Airport Fire Department

Airport Operations/ Aircraft Rescue Firefighting (ARFF)

The Montrose Airport Fire Department provides Level B Services.

Airport Operations provides a wide range of services to the airfield and flying public in the areas of:

  • airfield safety and maintenance 
  • terminal and airport security
  • aircraft rescue response

Montrose Regional Airport provides FAR Index B rescue capabilities through the Operations Department with a combination of firefighting equipment, extinguishing agents and personnel readiness.

The Operations Department answers general airport inquiries from aviation stakeholders daily from 5:30am until one-hour after the last flight (970-249-7953).