Tag: Accomack County Airport

By Carol Vaughn — The Accomack County Airport is receiving more than $83,000 in federal funds to build a taxiway. Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine announced the award to build an 882-foot turnaround taxiway at the airport. The money will pay for the design phase of the project, according to a...
By Carol Vaughn — Regulations for aircraft operations at the Accomack County Airport were updated this month to include rules and standards related to unmanned aircraft systems. The Accomack County Board of Supervisor voted at the April 21 meeting to approve the changes. “The revisions were made to include regulations and standards...
By Connie Morrrison — Funding for a new airport hangar in Melfa is not dead yet. Del. Rob Bloxom introduced the $2 million amendment to the state biennial budget during the General Assembly special session. “This long-fought battle was won with the help of Sen. (Lynwood) Lewis who helped me persuade the...
By Linda Cicoira -- The Navy A-4 Skyhawk that is displayed next to the Accomack County Airport terminal, in Melfa, was given a new paint job this week. The initial estimate for the work was $50,000. Maintenance is required by the Navy as part of the loan contract with the...