Welcome to the AAAE Aviation News web site.
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 8:55ET

   Home
   News Home
   RFPs/Biz Ops
   Job Bank
   Search/Archives
   Subscribe
   Advertise
   About Us
   Contact Us

   Airport Magazine







Roanoke Airport To Gain DOT Air Service Development Funds


top story photo The Roanoke (Virginia) Regional Airport Commission announced that will receive $750,000 in federal funding from DOT's Small Community Air Service Development Program to help bring new nonstop, roundtrip service to Roanoke Regional Airport from Dallas Fort Worth, Denver or Detroit.

The commission can use the funds for a revenue guarantee, a marketing program, and fee waivers. This effort was a community collaboration in which the Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Botetourt Chamber of Commerce worked with local businesses to secure pledges to match the federal funds, according to the announcement.

 © 2018 AAAE