Concord-Padgett Regional Airport to receive $5.1M grant to rehabilitate parking area
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $986 million in airport infrastructure grants, the fifth allotment of the total $3.18 billion in Airport Improvement Program (AIP) funding for airports across the United States.
“This significant investment in airport improvements in North Carolina will fund construction and rehabilitation projects that will help maintain high levels of safety in U.S. aviation,” Chao said.
The following airports will receive a grant:
Asheville Regional–$5,319,909 – grant funds will be used to expand aircraft parking area, provide security enhancements and acquire snow removal equipment….