First Boise Flight a ‘Big Win’
August 20, 2021
This story by Anthony Kuipers was published in the Moscow-Pullman Daily News on Aug. 19.
After the silver, black and gold Vandal airplane destined for Boise rolled up to the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport terminal Wednesday morning, University of Idaho President Scott Green called the inaugural flight a “big win for the Palouse.” The airport welcomed Green and other local leaders to celebrate the first Alaska Airlines departure to the Treasure Valley. Read more.
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The University of Idaho, home of the Vandals, is Idaho’s land-grant, national research university. From its residential campus in Moscow, U of I serves the state of Idaho through educational centers in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Idaho Falls, nine research and Extension centers, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. Home to nearly 11,000 students statewide, U of I is a leader in student-centered learning and excels at interdisciplinary research, service to businesses and communities, and in advancing diversity, citizenship and global outreach. U of I competes in the Big Sky and Western Athletic conferences. Learn more at uidaho.edu