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Airport Art: Dawnee LeBeau

Dawnee LeBeau art
Dawnee LeBeau, a member of the Oóhenuŋpa Itázipčo Tetoŋwaŋ bands of the Lakota Nation was selected to lead a youth art mentorship program.

2021 Passenger Numbers

Rapid City Regional Airport passenger
2021 Rapid City Regional Airport passenger numbers. Passengers flying through Airport up 84.7% in 2021. Airline flights operated also increased by 48.5%.

Siouxper Boy

Siouxper Boy
Rapid City Regional Airport’s “Siouxper Boy” brass sculpture depicts a young boy atop a globe, with a toy airplane in one hand and a Native American bustle in the other.

Aviation History Display Dedication

The exhibit is dedicated to Black Hills aviation legends Norma and Vern Kraemer. The Kraemers donated the vintage tri-wing airplane that now hangs from the ceiling of the Rapid City Airport terminal.