TxDOT Aviation awards $795K to Bay City Regional Airport

The Texas Transportation Committee has approved approximately $795,000 in state funding for the Bay City Regional Airport during its June meeting. The funds will be used for planned airport improvements, which include lighting improvements and a project bid to be completed this summer. …This year, TxDOT expects to provide approximately $60 million in funding for

Helena airport receives $3M in federal funding

The Helena Regional Airport recently received more than $3 million in federal funds, which local officials plan to put toward some needed maintenance projects. Helena was one of 13 Montana airports to receive more than $8 million total in funding from the Airport Improvement Program under the Department of Transportation. U.S. Sens. Steve Daines and

Minnesotans don’t need another airport tax

A lot has changed in the airline industry since I retired. I worked for one of the local carriers for more than 20 years, back then air travel was a privilege. Today though, because of the world we live in, air travel has had to adapt to more security measures, more travelers and unfortunately, more