The primary purpose of the Aeronautics Division is to lead and manage a statewide transportation system of airports, aircraft, and air routes. The Division of Aeronautics promotes the quality of life framework established by the UVision for good health, better mobility, a strong economy, and connected communities. We accomplish this through six core functions:
- Airport System Planning
- Aviation Rule Making
- Airport Project Funding
- Aircraft Registration
- Aviation Promotion
- Aviation Safety
Featured Services and Opportunities
The State of Utah’s motto is “Life Elevated.” At the Division of Aeronautics we “Elevate Life” for Utah residents by creating an aviation system that connects communities in every corner of the state.
- Integrate Aviation into the Transportation System
- Enhance Community Economy
- Lead Utah into the Future of Aerial Transportation
Points of Contact
Jared Esselman, A.A.E.
Economic Development System Planner
Craig Ide, P.E.
NPIAS Asset Manager
Advanced Air Mobility / Non NPIAS Asset Manager
Workforce Development, Emergency Response, and Communications Manager