97 Minnesota airports receive federal bailout cash, here's how much they got

MSP Airport got the largest amount, unsurprisingly.
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Almost 100 airports in Minnesota are getting a slice of the $50 billion in federal bailout money designed to support the nation's airline industry during the coronavirus crisis.

The Federal Aviation Administration announced the awards, part of the wider CARES Act, on Tuesday, with Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport getting the largest chunk of cash with $125 million.

The airport's operator, the Metropolitan Airports Commission, said on Monday that while the funding was welcome, it would only provide short-term relief and that the long-term funding picture remains uncertain.

The second largest award has gone to Brainerd Lakes Regional, getting just under $18 million, while Duluth International and Rochester International are getting $5.2 million and $2.5 million, respectively.

Also on Tuesday, Minnesota-based airline Sun Country applied for an exemption so it only has to operate 4 flights in order to qualify for federal bailout money, with the MSP routes to Phoenix, Orlando, Fort Myers, and Las Vegas the ones it wants to keep, per Thrifty Traveler.

Here are the full awards for Minnesota airports announced by the FAA on Tuesday:

Aitkin Municipal-Steve Kurtz Field AIT – $20,000

Albert Lea Municipal AEL – $30,000

Alexandria Chandler Field AXN – $30,000

Austin Municipal AUM – $30,000

Baudette International BDE – $20,000

Bemidji Regional BJI – $1,123,770

Benson Municipal BBB – $30,000

Anoka County-Blaine (Janes Field) ANE – $157,000

Blue Earth Municipal SBU – $30,000

Brainerd Lakes Regional BRD – $17,955,696

Buffalo Municipal CFE – $30,000

Caledonia Houston County CHU – $20,000

Cambridge Municipal CBG – $30,000

Canby Myers Field CNB – $30,000

Cloquet Carlton County COQ – $30,000

Cook Municipal CQM – $30,000

Crookston Municipal Kirkwood Field CKN – $30,000

Detroit Lakes-Wething Field DTL – $30,000

Dodge Center TOB – $30,000

Duluth International DLH – $5,246,844

Duluth Sky Harbor DYT – $30,000

Elbow Lake Municipal - Pride of the Prairie Y63 – $30,000

Ely Municipal ELO – $30,000

Eveleth-Virginia Municipal EVM – $30,000

Fairmont Municipal FRM – $30,000

Faribault Municipal-Liz Wall Strohfus Field FBL – $30,000

Fergus Falls Municipal-Einar Mickelson Field FFM – $30,000

Fosston Municipal-Anderson Field FSE – $20,000

Glencoe Municipal GYL – $30,000 MN

Glenwood Municipal GHW – $20,000 

Grand Marais/Cook County CKC – $30,000

Grand Rapids/Itasca County Airport-Gordon N GPZ – $69,000

Hallock Municipal HCO – $30,000 

Hawley Municipal 04Y – $30,000

Hector Municipal 1D6 – $30,000

Hibbing Range Regional HIB – $1,070,404

Hutchinson Municipal-Butler Field HCD – $30,000

Falls International-Einarson Field INL – $1,070,873 

Jackson Municipal MJQ – $30,000

Lake Elmo 21D – $69,000

Lakeville Airlake LVN – $69,000 MN

Le Sueur Municipal 12Y – $20,000

Litchfield Municipal LJF – $30,000

Little Falls/Morrison County-Lindbergh Field LXL – $30,000 4/14/2020

Long Prairie Todd Field 14Y – $20,000 

Longville Municipal XVG – $30,000

Luverne Quentin Aanenson Field LYV – $30,000

Lac qui Parle County DXX – $20,000

Mahnomen County 3N8 – $30,000

Mankato Regional MKT – $69,000

Southwest Minnesota Regional Marshall/Ryan MML – $69,000

Crystal MIC – $69,000

Flying Cloud Eden Prairie FCM – $157,000

Minneapolis-St Paul International MSP – $125,174,962

Montevideo-Chippewa County MVE – $20,000

Moorhead Municipal JKJ – $30,000

Moose Lake Carlton County MZH – $30,000

Mora Municipal JMR – $30,000

Morris Municipal - Charlie Schmidt Field MOX – $30,000

New Ulm Municipal ULM – $30,000

Orr Regional ORB – $20,000

 Ortonville Municipal-Martinson Field VVV – $1,000

Owatonna Degner Regional OWA – $30,000

Park Rapids Municipal-Konshok Field PKD – $30,000

Paynesville Municipal PEX – $30,000

Pine River Regional PWC – $30,000

Pipestone Municipal PQN – $30,000

Preston Fillmore County FKA – $30,000 

Princeton Municipal PNM – $30,000

Red Wing Regional RGK – $69,000

Redwood Falls Municipal RWF – $30,000

Rochester International RST – $2,479,991 

Roseau Municipal/Rudy Billberg Field ROX – $30,000

Rush City Regional ROS – $30,000

Rushford Municipal-Robert W Bunke Field 55Y – $20,000

Sauk Centre Municipal D39 – $30,000

Silver Bay Municipal BFW – $20,000

South St Paul Municipal-Richard E Fleming F SGS – $69,000

Springfield Municipal D42 – $1,000

St. Cloud Regional STC – $1,092,430

St James Municipal JYG – $20,000

St Paul Downtown Holman Field STP – $157,000 

Staples Municipal SAZ – $30,000

Thief River Falls Regional TVF – $30,000

Tower Municipal 12D – $20,000

Tracy Municipal TKC – $20,000

Two Harbors Richard B Helgeson TWM – $30,000

Wadena Municipal ADC – $20,000

Walker Municipal Y49 – $30,000

Warroad International Memorial RRT – $30,000

Waseca Municipal ACQ – $30,000

Wheaton Municipal ETH – $20,000

Willmar Municipal-John L Rice Field BDH – $69,000

Windom Municipal MWM – $30,000

Winona Municipal-Max Conrad Field ONA – $30,000

Winsted Municipal 10D – $20,000

Worthington Municipal OTG – $30,000

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