Ret.)
Stephen Blazek
Dr. Virginia Clark
Don Kilander

Executive Director - Shawn Dobberstein
Assistant Director - Darren Anderson
Administrative Assistant - Joan Stading
Operations Supervisor (Airside) - Henry Swedberg
Operations Supervisor (Landside) - Dan Bullis
Airport Fire ChiefDavid Bush

Airport Operations SpecialistJordan Dahl

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