A View of Bighorn Airways
Bighorn Airways is located in Sheridan, Wyoming at the base of the Bighorn Mountains. The company was founded in 1947 with three airplanes performing aerial spray operations for local ranchers. Today, Bighorn Airways has grown into Wyoming’s largest and most complete aviation service provider. We provide a variety of aviation services including on-demand aircraft and helicopter charter, aerial spraying, fuel service, maintenance, avionics service, and contract services.
Bighorn Airways has a fleet of aircraft includes CASA and Dornier special mission aircraft, Cessna Conquest turboprop aircraft for passenger charters, Air Tractors for aerial applications and a Bell Jet Ranger helicopter. We operate these aircraft under our FAA Air Carrier certificate – BIGA467C. We also have our own maintenance repair station with many highly skilled maintenance technicians and support staff. Our aircraft are maintained under our FAA Repair Station certificate – BIGR467C.
Bighorn Airways is active in government contracting across the U.S. and Alaska which includes supporting the BLM and Forest Service in firefighting missions and also providing air transport services for the Veterans Administration. Additionally, we are a Department of Defense CARB approved air carrier. This certification is very stringent and approval is based on our excellent operating standards and history.