The Grant County Regional Airport (GCRA), and also known as Ogilvie Field, is a county-owned, public use airport located in Grant County, Oregon.

The Grant County Regional Airport is currently seeking a summer intern.  For more information, including how to apply please download Summer Intern Information (PDF)

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Helibase & Training Center

The GCRA is also the helibase and training center for the United States Forest Service (USFS) Malheur Forest’s rappeller firefighters. It is staffed year around with peak operations generally occurring from May through October.


The Grant County Regional Airport includes:

  • 2 Courtesy cars
  • 3 Offices available for rent
  • Conference rooms available for rent (large and small)
  • Full kitchen
  • Large lobby open to the public
  • Observation Deck with elevator access
  • Pilot’s Lounge (with shower, bunk bed)

Convenient Location

The airport is also conveniently located adjacent to the John Day Industrial Park. It is situated approximately one mile southwest of the central business district of John Day, Oregon.

Airport Master Plan

In 2019 the Federal Aviation Administration accepted and approved the Airport Master Plan for the Grant County Regional Airport, which began in July 2015.  The Airport Master Plan consists of a narrative for airport improvements over the next twenty years as well as an airport layout plan set.