Going green at Laconia Airport

Photo Caption: Student pilot Dr. Josh Morrison of Gilford pours a sample of fuel into a fuel collection container during a preflight inspection at Laconia Municipal Airport. The fuel containers are just one of the many examples of Laconia Airport’s green initiatives, which confirm its commitment to protecting the environment. Morrison later soloed for the first time during his flight lesson.
By Carol Lee Anderson

GILFORD. N.H. – Earth Day is celebrated in numerous ways throughout the nation, and at Laconia Municipal Airport (LCI), “going green” is a just normal part of conducting daily business.

If anyone thinks that the airport that lies in the heart of the Lakes Region isn’t constantly working toward making sure its operations are earth-friendly, they are in for a pleasant surprise.

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TRL named Texas GA Airport of the Year

The Terrell Municipal Airport (TRL) has been recognized by the Texas Department of Transportation as the 2014 General Aviation Airport of the Year.

“It is an honor to be recognized for years of hard work,” Terrell Assistant City Manager Mike Sims told The Terrell Tribune. “This is a statement of a job well done and it means folks who have never before visited our airport will give us a look. That’s more business and more opportunities to impress.”