Essential Air Service Program

Essential Air Service Program

Airports in Beckley and Lewisburg are targeted for a combined $4.4 million in new federal funding to continue the Essential Air Service program that guarantees flights and affordable prices for individual and business interests. Managers of both airports view such...
Air Traffic Control Tower Budget

Air Traffic Control Tower Budget

BECKLEY — Bipartisan legislation steered through the Senate translates into some $2 million for Raleigh County Memorial Airport for a two-year extension of the Essential Air Service program. In fact, airport Manager Tom Cochran pointed out Wednesday, bids are being...
Improving Airport Access

Improving Airport Access

BECKLEY — An extension of the access road to an industrial park has been assured at the Raleigh County Memorial Airport Industrial Park with $978,120 in federal funding announced Tuesday by West Virginia’s congressional delegation. The idea is to improve traffic flow...