The Brooks Airport is a part of the Alberta airport network with the airport serving the agricultural application, flight training and air charter needs in the area. Located 5.5 km NW of the City of Brooks, the airport offers a 2800 foot paved runway for air crafts to utilize.
The Bassano Airportlocated 3 km north of the Town of Bassano boasts a 2950 foot paved runway. Additionally 900 meters of all weather, radio activated lighting is available for flights. Land is available for those who desire to build hangers.
The Medicine Hat Airport provides regional transportation services in a cost effective manner. The airport, which is owned and operated by the City of Medicine Hat, has future plans of terminal expansion to better serve the needs of their passengers. The Medicine Hat airport provides numerous connecting flights to better suite the needs and demands of Medicine Hat and the surrounding area. Located approximately an hour from the Region of Newell, this provides extreme ease and access to a passenger airline for residents and businesses.
The Calgary International Airport (two hours west of the County) is a hub for WestJet Airlines and a regional hub for Air Canada (and other Star Alliance members). Twenty-eight passenger airlines have regular scheduled flights to and from the airport. It is also a major hub for 10 cargo airlines including DHL, FedEx, Purolator, and UPS. The airport primarily serves the Canadian prairie provinces (Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba) for connecting flights to British Columbia and Eastern Canada. It also has direct flights to 16 major American centres, 9 European airports, and 14 destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean.