Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Maine Airports to Receive Federal Aviation Administration Grants
Three Maine airports are receiving grants, totaling $401,923, from the Federal Aviation Administration.
Congresswoman Chellie Pingree made the announcement in a written statement Tuesday.
The money will be used to improve runways.
Brunswick Executive Airport will receive $116,465 to rehabilitate and seal cracks in 16,000 feet of a runway and taxiway to maintain pavement integrity and minimize debris.
Waterville Robert LaFleur Airport is getting $135,458 to acquire land easements to enhance protection on runway approaches.
Knox County Regional Airport was awarded $150,000 to fund an environmental assessment to evaluate impacts related to a runway safety project.
Original article can be found here: http://wabi.tv
Posted by The Kathryn Report at 3/22/2016 09:08:00 PM