City eyeing major improvements to OCF

Posted on November 21st, 2013 by

The Florida city of Ocala has completed about 90% of its master plan for Ocala International Airport (OCF). According to a report at Ocala.com, the city has already invested $5 million in infrastructure — water, sewer, electric, telecommunications and roads —... Continue Reading →

New Jersey airports get improvement grants

Posted on November 21st, 2013 by

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has unveiled three airport grants totaling $80,064 in state funds to support airport improvement projects. These funds, which leverage federal funding, will support a total of $1.6 million worth of work. Continue Reading →

M08 adds mogas

Posted on November 20th, 2013 by

BOLIVAR, Tenn. — Mogas has been added as a new product line at the Hardeman County Airport (M08) in west Tennessee, otherwise known as Whitehurst Field in Bolivar. Continue Reading →

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Toys for Tots returns to Ramona Airport

Posted on November 20th, 2013 by

POWAY, Calif. — Airport tenants, local families, San Diego County Airports and Delkin Devices are once again partnering with the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation to bring the event back to Ramona Airport (RNM) for the seventh time. Continue Reading →

Hollingsworth Funds gives $25,000 grant for GMU park project

Posted on November 19th, 2013 by

Hollingsworth Funds has given $25,000 to Greenville Downtown Airport (GMU) to assist in adding playground equipment and a picnic pavilion to the aviation-themed community park being developed at the South Carolina airport. Continue Reading →

Everything changes

Posted on November 18th, 2013 by

It doesn’t take long to realize that everything around us changes through the years. By the time we’re in high school we notice that friends have moved away even as new friends magically arrive in town. The familiar old drug... Continue Reading →

New tenant at SEF

Posted on November 16th, 2013 by

GulfCoast Supply, a metal roofing manufacturer and supplier in the state of Florida, has become the newest tenant at Sebring Regional Airport (SEF). Continue Reading →

New airport opens in Texas

Posted on November 16th, 2013 by

A new airport has opened in Texas: Liberty Hill Air Ranch (XS12), located just northwest of Austin. Continue Reading →

RFP for El Monte hangar space issued

Posted on November 16th, 2013 by

American Airports Corporation has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a 10-year Hangar Lease Agreement at El Monte Airport in El Monte, Calif. Proposals will be received until 3 p.m. PDT, Dec. 10, 2013, at American Airports Corporation, 2425 Olympic Blvd., Suite... Continue Reading →

Collin County Regional Airport renamed McKinney National Airport

Posted on November 11th, 2013 by

McKINNEY, TEXAS — The McKinney City Council has approved changing the name of Collin County Regional Airport to McKinney National Airport. The decision follows the city’s purchase of the airport and the start of city operations as the airport’s FBO,... Continue Reading →