County Approves Airport Hangar Lease To New Business

Johnson County's Commissioners.

A new business has leased the “White Hangar” at the Johnson County Airport.

The business, Bighorn Flightseeing, owned by pilot Joe Casey, put in the request to the Johnson County Commissioners for approval at their last regular meeting.

The commissioners discussed the agreement, in which they will charge $150 a month for the lease, with a $150 deposit for the building, then approved the month-to-month lease unanimously.

Bighorn Flightseeing, according to their Facebook page, offers air tours of Buffalo, the Bighorn Mountains, Lake DeSmet and the surrounding area within a 25-mile radius of the airport in Buffalo.